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  1. Games You May Have Missed: Darksiders

    Given the dearth of games that have captivated my attention, this summer has given me an opportunity to work on the backlog of games that had piqued my interest but I had not been able to pick up due to the constraints of life. Chief among them was Darksiders, a game that many have heralded as a darker, moodier Legend of Zelda. Considering my love for the Zelda franchise, this seemed like the perfect ...
  2. ISLABLOG: WEIRD CRAP FROM MY INBOX

    As you've likely already ascertained from the harpsichord janglin' in the background, it is time for another edition of MASTERPIECE ISLADAR, wherein I shall constructionate words with other words and make a thing for you to read. Gather 'round, little potatoes, pour yourself a snifter of grown-up juice, and prepare for the aforementioned, but now about to be actually-mentioned, word parts...

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  3. Ikarys: the Bloggening 1: or "it doesn't have a subtitle, because it is the first one"

    Lessons we can learn about technology contracting from The Witcher II: Assassins of Kings, or The 5 habits of highly effective Witchers

    The world views them in roughly parallel ways; deplorable mutants who earn their keep by offering gruesome solutions to problems beyond the ken of most mortals. Viewed as degenerate subhumans by a majority of the populace, they are often befriended by circumstance or out of sympathy from equally reviled misfits. Their trade is esoteric and unwanted, ...

    Updated 2011-07-09 at 00:59 by isladar

  4. I AM GREAT, AND BY EXTENSION, THE THINGS I LIKE ARE ALSO GREAT

    Since BG has opened the floodgates with this new-fangled blog thinger, I've noticed a disturbing trend. While the blog entries have been both entertaining and informative, an important demographic has been entirely ignored: me. All these game reviews and whatnot are great and all, but really, how is the audience supposed to make an informed judgment on a thing if they don't know if Isladar would like it? More importantly, does Isladar like it? We can't let this shit be subjective. We can't ...
  5. Review: Hunted: The Demon's Forge

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    This is a different game you've played before. In the thought process of making a Gears of War clone, Inxile Entertainment and Bethesda had the idea that few have been able to get coded properly. "Let's use swords and bows instead of guns and chainsaws!" Thus is born Hunted: The Demon's Forge.

    In Hunted you play as E'Lara, who I will simply refer to as Elara. You can also ...
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