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35 Years Of Influence – A Look Back at Origin Systems, Creators of Ultima and More

There was a whole lot going on in the world of computers and games in the years leading up to the founding of Origin Systems in 1983. It was the…

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Crytek Suing Star Citizen Developer for Copyright Infringement, Breach of Contract

Update: We have received Cloud Imperium Games’ official statement, which is as follows: We are aware of the Crytek complaint having been filed in the US District Court. CIG hasn’t…

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Star Citizen Expands Sales To Now Include Land Claims

Crowdfunding sensation (for better or worse) Star Citizen is offering up a new feature for players to prepurchase, in-game real estate. A recent update has announced that players will be able…

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Star Citizen is an RPG set in an open universe. Star Citizen is set in four main components: space combat, mining, exploration, and first person shooter elements.

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Free Weekend: Fractured Space, Sunless Sea, The Ship, and Star Citizen

If you’re looking to game on a budget this weekend, there’s a heck of a good free weekend going on right now! First up is Fractured Space. This team-based space shooter lets…

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The View From Orbit: 100 Million Wookies Can’t Be Wrong

100 Million dollars can’t be wrong: Star Citizen finally crossed the 100 Million mark.  Whether you think this is profound success, or profound proof of idiocracy, I think we can…

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Why Good Kickstarters Fail

Kickstarter is such a promising concept. Creators rich with ideas can reach out to consumers aching for something novel and interesting, seeking to fund their greatest dream—remove the middle man…

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The Business of Fun

On the 3rd of August 2015, a financial newspaper called “The Nikkei” released a report on the work environment the devs at Konami make their games in. Konami recently stirred…

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The Escapist – An Opportunity to Discuss Anonymous Sources

The recent dealings between Star Citizen and The Escapist have brought quite a few interesting questions forward to discuss. I’m not all that interested in arguing who is in the…

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[Updated] Star Citizen – Lawsuits and Journalism Ethics

Those of you that follow gaming news even semi regularly are probably aware that there are some serious allegations being leveled at Star Citizen, its developer Cloud Imperium Games (CIG), and…