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Dark Narrative: A Seminary and a Crypt

Thief fans can puzzle over which of the original titles is better: Thief: The Dark Project or Thief II: The Metal Age. One quandary is each game’s atmosphere: TDP‘s got a darker, more surreal…

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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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Dark Narrative: Tomb Raidin’

Far from the comfy abodes of the wealthy and the familiar hum of civilization, haunted crypts and dead cities lie. Garrett ventures away from the confines of the City a…

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These Dark Walls Speak: An Interview With Thief Fan Mission Author “skacky”

“skacky,” or Romain Barrilliot, is one of the best Thief fan missions authors there is. Most of his missions are done in a surreal style based on the original title,…

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Dark Narrative: Assassins

I’ve always been curious to see how the rich and powerful really live, especially those whose riches and power are built off crime. I imagine their abodes are filled with…

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Dark Narrative: Shipping…and Receiving

Sometimes you pick up on stories you never intended to. A trip to the mall reveals a family’s financial troubles or a store manager’s unscrupulous practices if you listen in,…

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Dark Narrative: Lord Bafford’s Manor

“Lord Bafford’s Manor” is the starting point for all the Thief adventures. It’s my first step each time I replay the game, and, after the training mission has greeted you,…

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Deus Ex, Far Cry Among Additions to GOG Galaxy Cloud Saves Program

There have been new games added to GOG Galaxy Cloud Saves according to a news post on the company’s official website. For those who are unfamiliar with the feature, cloud…

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Character Select: A Rebel Without a Cause – Garrett

Often portrayed as clever rogues, anti-heroes are loved primarily in the way they conduct themselves when compared to other strangers. Typically, it is easy to say anyone who does not…

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Board Game News: Announcements Galore!

Convention season is huge in the board games industry. New titles are being announced left and right, with many on the docket for release at major conventions, such as GenCon,…