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Shamus Young attempts to make the game industry less dysfunctional by arguing with a rhetorical wall and hoping things change for the better.

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Shamus provides some hard data on videogame piracy.

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Shamus Young revisits DRM and looks at the good progress companies are making... towards turning everyone pirate.

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Mass Effect 2 has just the right amount of story, no matter what kind of player you are.

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How long you're allowed to enjoy a game is sometimes completely out of your hands.

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Shamus discusses the muddy waters of DLC.

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Pop quiz, hotshot: How many applications does it take to run a game?

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Why hire a master chef to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich?

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Shamus Young gives some handy pointers for saving your game company from financial disaster.

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Shamus looks back on 2009 and finds that it wasn't all bad news.

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Maybe the reason people want to play MMOGs by themselves is that playing with others is a royal pain.

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What's with all the people wanting to play MMOGs by themselves?

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RPGs are very fond of recycling content, thank goodness.

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The characters in Dragon Age: Origins feel a little...familiar.

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Using sexy advertisements to sell games is nothing new, but what are the makers of Evony thinking?

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The Wii may be the hardcore gamer's best ally.