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#Gamergate; it’s actually not about ethics in journalism but I’d like it to be

If you haven’t been following what has been going on in the world of gaming then you may not have heard of #gamergate. Rather than go over how it started again, check out this article by Caitlin Dewey on gamergate

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

Quiet but Thinking

It’s been a couple of weeks since my last post and I wanted to let you know that I’m still active. It’s been a crazy couple of weeks in work and I just got back from a wedding in Rome,

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Should Game Mods have Standards?

I love PC mods, they are one of the reasons I’ve been playing Skyrim for so long. They add additional content, tweak game balance, retexture graphics, fix bugs, fix annoying game features. There is a lot of love for the

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

Essential things to know about Dragon Age: Inquisition

GaymerX, Gamescon and PAX Prime have been & gone, leaving behind them a trail of juicy  new Dragon Age content. I’ve googled my fingers bloody to bring you a list of the reveals that you need to know, in no

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

You have been Chosen: Part 3 #chosen

You know, I think I’m going to miss these teasers when BioWare stop doing them. Of course, I wont miss people bitching in the comments on YouTube. “*cry* cry* but they don’t make any sense and don’t tell us what

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Dragon Age: Inquisition News

Back in April I posted the 10 things in DA:I that I’m existed for, it’s been 3 months & E3 has happened and there has been a TON of new DA:I information released, so I thought I’d add another 4

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

Diversity in Games: Part 2

Note from Phantomrachie After an epic battle, my mighty foes ‘Stomach Bug’ and ‘Procrastination’  have been defeated and I’ve been able to finish this post. I hope you enjoy it. Have a deadly week! Quick Recap In Part 1, I

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

Diversity in Games: Part 1 – Oh Ubisoft

Oh Ubisoft  for one shining moment you could almost be considered to be bring diversity to gaming and then you go and ruin it. Quick Recap For those of you who are not aware, Ubisoft revealed their new Assassin’s Creed

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

What is a Gamer?

What is a Gamer? Are they someone who plays games or are they someone who plays a certain type of games? The gaming community has simultaneously been trying to be taken seriously by other entertainment communities and has been tearing

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel

10 things in Dragon Age: Inquisition that I’m excited for

  10: Multiple Races Inquisition brings back the multiple player races from Dragon Age Origin (DA:O). When Dragon Age:2 came out it felt like I was one of the few who liked Hawke as the protagonist.  It added the HUGE benefit

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Posted in Opinion By Rachel