Things I’m Most Looking Forward To in 2017

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An annual tradition for this blog is to list stuff I’m looking forward to in the coming year. Because I’m about two weeks behind where I need to be, here’s the stuff I’m looking forward to in 2017. More

What I’ve Been Reading: January 15, 2017

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After a hiatus, What I’ve Been Reading is back to ruin your day. More

The Ten Biggest Pop Culture Disappointments of 2016

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I’ve somehow managed to do this every year since 2011, so why break the streak? Here are the ten bits of pop culture that disappointed me most in 2016. More

My Favourite Albums of 2016

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I’m aware that I’m a bit late to the party, but better late than never. It’s time for my favourite albums of 2016. More

The 10 Best (and 2 Most Disappointing) Video Games of 2016

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In 2016, it felt like my gaming diet returned to normal. Last year, I played smaller titles and indie games almost exclusively. This year, I got back into big-budget gaming, and I think I found a nearly-optimal balance between indie games and AAA behemoths. I enjoyed almost every game I played this year, and there wasn’t a single one I hated. For that reason, I’m not covering the worst titles of the year  (Pony Island and That Dragon, Cancer, if you care, but I wouldn’t consider either to be a bad game). Instead, I’ll be talking about the most disappointing games: the ones with the biggest gap in quality between what could have been and what was.

But let’s save that for later. For now, let’s talk about my top 10 games of the year. (You can find my full ranking here.) More

What I’ve Been Reading: December 25, 2016

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Merry Christmas, readers! The annual end-of-the-year posts are on their way. But first, I bring you your (mostly) weekly roundup of links from around teh interwebz. More

What I’ve Been Reading: December 18, 2016

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A really short one this week, because meh. More

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