My Latest Minecraft Project
By DukeSkath on Sunday, 27th July, 2014 Recently I had a flash of inspiration for a new building in Minecraft. I was thinking about the Luce Memorial Chapel in Taiwan, designed by Chinese-American architect IM Pei: I wanted to make something that replicated its sloping ceiling, but... 1Read Now!
Video Games Can Make You More Sensitive
By DukeSkath on Monday, 30th June, 2014 An intriguing new study from the University of Buffalo suggests that video games with immoral content may actually help us becomeÂ more sensitive to ethical processing, rather than less (as the conventional wisdom states). From MedicalDaily: "Rather than leading players to... 0Read Now!
CS:GO For It
By DukeSkath on Friday, 27th June, 2014 I have never played the competitive mode ofÂ CounterStrike: Global Offensive. Those cats play forÂ keeps, and you've got to commit to the full 30 rounds. So when I teamed up with Epicscotsman today for a little team deathmatch, I was shocked... 0Read Now!
Eurogamer Editor-In-Chief: “I am sexist”
By DukeSkath on Monday, 23rd June, 2014 Thanks to Lord Jason for linking us to this interesting piece from Eurogamer editor-in-chief Tom Bramwell. When I look around, I see the same things I've been doing and saying without thinking about them reflected back at me from every... 0Read Now!