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Wizards of the Coast Release Classic D&D to PDF

Today, Wizards of the Coast together with DriveThruRPG, is thrilled to announce the official launch of Dungeons & Dragons Classics, a new online PDF store containing classic content from every edition of D&D, including fan-favorite supplement materials and iconic adventures. A one-stop-shop for …

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Retro Review: Mass Effect

The text below the break is part of a review originally written on September 20, 2008 some time after the PC Windows release*. Here are some updated thoughts:  I’ve played through the PC version of Mass Effect three or four times.  I consider the …

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Valve Backs Xi3’s Mini-PC: Piston

Valve Software has been hinting for a long time that it would like to connect a piece of hardware directly to its Steam software service. The piece of hardware has been lovingly dubbed the “Steam Box” but has been vaporware …

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Defiance MMO Beta: Jan 18-20

The SyFy Channel and Trion Worlds (Rift) are embarking on a new, ambitious concept this April:  Launching a new television series that is linked with a massively multiplayer online (MMO) shooter.  This concept has never before been tried by a …

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Precision Machined Dice

Kickstarter is awesome.  There’s no denying that.  Where else can a young engineering geek get to practice some of her fundamental engineering knowledge by using CAD to design up near perfectly balanced dice, engage a machine shop to discuss the …

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Firefly Universe Online…Lives!

Browncoats everywhere can rejoice!  Firefly Universe Online has risen from the dead.   It appears that Fox has given their blessings to DarkCryo Entertainment to continue developing their browser based MMORPG that takes place in the Firefly universe.  Presumably this …

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