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My thoughts on tonight's episode of 'Game of Thrones', the scene between Jaime and Cersei, and some of the broader themes about "chains" and what they mean to all the different characters. 
'Game of Thrones' takes the story in a surprising new direction in Sunday night's grim episode.
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"But I do think that the game’s creators should have been much more upfront about the changes prior to the release of Dark Souls II on Xbox 360 and PS3, and should speak at greater length about both the “delicate balance” and what that meant for the game and whether these changes were also made to the upcoming PC release."
The makers of the famously difficult action-RPG respond to the last minute graphical changes.
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You can read the first part of my Dark Souls II review here. See my commentary on the lighting and graphics downgrade controversy here. As we've already discussed, Dark Souls II has sparked controversy. Some of it is simply gamers upset at changes to the gameplay. Not everyone is fond of despawning [...]
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"Indeed, Bandai Namco is promising a higher framerate, higher-definition resolution and textures, and actual mouse and keyboard support (though let’s be very clear here: this is a game designed for a gamepad and ought to be played with one.)"
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Hennig has a great track record and she'll bring a lot to the table with this Star Wars game. Now it's up to EA to not mess things up.
The long-time video game developer leaves 'Uncharted' behind to work on a new 'Star Wars' title.
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"This morning on Twitter, Dong Nguyen was asked whether or not he would be putting the game back on the App Store, to which he replied: “Yes. But not soon.”"
The 'Flappy Bird' creator will bring the game back, but not anytime soon.
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From Software's latest installment in the 'Souls' series is meeting some backlash online.
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"But everything I’ve seen so far of Inquisition makes me excited about the game. This new footage shows a world of sprawling castles, alien landscapes, and stunning forests. It’s impressive, to say the least, and hopefully a sign that the rest of the game will be as fully developed."
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I'm a freelance writer and blogger.  I write about technology, nerd culture, craft beer, music and economics at Forbes and about politics and political philosophy at The League of Ordinary Gentlemen.
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