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Day One Review: Elite Dangerous

Day One Review: Elite Dangerous

I’ve spent the last few weeks with Elite: Dangerous (since Gamma 1.0 was released to us Kickstarters), and about four problem-free hours tonight, on launch day (and I’ll be coming back here periodically as time passes and the game grows). Probably about an hour of all of that time was spent just scrolling through the key bindings, and subsequently pressing keys on my keyboard that I rarely, if ever touch. Yes, after 30 years Elite is back, and it’s already eating my life. Elite is one of the true jewels in gaming’s crown. It’s been ported from its original assembly language (assembled in the mighty BBC BASIC [...]

December 17, 2014 Neurotic Reviews 10

PC Gaming in… 2002

PC Gaming in… 2002

Greetings, fellow XP4Ts. As we approach the end of yet another year, I thought it might be fun to look back and see how far our shared passion, PC gaming, has come over the last decade. To this end, I’m digging through my gigantic collection of PG Gamer magazines (UK edition), beginning with my earliest issue – No. 106, from February 2002. Every now and then, I’ll fillet another for juicy details and we’ll do the Timewarp again. (Just so you know, I am in no way affiliated with PCG, Future Publishing, or anything like that. I’m just a long-time [...]

November 6, 2014 Neurotic Retro Gaming 1