Retire the space marine

I’ve finally re-committed to Deus Ex: Human Revolution. The four or five times I played the first eight hours (on a preview disc, months before release) held me for a long time. Frankly, the idea of clearing all that trouble again just to reach the rest of the game didn’t exactly thrill me, but here’s what brought me back: lead character Adam Jensen.

The Diablo III auction house is not the end of the world

Imagine a world where gaming is run by all of the greediest publishers. It's a world where money equals power; the more you spend, the more fun you have. High-level items come with a high-end price tag. You not only pay to play, but you also pay for that Epic Knife of Dragon Slaying and your Codpiece of Might.