So the big bad evil gal is not only ambiguously evil, she’s also kinda respectful and willing to be honest and open, assuming you’ll repay with similar regard. This is the sort of behaviour that players find difficult to digest, along with “not being asked to do a side-quest for me, despite me very obviously needing some help” and “we’re not ordering pizza tonight, sorry guys”.


For January’s Crystal Ball article, the people have chosen “rodents”; it’s safe to assume we’re going to see some new, really cute monsters coming out of this.

Aviv had a croissant this morning, it was pretty good.

On my new episode of On the Shoulders of Dwarves, we discuss a topic I really enjoy talking about: pacing the game.

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