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Author Archive | Tim Poon

The Obvious Gotham

Television pilots are terrible. They’re rarely indicative of the future of the show. Either through drastic shifts in showrunners, celebrity guest director, or hard swings in characterizations, the ensuing series often pivots in some not insignificant way. For instance, the first episode of New Girl was terrible and the show turned out to be quite […]

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The Loot Cave Situation

If you’ve played Destiny, you’ve undoubtedly heard about the Loot Cave. Or maybe it’s successor, Loot Cave 2.0. (Not very creative with names, are they?) The gist is this: the way Destiny‘s loot system works is primarily based on Engrams, or little bundles of categorical rarity that you have to have decoded into actual loot. […]

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Blizzard’s Titan Falls

You’ve surely heard the news and read the punny headlines as bad as this one: Blizzard has canned Titan, their next-gen MMO. After sinking seven years and untold amounts of money into the project, Blizzard has seen fit to scrap the game rather than ship it in some suboptimal state. If we shuttle ourselves back […]

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