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While US copies of South Park: The Stick of Truth are completely uncensored, Europe’s version is censored on consoles only. Our is censored on everything. And it looks like the same method of mild censorship protest we knew was coming in Australia is being used overseas as well.
Gaming is an intuitive hobby, and there are some problems in the gaming world only a human can solve. Whether a game is “fun”, is wholly subjective. But through the use of a fun spreadsheet trick, it’s possible to achieve near perfect balance by isolating a game’s overpowered strategy. For fun, I used it in Neptune’s Pride 2 — and became overpowered in the process.
Aussie Youtuber VaatiVidya is one of the best & biggest Dark Souls commentators, gaining popularity for his lore-focused “Prepare to Cry” series. He’s had early access to From Software’s soul-crushing sequel, and has been answering questions for people over on the ‘Tube. It’s one of the rare sources going beyond the basics of “You can be invaded while hollow now”.
In case you hadn’t heard a while back, there’s a sequel to Chess in the works. On whose authority can someone make a sequel to Chess? Well, that’s the thing. It’s really just up to whether has the gumption to take the authority. And while the natural reaction is a “Hmph”, and perhaps a “Who does this guy think he is?”, I gave the new Chess a go while speaking to its developer – and it’s actually pretty damn good.
It’s an especially good day on Steam. Not as good as it was over the break mind you, because there was a day there when Left 4 Dead 2 was literally free. It actually kind of broke the Steam front page. But I hear tell that when free isn’t available, cheap is the next best thing. And these are certainly cheap.