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The Real Reason We Hate Easy Achievements

The Real Reason We Hate Easy Achievements

You know the ones. Sometimes you start a new game, and a few minutes in — before you even do anything — and ping! Achievement Unlocked. Congrats, you earned that achievement by, um, existing?

What Kind of Gamer Are You?

What Kind of Gamer Are You?

Quick: Are you hardcore or casual? Answer! For those who cannot pick either, you might be something else. You might be a “mid-core gamer,” somewhere between the hardcore and casual netherworlds. Blog 8bitrocket has not only coined the term but also come up with a neato manifesto. Writes 8bitrocket: Hardcore…