Another beta weekend for The Elder Scrolls Online (ESO) has come and gone. It’s the last beta weekend I’ve been informed about, and unfortunately, it wasn’t very fruitful for me. Last time we did a broad, general overview of what you can expect from the storyline, the gameplay, and the visuals: The storyline is mythical/spiritual in nature, focusing (at least in the beginning) on Molag Bal’s invasion into our world.

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Let’s get my bias out of the way: I’m completely addicted to Skyrim. I’ve been playing The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim pretty consistently since July 11, 2013, putting in 147 hours and completing 48 achievements. Considering my current Steam record is 277.6 hours in Fallout: New Vegas (completing all 75 achievements), that’s still not too shabby. There’s just something (more exactly, a lot of somethings) that draws me into the

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Day 2 and 3 of the Consumer Electronics Show has come! (If you missed Day 0 and 1 highlights you can find them here.) Here are the highlights (thanks to Wired for the coverage): Sony unveiled: SmartWatch 2, successor to the original. PlayStation Now, a streaming gaming service. It will come to PlayStation devices first (PS3, PS4, and PS Vita), and eventually to tablets, phones, and Bravia TVs. You can rent by title or

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[Note: At the time of this article’s release, I have yet to see Her and Inside Llewyn Davis] That old standby. The end-of-the-year list on a Cultural Commentary website aimed at media. And since I’m the editor-in-chief, I get the great pleasure of telling you my favorite everything from the year. From movies and books to music and video games. From television to technology. This is what I’ve been ingesting since the

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