Op-Ed

Opinion-Editorial articles from The Escapist

25 Sep 2018 12:00
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Are we headed for another crash?

18 Sep 2018 12:00
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Judging by comments and social media interactions, everyone agrees that loot boxes are bad for gamers, but according to Shamus, they're even bad for the publishers pushing them.

4 Sep 2018 12:00
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After 17 years of Xbox, Microsoft still hasn't made a dent in the Japanese market. Shamus Young sees an opportunity to change that.

28 Aug 2018 12:00
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Shamus Young takes on No Man's Sky NEXT

24 Aug 2018 12:00
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14 Sep 2017 12:00
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"Why try to copy other games (and even do it in a mediocre way) and add generic features, when you have a pretty unique game and features? Why [decide to] not enhance those, but copy others instead?"

2 Jun 2017 12:00
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Valve set the Steam Direct fee today, and it's not nearly high enough.

12 May 2017 12:00
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Last fall, the idea of a Stargate reboot seemed to lose steam. But what if the original plans for their trilogy had already been released as stand-alone films?

3 May 2017 12:00
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Arkane shouldn't try to suggest that gamers should just use Steam's refund system in place of a Prey PC demo.

1 May 2017 12:00
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The Switch has sold well so far, but don't get carried away on predictions for the future just yet.

21 Apr 2017 12:00
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A Serbian Film deserves its reputation as a revolting film.

18 Apr 2017 12:00
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Microsoft needs more than hardware to make Project Scorpio a success - it needs more good games.

14 Apr 2017 12:00
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Without Bullitt, we may not have the car movies we have today.

11 Apr 2017 12:00
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I want to talk about role playing. And why it seems to be such a very small part of what are termed "role-playing games" these days.

23 Mar 2017 12:00
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The Australian government's Classification Board refused to classify Outlast 2, effectively banning the game from sale in the country. Unless, of course, they remove certain content.