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Review: Diablo 3

Review: Diablo 3(1)

Where is your copy of Diablo 3 ? It's not on your computer. It never will be. It is in the cloud, with all its virtual spoils streaming live over the Internet.
Always on
By MADDY MYERS  |  June 01, 2012

Portland’s Occupation preps for winter

OccupyMaine's Portland branch has a plan for winter survival and overall camp safety that includes using the people's mic for emergency warnings, round-the-clock warming huts, and shifting to hotels or other dwellings in times of extreme cold.
Occupy Watch
By JEFF INGLIS  |  November 18, 2011

Review: Starcraft II

Imagine a game of chess. Now, imagine playing five chess games at the same time, as fast as you can. That would only scratch the surface of the skills you need to play StarCraft .
It's not too late to join the party
By MADDY MYERS  |  August 13, 2010

Starcraft II's bittersweet midnight launch

STARCRAFT II MIDNIGHT LAUNCH | And people say gamers don't get out enough After seeing my (mostly gamer-populated) Facebook feed filling with excitement about StarCraft...
By Maddy Myers  |  July 27, 2010

Player betrayers

On July 6, Blizzard Entertainment announced that the forums on its immensely popular World of Warcraft would begin to show players' legal names instead of their character names. Blizzard's explanation? "Removing the veil of anonymity typical to online
World of Warcraft's privacy-breach bummer
By MADDY MYERS  |  July 23, 2010