Most excited for the upcoming Professor Layton and Metal Gear Solid: Snake Eater, of which the latter looks to be quite the graphical showpiece.
Likely the most beautiful office space I’ve ever seen.
The Senke des Chaos’ blog has a post containing a nice extension to the Most Popular Tags WordPress plugin: the ability to add a link to a full tag cloud page — in case you only want to show a few tags in the widget itself.
I’m considering merging these changes into the original plugin, but for now, take a look at the extension if you are interested in the added functionality.
Roger Travis, Associate Professor of Classics at the University of Connecticut, explains how games and gamer culture are much older and better things than most people think.
Instantly added to my feed reader.
Portal’s ending theme may well be one of the greatest video game songs ever created, and the duo behind it are also working on the sequel’s music. Jonathan Coulton:
I live and die by the niche, basically. I write all these geeky songs. It’s Internet people who keep me afloat for the most part. But then, suddenly there was this Portal thing, and it was a global phenomenon, and it reached all sorts of people that I wouldn’t have otherwise reached.
Screenwriter Terence Winter:
Thank God for HBO. They let you tell intelligent stories in a slow, careful way. You can let them breathe.