What Went Wrong with Gaming?

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When did gaming become so predatory?

Join me as we dive back to the arcades, and journey through gaming history to identify the moments gaming went from being fun, to financial, and ask, what went wrong with gaming?

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GOG is giving away a free game to start its big Winter Sale

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GOG is giving away a free game to start its big Winter Sale

Winter is here and you know what that means: Cold, snow, 5 pm darkness, and the subtle but unmistakable funk of wet, sweaty boots piled in the front hall. But it’s also the time of year-end sales, and the GOG Winter Sale (opens in new tab) is kicking things off with a giveaway of the mousey RPG Ghost of a Tale (opens in new tab).

Grab the game for free here.

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