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Riven is still careful to let you investigate the realm in your own time. The fleeting glimpses of humanity, though, naturally create an urge to meet some of these folks. Why won’t they be your friend? That’s for you to figure out. The emptiness that was taken as a matter of fact in Myst is part of the puzzle in Riven; it enriches the tensions of the game.”

—Our latest “Special Topics In Gameology” series is about emptiness in games. Myst uses it to calm you; its sequel, Riven, uses it to provoke you.

why did I watch the 2001 deactivation clip online. what the shit weird mood was I in where I thought that wouldnt be massively harrowing this time round

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Carmen Twillie,
The Lion King (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

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Favorite Films2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

Asker Anonymous Asks:
IT WAS A PRETTY SHIT DEAL, I THINK, WHAT WITH THE WHOLE NOBILITY BY BIRTH THING.
stargazypie stargazypie Said:

I agree anon, there was a distinct lack of opportunity for social mobility

Were you around when elephants were alive?

One day, you may be taking your grandkids to a natural history museum. As you pass through the extinct animal wing, don’t be surprised when you hear that question.

Earth’s next major extinction has begun — and guess who’s partly to blame? 

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THIS MUST STOP!

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This article is pretty utilitarian in its tone (too much ‘if this happened it would be bad for US because xyz’) but it gets the point across obliquely

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Nicholas Courtney and Tom Baker (x)

uNIT dATING conTROVERSY

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30 DAYS OF DOCTOR WHO

Day 29:Who is your favorite Time Lord other than the Doctor?

The Master, of course. Especially my Doctor’s Master.

And it happens to be him.

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