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Executive Editor of ManaPool. A student of game design, Amber is currently writing from the frozen north that is Canada. She has a penchant for tactical team-based games and a particular taste for theorycrafting. Want to discuss community and player experience? Talk to her!

ArcheAge Guide to Greater Howling Abyss

ArcheAge Guide to Greater Howling Abyss

This is a level 50 dungeon located at the northernmost point of Hellswamp. There is another version of this dungeon that characters below level 50…

Indie Game Roundup: Magicks

Indie Game Roundup: Magicks

Thursday Triple is a weekly roundup of Indie Games from around the Net. When the going gets tough, sometimes the tough like to take a…

Indie Game Roundup: Cakewalk

Indie Game Roundup: Cakewalk

Thursday Triple is a weekly roundup of Indie Games from around the Net. Ever get the feeling that something, by all rights, should be easy,…

Kickstarter: Battle Chef Brigade

Kickstarter: Battle Chef Brigade

Ever since playing Capcom’s Monster Hunter series on various consoles, I fell in love with the idea of killing beasties for their delicious meats. Instead…

Indie Game Roundup: Conundrum

Indie Game Roundup: Conundrum

Thursday Triple is a weekly roundup of Indie Games from around the Net. It’s a sign that I should exercise my brain more often when…

Indie Game Roundup: Shadows

Indie Game Roundup: Shadows

Thursday Triple is a weekly roundup of Indie Games from around the Net. It’s getting darker these days. Normally I’d refer to a particular season…

Indie Game Roundup: 1 to 4

Indie Game Roundup: 1 to 4

Thursday Triple is a weekly roundup of Indie Games from around the Net. Ah, the children are back to school. It seems like all the…

Indie Game Roundup: Trance

Indie Game Roundup: Trance

Thursday Triple is a weekly roundup of Indie Games from around the Net. Apologies for the late article – I came down with a nasty…

Indie Game Roundup: Strife

Indie Game Roundup: Strife

Thursday Triple is a weekly roundup of Indie Games from around the Net. From spies to exploding cars, here are some games to look forward…

Indie Game Roundup: Knee-Deep

Indie Game Roundup: Knee-Deep

Thursday Triple is a weekly roundup of Indie Games from around the Net. Nothing could possibly go wrong, is what I’d like to say. Here…