Steam Achievements: Getting To 100%

A secret hobby of mine, when I’m not in the middle of playing yet another round of Tekken, is to unlock Steam achievements. I don’t know why; there’s not really many reasons for doing it, bar for bragging rights, but I just enjoy it. Perhaps it’s the application of gamification within, well, what you can do in a video game. It takes your game from hard to ludicrous, or from easy to challenging, depending on the severity of the achievement. My obsession started in the realm of MMOs and yes, I believe that achievements, including Steam achievements, becomes a game in itself.

A secret hobby of mine, when I’m not in the middle of playing yet another round of Tekken, is to unlock Steam achievements. I don’t know why; there’s not really many reasons for doing it, bar for bragging rights, but I just enjoy it. Perhaps it’s the application of gamification within, well, what you can do in a video game. It takes your game from hard to ludicrous, or from easy to challenging, depending on the severity of the achievement. My obsession started in the realm of MMOs and yes, I believe that achievements, including Steam achievements, becomes a game in itself.

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The Week In Geek – 01/12/14

This week has been a bit of a mixed bag for news… On the one hand we had one very sad bit of news, but on the other hand we got something delicious flying through the air in hopes to land on your plate in an edible way… Welcome back to The Week In Geek.

This week has been a bit of a mixed bag for news… On the one hand we had one very sad bit of news, but on the other hand we got something delicious flying through the air in hopes to land on your plate in an edible way… Welcome back to The Week In Geek.

The Week In Geek

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