Geek Links of the Week

With Irrational Games closing down and moving on to smaller projects, why not take a look back at this behind the scenes look at the development of BioShock. [Eurogamer]

Some indie games have become such a big mainstream success that the rise of indie game millionaires is getting covered by mainstream publications. [The New Yorker]

You can spend as much on a new gaming PC as you can on a console and still get better performance. You just have to put together the right combination of parts and retailers. [GameSpot]

This week’s Steam Gauge project: Is there are correlation between game ratings and sales? Okay, they don’t go as statistically intense as I would have liked with correlations and regressions and the like but does give you a little insight. [Ars Technica]

You’ve fallen victim to the viral sensations that are / were Flappy Bird and 2048. Now, try both at the same time in Flappy48. [Flappy48]


About Steve Murray

Steve is the founder and editor of The Lowdown Blog and et geekera. On The Lowdown Blog, he often writes about motorsports, hockey, politics and pop culture. Over on et geekera, Steve writes about geek interests and lifestyle. Steve is on Twitter at @TheSteveMurray.

Posted on April 25, 2014, in Links of the Week. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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