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Comment: Re:Legally stream the entire album for free! (Score 1) 160 160

Also he recently released the video for Perform This Way (his Gaga parody) although fair warning, it's one of the more disturbing music videos I've seen. ;^)

Well to be fair, that just means that the video is faithful to the original source material. ;)

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Fable II DLC Coming In December 25 25

Microsoft has announced that the first pack of downloadable content for Fable II will be available on December 12th. It introduces a new island called "Knothole," which contains new quests and dungeons, as well was various items and character customization effects. An interesting article about Fable II's morality system is up at Valuable Games. The author says, "In many ways the game's moral dimension feels more like a feature, similar to the implementation of new shaders or an upgraded AI system. It is not that the morality system is tacked on; it is a central part of the gameplay. But, compared to the enormous amount of work that must have gone into designing the world (i.e. creating artwork, a coherent narrative and the world itself), there seems to be far less time spent on developing (minor) emergent moral choices and major moral dilemmas in the game's overall narrative." GameSetWatch has a related story about how the game approached storytelling.

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