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Noteworthy Shareware turned Freeware in March 2011

Every month I try to find and present a handful of noteworthy software titles that used to be payware but have been released as...

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I’ve always enjoyed multiplayer gaming experiences far more than single player ones, with some few notable exceptions. It is therefore my custom to try and...

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Play a revitalized Half-Life with the FREE Black Mesa Total Conversion Mod

Do you look back on the original Half-Life game with nostalgia and pleasant memories of blowing up aliens, squishing enemies with a crowbar and...

Finally! My “Top Freeware” page is updated

I just updated my "Top Freeware" page, which was very (very) long overdue, and making it into a "Top 30" listing in the process...

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