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Horse fans mod Sims 3, RDR2 into the horse games they crave

All the horse games on the market are bad, so fan-made mods have to fill the gap

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Monster Factory: Election Day for the Boy-Mayor of Second Life

This is it. All of the good, hard work that the Boy-Mayor of Second Life and Totino's, his campaign manager, have done over the past couple of weeks has been building to this: Election Day. Have...

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Monster Factory: Forming a think tank with Second Life's best and brightest

Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube The re-election campaign for the Boy-Mayor of Second Life didn't exactly start out with a bang. That is, of course, not the fault of campaign...

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Monster Factory: On the campaign trail with the Boy Mayor of Second Life

Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube It has been a difficult few months for the Boy Mayor of Second Life. For one thing, he can't figure out the particular command you need to input...

News
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I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream is Night Dive's latest old-school revival

I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream, the classic ‘90s adventure game for Windows PC based on the Harlan Ellison story of the same name, has quietly reappeared on contemporary hardware this week....

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Monster Factory: Cast your vote for the Boy-Mayor of Second Life

Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube How, how, how have we not done a Monster Factory on Second Life up until this point? It's a game that gives you basically unlimited control of...

Analysis
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Obituary: And so, farewell PlayStation Home

When it launched in 2008, PlayStation Home was vaunted as a utopian entertainment futureplex in which we could reinvent ourselves in digital form and er, hang out at the mall. Six years on, the...

Feature
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AM Radio: The Banksy of Second Life

Last year, a friend asked if I wanted to meet the man known as AM Radio. I never expected to meet him. If the world of MMOs has a Banksy, it's AM Radio. But where the British street...

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No permission needed: behind the scenes of an all-girl game development camp

The main library at Northern Illinois University is empty. The college students have mostly gone home for the summer. Card catalogs have been powered down and thousands of books wait, collecting...

News
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Second Life studio working on a spiritual sequel

Second Life developer Linden Lab is currently working on the spiritual sequel to the massively multiplayer online social title, according to a statement the developer provided to Polygon. This new...