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Dan Griliopoulos. Games Writer @Improbableio. Sideline @proxy_studios. Philosophy+games book: Manc/Atheist/Jew/Greek/Colourblind/He

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This Apple-Epic battle is interesting. Apple charges 30% of in-game purchases for games played on its phones, andโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @FortniteGame @TimSweeneyEpic @danthat I know. Don't go quoting dystopias dude, no-one ends up on the right side there. @danthat @plothole mean, 1984 had the Daily Hate where individuals associated with one pan-national organisation are urged by giantโ€ฆ @gamerlaw I wouldn't be surprised if Tim S has been rallying others to the cause - he's good at that. :)Haha! planning. Servicing every level. And those kids who now know that they can buy Fortnitโ€ฆ that tweet thread I wrote about lacking nuance and erasing history in our understanding of women writers iโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บGotta give it to @TimSweeneyEpic, Epic have prepared every step of this corporate assassination just delightfully.โ€ฆ @joningold I'll update it, dinnae fash. I just need 'official' sources.Entropia Universe is a โ€œcash-basedโ€ MMO thatโ€™s home to the biggest spenders in video games. We set out to explain wโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บTrying to build my fan base.
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @playthroughline @joningold Oh yeah. Does it even mention 80 Days? @playthroughline @joningold I believe the second part does... @playthroughline @joningold Ha, that was what prompted me to look at Jon's very out-of-date wiki page! @joningold Damn, this needs an update. Do you have a recent biog somewhere I can draw from...?
Franz Nopsca, the gay Hungarian aristocrat who, as well as studying the dwarf dinosaurs of Transylvania & pushing tโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @Shakacarnage @AndyPlaytonic I may have some free time. Not sure I'd be allowed to be paid for it. Anything fun? @ElectronDance Y'see, having played the first one we knew that Polito had to be working with S. It was only when weโ€ฆ Harris as VP pick is a big win for imperial feminism. Next I wanna see more WOC ICE agents, prison guards,โ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @ElectronDance It's lovely watching you play it this way round. Can't imagine not having the backstory of the horroโ€ฆ
Letโ€™s remember weโ€™re all human and have the same rights to life regardless of the country we happen to have been born in.
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บCrazy rolling silent lighting above and I'm terrified but only because I'm surrounded by fields of cows and the souโ€ฆ
since he's trending, here's a clip detailing that time ben shapiro inspired a nazi terrorist attack
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @origamikid @MikeDiver It's okay to like bad things, Josh. Let him go. @mattthr Lovely that, Matt @marc_laidlaw I watched the South Park movie in France many years ago, though I speak bad French and understood nonโ€ฆ @fiddlerscrisps Notice the apples abandoned by their feet! :') @Jupiter_Hadley Oh god, after this lockdown, I'd drop being veggie for just one day for a bowl of real Tonkatsu Ramen...This is not only appalling journalism, but truly damnable human behaviour. Breathless reporting of the du jour stโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บAs ever, this is continually, painfully relevant. If the sources we turn to for news and information don't displayโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @Jupiter_Hadley Hahahahah. Well jealous. <3 is honourable. CC @BorisJohnson @realDonaldTrump. @Jupiter_Hadley You will melt happy?Four years into Trumpโ€™s presidency we still have no idea why a division of Deutsche Bank loaned Trump more than $40โ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บAbroad too: Scottish regulators want to use its money laundering laws to examine how Trump paid all cash for golf cโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @fluffymaccoy @keefstuart @Improbableio Thanks Jo and hello lovely Keith! As you know and @D_Nye_Griffiths will telโ€ฆ,566. Official UK coronavirus death toll. ยฃ180 million. Value of contracts government has given Tory donors. ยฃ1โ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @Jupiter_Hadley Solution: eat Ramen.Statistically, youโ€™re far more likely to one day be a refugee in a dinghy than become a billionaire. Re-evaluate whโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @six6jiang Especially when looking after my Delightful Children. I love them to bits, but I really would have likedโ€ฆ @coamithra It's okay! It's ugly as sin and it has no characters and almost no story and pastiches Elder Scrolls andโ€ฆ
All 2D Mario & Zelda > any 3D Mario or Zelda. @tprstly I mean, good meme but arguable about the Venn diagrams / Eulerian circles.Well, shit.
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @fiddlerscrisps my kids enjoyed your crisps! of a #redplanet. #faceyourlandscape
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @chrissywilliams I mean, what do you use them for?
I've been working on a little side project: The Museum of Mechanics: Lockpicking. It's a playable collection of locโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @Wanderlustin It's okay! It always closed again eventually. Really hard to explain to people why you appearing to bโ€ฆ @V_Ben Now we're brexiting are we returning to Imperial measures? @Wanderlustin Yep. A heavy click as it shifts into the wider spot. But my jaw doesn't fit my skull, so I don't openโ€ฆโ€œGrades will instead be issued according to Ofqualโ€™s statistical model, relying on a schoolโ€™s recent exam history.โ€โ€ฆ
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@SamMGreer Not in my experience and I'm *checks pulse* old. @Michael_French @simoncarless Oh! It sounds like Red Dwarf, but the worse later series of Red Dwarf.The absolute head-scratcher for anti-migrant Brexiters: that thanks to Brexit the UK will no longer be able to retuโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @simoncarless @Michael_French Which one is this? I'm kinda waiting for Discovery to come back...
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Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @JanDavidHassel @WarComTeam In BBII, the Ogre equivalent, Gnoblars, are like 20K each, which means they could afforโ€ฆ god and they've revealed snotlings. And they're amazing. Why am drawn to the doomed teams?
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @willpsaunders Pleasure!Fascinating insight from @Improbableio into how far and fast XR is being integrated into modern training programmes
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Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @willpsaunders @Improbableio That link seems to have broken - try this one:
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บComing up: the most extraordinary thread Iโ€™ve ever written. On how we blew over ยฃ150m and Andrew Mills (a Governmenโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บๆฃฎใซๆฒˆใ‚“ใ ๅ›ฝใซไฝใ‚€่‰ฒใฎ็„กใ„ไธๆ€่ญฐใชๅฐ‘ๅฅณใฎใŠ่ฉฑ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @jeremy_peel Oh my! Go for the sequel first. @DineshDSouza @jeremy_peel And Dungeon Keeper! That's the real heritage. @jeremy_peel TBH, OMD felt like part of a history itself - why there wasn't such a buzz at preview stage.My entire 8 years at @bioware as QA, I was a peer. The devs were my friends and they understand the importance of gโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บThe new terms will raise the writers' pay from an average of 3.5 cents (USD) per word to an average of 6.5 cents
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@lucyamorris The dropping of those weapons and the firebombing of Dresden are war crimes, the deliberate mass deathโ€ฆ is an amazing testament to human tenacity, but it shouldn't have to be. nuclear weapons must be dismantleโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บBREAKING: Deutsche Bank complied with the subpoena and surrendered Trumpโ€™s financials to NY Prosecutors in Criminal Investigation.
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For those of us, especially us Europeans, who don't understand why anyone would still vote Trump, this is a helpfulโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บThe world was like 'we'll be fine with this pandemic because it's not like we're victorian london with slums and woโ€ฆ
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บOk. Who made this? It's genius.
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บYโ€™all thought I was joking
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@englishscribe It was very black comedy. He told me to put the tooth back.Felt short of breath. Took an antihistamine. Accidentally breathed it in. Choked. Fell over and coughed it out.โ€ฆ yes, this is something that needs to be resolved on Apple's end.
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @LawofTD Yeah, ditto.Uncomfortably close view of the seconds leading toward the explosion in #Beirut
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @TheMoop2 @herrwilding @Shakacarnage It was certainly an experience travelling back with a bunch of farting hungover hacks.Real talk
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@McKelvie So a percussive massage then? I've had Turkish ones like that. @EwaSR Wow. That's a pretty awesome claim.hero shooter characters: *insults each other constantly* Dirty Bomb characters:
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @Loudwindow God bless you @EdStern and all who sail sorrowfully in you. @FreakyZoid @mikeBithell @lilmissphillips I will admit to disabling my Stayfocusd just to come and check.THE END OF THE THREAD! A response from the author:
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บ @lilmissphillips OMG."masks are a boon to the dowdy" "if the epidemic lasts long enough, we may see ping pong back again"
Retweeted by gril. ๐Ÿณ๐Ÿ™ ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡บI don't know who is responsible for this but it's absolutely the best thing I've seen on Twitter in a while. Enjoy๐Ÿ˜ทโ€ฆ
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