Island Dog's Articles for February, 2018
February 28, 2018 by Island Dog
Brad recalls the days of Elemental's rough launch, what we learned from it, and how we did our best to make it right for all of our future games.

Check out Episode 3 in Ars Technica's "War Stories" series here.

February 23, 2018 by Island Dog
The weekend is here! This Feature Friday we're taking a look at the Aspire WindowBlinds skin by DaveBax. This beautiful skin came in this week and you can tell the work that went into this one. Another great job by DaveBax, so be sure to download this one this weekend and check it out!

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February 20, 2018 by Island Dog
For many of us who work with computers all day, it can get a bit boring to look at the same bland desktop all day long. While Windows has made some improvements to the user interface over the years, it's still the same as everyone else's in your home or office. I like to customize things, especially items I use often, and my PC is no exception. 

You can customize your desktop as much or as little as you would like with a variety of custom themes and skins found at I wan...
February 28, 2018 by Island Dog
The war continues...and this is Brad's biggest battle yet! Check out part 7 of "Humans vs. The Multiverse" and see if today is victorious...or if today is bloody. It's entirely possible it's both!

February 16, 2018 by Island Dog
Happy Friday, WinCustomize! Rogue II by don5318 is our featured pick this week. This is a new Master skin this week, and I really am liking the design on the Start menu and taskbar. The skin overall is fantastic and it seems other members have been enjoying it as well.

Remember, if you are a WinCustomize subscriber you get 20% off Master skins. If you're not a subscriber already, head over here and get started.

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February 12, 2018 by Island Dog
CEO Brad Wardell is trying every strategy he can think of to repel the attacks of the Centauri Republic in Galactic Civilizations III: Crusade!

Check out Episode 6 in "Humans vs. Multiverse" today. 
February 9, 2018 by Island Dog
Happy Friday! Today we have the Alfa WindowBlinds skin from retiredmaster as our featured skin. This is a very clean and modern looking skin and is perfect for everyday use. 

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February 6, 2018 by Island Dog
Valentine’s Day is approaching and this is another good opportunity to add some related skins and themes to your Windows desktop. One of the great things about holidays is that WinCustomize usually has a great selection of ways to spruce up your desktop, from WindowBlinds skins, animated wallpapers, cursor themes, and more.

The best way to get the ultimate desktop experience is with Object Desktop. This is our suite of desktop enhancements and includes apps like WindowBlinds, DeskScapes...
February 1, 2018 by Island Dog
Build new units, conquer challenging scenarios, and engage in massive multiplayer battles on enormous maps in Secret Missions!
Support for the DLC and additional fixes and changes available in the free v2.7 update today.
See the changelog at the bottom of the post for all of the details.
Also available from Steam Exciting new scenarios, new units, and huge maps await you in Ashes of the Singularity: Escalation’s largest DLC yet! Take on the role of a PHC leader and conquer dangerous mi...
February 2, 2018 by Island Dog
Hello weekend! We often feature WindowBlinds skins each week, but we can't forget about all the other great skins and themes available on WinCustomize. This week we have a wallpaper by ahabkaba. I'm not really going to try to describe it as it's one of those things you just need to see. It's a cool and different design and well deserved of a feature.

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