Greetings one and all, and welcome to another nightly Kotaku open thread. How's everything going? Good? Medium? Bad? Are you considering firing up GTA: San Andreas as much as I am?

Let's get right into the conversation starters and web margainalia, several of which were contributed by my fellow Kotaku writers.


And that's all I got! Have fun open-threading, see you on the morrow.

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