This is probably just about my all-time favorite video game. And it has some great themes throughout – not least of which being this lovely song from the closing credits. i-am-the-one Advertisements
When a tv series is successful, it can sometimes be hard to come to it late in the game. If it’s critically successful, if fans are enthusiastic about it, if it’s made any kind of cultural impact, this can be both a good thing and a bad thing. If you watch it with all of… Continue reading Learning to Love a Series
Over the past couple of decades, BioWare has built a solid reputation as one of the most reliably RPG developers around. From the early days of Baldur’s Gate to the Mass Effect trilogy, BioWare remains, among other things, my very favorite of developers. And at their very best, they consistently demonstrate why the RPG remains… Continue reading Why Dragon Age: Origins is BioWare at Its Best
Here’s the closing credits song from the Child of Light soundtrack. A lot of people are (understandably) drawn to ‘Aurora’s Theme’ but I loved ‘Off to Sleep’ first and foremost. This is a lovely soundtrack for a lovely little game – the kind I’d love to see Ubisoft do more of in the future. All… Continue reading Some Child of Light Music
Sometimes I can’t help but feel a little bad for DC. You know, I feel the pain. You’ve got this great little frenemies thing going with Marvel. You like each other and maybe kind of don’t like each other, and you share writers and ideas, and mimic each other, and push each other to do… Continue reading Why I Feel for DC
I’ve been playing No Man’s Sky about 70 hours now (picked it up a few days after release) and even though I had little expectations going in, there have still been a few odd things that have surprised me. Especially the longer that I play and the better I get to know the game. These… Continue reading What I’ve Learned from No Man’s Sky (After a Month and a Half’s Play)
This week I’m posting up a couple of different themes from the Uncharted series.