Tag Archive - Writing

Final Fantasy blamed for murder

28 January 2013 by , No Comments

The phrase “The enemy of my enemy is my friend” seems rather appropriate to define my stance on this matter. While I haven’t enjoyed a Square game in years (discounting remakes), I feel obliged to rush to their aid in this battle: if only because the other side is forehead-slappingly stupid. According to Kotaku, a […]

Why is George Washington “possessed” in the Assassin’s Creed III DLC?

2 January 2013 by , No Comments

Commenting on a trailer that came out almost a month ago may seem a bit redundant but I feel there’s a lot that still need to be said about it. You see, I’ve been rather looking forward to The Tyranny of King Washington, the upcoming Assassin’s Creed 3 DLC. I like alternate histories. “What if” […]

Why do villains want to destroy everything?

14 September 2011 by , No Comments

“Soon, I will have the MacGuffin and when I do I shall use its vaguely-defined powers to destroy the world!” A familiar statement to anybody who loves story-based games, I’m sure you’ll agree. So many times we’ve ploughed through hordes of psychotic soldiers, demonic invaders and Terminator knockoffs only to find that the primary antagonist’s […]