Category Archives: Rants

Boromir: What REALLY Makes Him Great

Out of nowhere, I’d like to present to you something I stumbled upon last night.  Occasionally, I see these things, and they have a way of bringing out my inner Tolkien scholar, nerdrage, and a desire to set things right. … Continue reading

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Destiny: 20 Hours In

I was going to save this for my full Destiny review, but my past few play sessions are giving me an urge to rant right now.  What was originally going to be a paragraph or two in the original post … Continue reading

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Creative Stagnation – Halo 4

Three days ago, I posed this question to my friends on Twitter: The general consensus was that an existing series should not (necessarily) feel the need to overly push the boundaries.  Simple evolution of existing mechanics and gimmicks is perfectly … Continue reading

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Mass Effect 3’s Ending and Extended Cut, Part 3 Finale

I remember BioWare stating in interviews how the ending to Mass Effect 3 wasn’t going to be your typical ending.  How there wasn’t going to be an easy resolution, or a “killswitch,” or that you wouldn’t have to choose between … Continue reading

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Mass Effect 3’s Ending and Extended Cut, Part 2

The changes brought by the Extended Cut don’t kick in until the final stretch where everyone makes a mad dash for the transporter beam. Remember that ridiculous sequence where your crew was magically back on the Normandy and they were … Continue reading

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Mass Effect 3’s Ending and Extended Cut, Part 1

Mass Effect 3‘s ending sucks.  Not because it’s “too sad” like BioWare, or EA, or the media like to accuse the fanbase of calling it, but because it is honestly, truly, genuinely terrible.  These are not the complaints of whiny, … Continue reading

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