Balrogs, Dragons, and You

| April 10, 2009


I’ve also purchased and sunk my teeth into Never Winter Nights 2: Gold, which is NWN2 and its first expansion, Mask of the Betrayer, all conveniently stuck together for my enjoyment. The game is… well, it’s a freaking amazing 3rd edition D & D simulator.

Blog-It Llama! Sci-Fi Future Is Always Bleak

| October 27, 2008

Every time I die in this game I am utterly shocked by it. Deaths always seem to occur when I’m at 1/4 health and thinking “Okay, I can take one more hit before I need to heal” and then five different necromorphs leap out behind crates and creep through the air-vents to try and murder me with a great deal of success. The deaths are the most visceral I have ever seen to happen to the protagonist of a video-game. The variety of way in which you are torn in half, decapitated, or pulled into oblivion rivals that of Dragon’s Lair.

BAMFs in the Star Wars Universe

| August 20, 2008

Here we go! Today I will be discussing some of the most BAMF’in’ characters in the Star Wars Universe. LET’S DO THIS THING. Darth Maul Again following the big bad villain mantra of less is more, this smooth operator only speaks a smattering of sentences, but his presence, his weaponry and his judicious application of […]