Korra deserves some re-examining, especially in light of shows like She-Ra. Will be nice to re-watch.
It is the most hilariously overdesigned piece of console tech I’ve ever seen and I am HERE for it. It’s like if Audi made a console. It’s like if Frank Lloyd Wright took a stab at an Apple product. The fucking thing has FINS for crying out loud! The only way it looks even more ridiculous is if it could do 0-60 in 9… Read more
When I first started playing Apex Legends, the ping system that made it so I didn’t have to use voice chat in order to communicate pertinent, relevant information felt downright revolutionary, because voice chat for the longest time has been the domain of every dipshit who thinks anonymity gives them the right to… Read more
It is very much FF16 in a lot of ways. I think that’s the proper way to consider it.
My favorite bit about all of this is exploring these characters, all of them iconic, in new circumstances and a new adventure. That’s something you can’t do again. You can’t 1:1 the impact of Aeris getting stabbed, or the revelation that Cloud isn’t who he said he is. Those events and everyone’s reaction to them… Read more
I actually think the anachronic order of everything is pretty clever, or at the very least presented in a way that’s not reallyconfusing as long as you’re paying attention. That moment in Ep3 is also when I piece it together, and I’m someone who dislikes when a show holds my hand and spends too much time on exposition… Read more
To me, FF8 is better if you just age the main group up in your head and make them all college aged, like 19-22. It makes the amnesia thing land better and their personalities and roles make much more sense.
I’ve been convinced for a while that Fallout 76 isn’t a game, but Todd Howard’s personal social experiment gone awry a la the Stanford Prison Experiment.