Let’s talk about S-E…wait, that’s not how you spell Overwatch…

You do realise that playing a game character doesn’t turn you into that character, right? You don’t magically acquire their attributes or personality. You main Winston – are you a genius ape with an arc pylon? Probably not. You main Jesse? Is it always high noon? Do you crave cigars? Wear a stetson…? Don’t lie to me, these are serious questions. Do you know where I’m going with this yet? Tracer’s gay. ‘Ew. I’m never playing her again.’ – it’s cool, she probably doesn’t want you playing with her anyway. I mean playing on her. I mean playing as her. … Continue reading Let’s talk about S-E…wait, that’s not how you spell Overwatch…

Awesome Female Game Characters – Lightning & Serah Farron

A couple of weeks ago, I was talking to the cohorts about female game characters – playable & NPC – and we came up with quite a lot of awesome ones. So I’ve decided, over the next…however long, I’m gonna run through some of my personal favourites. Starting with Claire aka Lightning & Serah Farron, of Final Fantasy XIII/-2. I adore Lightning, I really loved how distant, and cold she appeared at the start of them game. And how over time, she mellowed. I really enjoyed her interactions with the other characters too, especially so with Hope. I also just … Continue reading Awesome Female Game Characters – Lightning & Serah Farron