When you want an image to use for your character portrait, you have two choices:
- Spend years mastering the art of sci-fi / fantasy illustration. Perhaps attend art school. Hone your craft until you can fully realize your character on paper just as you imagine them.
- Use Google Image Search and swipe something that looks roughly like how you want your character to look.
For whatever reason, most players take the lazy way and opt for #2, despite the fact that there is a 90% chance they are going to look like a brooding androgynous goth / punk elf holding the wrong weapon.
The plot of this game isn't just dumb, it's actively hostile to the player. This game hates you and thinks you are stupid.
This Scene Breaks a Character
Small changes to the animations can have a huge impact on how the audience interprets a scene.
The product of fandom run unchecked, this novel began as a short story and grew into something of a cult hit.
Could Have Been Great
Here are four games that could have been much better with just a little more work.
Resident Evil 4
Who is this imbecile and why is he wandering around Europe unsupervised?