D&D is a sort of simulation. A simulation of living in a fantasy world where fearless heroes and dreadful monsters clash daily in spectacular battles. A world where you are a great champion, and the creator of the universe is frequently disorganized, highly distractable, and alarmingly vague on the rules of the universe he’s trying to run.
Skyrim Thieves Guild
The Thieves Guild quest in Skyrim is a vortex of disjointed plot-holes, contrivances, and nonsense.
A game I love. It has a solid main story and a couple of really obnoxious, cringy, incoherent side-plots in it. What happened here?
Even allegedly smart people can make life-changing blunders that seem very, very obvious in retrospect.
This Scene Breaks a Character
Small changes to the animations can have a huge impact on how the audience interprets a scene.
The Best of 2011
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2011.