In the book, Gandalf acted much as he always did in this meeting: Annoyingly Mysterious. You can’t really fault him, that’s his style. In the movie, it seemed like he was just being a jerk. I can’t fault him there either. If I came back from the dead as a nigh-invincible super-wizard, I’d probably run around doing this sort of thing to everyone.
The Best of 2017
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2017.
Here is a 13 part series where I talk about programming games, programming languages, and programming problems.
WAY back in 2005, I wrote about a D&D campaign I was running. The campaign is still there, in the bottom-most strata of the archives.
The Gradient of Plot Holes
Most stories have plot holes. The failure isn't that they exist, it's when you notice them while immersed in the story.
Batman: Arkham Origins
A breakdown of how this game faltered when the franchise was given to a different studio.