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Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition

Can be seen on PopMatters With so much to say about Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition, it is difficult to know where to begin. Originally released in 2000 by BioWare, which was based on the 2nd Edition Advanced Dungeon & Dragons role-playing system, Baldur’s Gate II became widely praised as one of the greatest role-playing […]


Now Playing: Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition

Currently I’ve been playing Baldur’s Gate II: Enhanced Edition in order to review. While I am an avid RPG fan and a fan of BioWare in general, I must admit I am new to the Forgotten Realms universe. And my first ¬†observation is, wow, modern RPG players are really very spoiled. Baldur’s Gate II uses […]


BioWare, STOP Gamifying Your Relationships

Don’t get me wrong. I am a big fan of BioWare games. I’ve played through all of the Mass Effect saga and Dragon Age: Origins. I haven’t made my way to play any Knight of the Republic but it’s a possibility. After much trepidation I’ve decided to try Dragon Age 2. I know, I know, […]


In ‘Mass Effect 3’, Do the Means Justify the Ends?

“Does the ends justify the means?” is often referenced ethical theory in popular culture but when it comes to the ending of the much loved and criticized Mass Effect saga it might be more appropriate to ask “Do the means justify the ends?” Although Mass Effect 3 received critical praise across the board from video […]