Kris Ligman
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PopMatters Associate Multimedia Editor

Kris Ligman is an independent media blogger and a current master's student of critical studies at the University of Southern California's School of Cinematic Arts. Her blog, Dire Critic, offers a daily assortment of links to articles on video games, animation, film, science and technology. Her favorite color is orange.

Reviews // 23 Articles
Blogs // 56 Articles
//Reviews

'White Knight Chronicles II' Is a Waste in Almost Every Sense of the Word | 25 Oct 2011 // 4:00 PM

There is not a single original idea in White Knight Chronicles II, and of the stolen ones, few are anything to aspire to.

Dragon Age II: Legacy | 22 Aug 2011 // 4:00 PM

For a story pitched as casting a shadow on the Hawke family line, the actual revelation doesn't really tarnish anyone's reputation.

//Blogs

'Rogues in Space': A Post-Mortem | 17 Oct 2011 // 10:00 PM

Kris ran a tabletop campaign! Let's talk about it.

Space and System in Culver City: A Visit to IndieCade | 10 Oct 2011 // 10:00 PM

Beset by sculptures of alien invaders and rampaging teenage zombies, IndieCade manages to be a place of community all but forgotten in mainstream electronic gaming.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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