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Tuesday, February 14 2012

How Could He?: Exploring Social Issues Through ‘Dragon Age II’

No one is implying that the LGBT community turn into blood magicians and that the religious march out to cage and murder them, but this conflict still echoes the tensions felt in the lives of real people.


Monday, August 22 2011

Dragon Age II: Legacy

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


Monday, July 18 2011

Choice, Apathy, and Evil in ‘Dragon Age II’

Dragon Age II, unlike Origins, forces you into the position of a tyrant.


Friday, May 20 2011

I Want to Play the Victim in ‘Dragon Age II’

Dragon Age II is all about prejudice, but the player is never truly victimized or oppressed.


Monday, May 2 2011

Moving Pixels Podcast: Everyone Is the Champion of Kirkwall

Despite its more limited geographical scope, Kirkwall is a game world well suited to an expanded discusssion.


Tuesday, March 29 2011

Take Your Damn Rivalry Points Like a Man: The Non-Dialectic of ‘Dragon Age II’

This whole outcry stands as a testament to why gamers need to get over notions of "fairness" -- especially when "fairness" isn't really fair.


Tuesday, March 22 2011

The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pantsless Rogue: ‘Dragon Age II’‘s Isabela

If there's one thing I never expected a game to do, it would be to teach self respect.


Sunday, March 20 2011

‘Dragon Age II’: Making the Case for “Quality” Games

The game makes the most of its often glaring limitations to deliver on some of the strongest character-driven storytelling that we've seen out of a Bioware title.


Monday, March 7 2011

Moving Pixels Podcast: ‘Dragon Age’ Expanded?

Dragon Age: Origins received a great deal of DLC, but do these downloadable prologues, epilogues, and side stories add anything to the diverse and complex world of Origins?


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