Sunday, January 6 2008
While the word jihad is never spoken, its frightening theological implications as a physical struggle as well as its more disarming theological definition as a spiritual struggle are both on display.
Tuesday, January 22 2013
The worst thing about Connor as a character seems to me to have less to do with him possibly serving as an ethnic stereotype and more to do with the fact that he often just doesn't seem human at all.
Tuesday, October 30 2012
My initial response to reading about the idea that Aveline, the protagonist of Liberation, would be able to adopt different personas in the game that seem tied to her mixed racial heritage was one of uncertainty.
Thursday, March 15 2012
As the combat in Assassin's Creed changes from game to game, so do the character traits that it implies.
Thursday, December 15 2011
Progressing in Assassin's Creed: Revelations feels uncomfortably like joining a cult.
Thursday, September 22 2011
Perhaps in this age of serialized television, franchise-driven films, and transmedia everything, the very idea of a stand-alone product is antiquated.