The Video Game Trilogy Deathmatch

Which has the better ending? Assassin’s Creed 3 vs. Gears of War 3 vs. God of War 3 vs. Halo 3 vs. Mass Effect 3 vs. Modern Warfare 3.


The Fallible Morality of 'Mass Effect 3'

I like the ending because it doesn’t just ask us to make a choice, it asks us to question the very process that we use to make that choice.


The False Dichotomies of 'Mass Effect'

Since the first entry into the franchise, the most interesting dichotomy of Mass Effect 3 has not been between synthetic and organic, but between Paragon and Renegade.


Death of a Quarian

In a Mass Effect game, I can rewrite dramatic choices; I can slip away from consequences.


Why the Ending of 'Mass Effect' Should Not Change

It’s appropriate that the final boss of Mass Effect is a conversation.


World Building With Tweets for 'Mass Effect 3'

On March 5th the fictional Alliance News Network Twitter account stopped being a promotional news feed and became a personal story.


Machismo and 'Mass Effect'

For characters in Mass Effect, sometimes working out their feelings about their past requires hitting someone or being hit by someone.

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