Dark Souls 2 and Its DLC

I just finished all three of the Dark Souls 2 DLC's. That would be, Crown of the Iron King, Crown of the Sunken King, and Crown of the Ivory King. There are some high points in all three, some super low points, but over all, each one exemplifies the problems prominent in the base game in a condensed form. Namely, that the game was made by people who liked Dark [Read More]

Thoughts on Prince of Thorns

Prince of Thorns by Mark Lawrence is almost something I loved. I made it all the way through, and it more than kept me amused on my flights and waits in and out of Denver. Ultimately, however, it came across as a talented author pursuing a gimick first, and a story second. Or something like that. I'll try and clarify. Minor spoilers ahead. Prince of Thorns is set in a [Read More]