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#IntPiPoMo (26-30) Dwarven architecture

It seems logical to follow the elven architecture post with this one :)  I was going to be flash and include screenshots from 3 or 4 different games, until I couldn’t find the EQ2 or Vanguard shots anywhere :(  So we’re left with Moria (what a shame…) and Dragon Age (didn’t find the shots I actually wanted :P) 105 more words


A Mild Chance of Dragons

Originally I had planned to have an actual post of words today, but it’s headache-o-clock and words are hard.  We’re rolling ahead with more IntPiPoMo first. 187 more words


Fatal Femininity: Witches in 'Dragon Age' & 'Skyrim'

Mythology and magic were created to account for phenomena otherwise unexplainable by generally accepted knowledge. It’s also a major element of fictional worldbuilding. In video games, lore is created to enhance the immersive element of media. 1,419 more words


R.O.D.G.G.: Late to the party

Hello everyone!!!! I have missed you.  Today I am going to talk about being late to the party.  I obvious do not mean an actual party.   327 more words


Dragon Age Origins: Part 7

Caution: Spoilers Ahead! Since DAO was released in 2009, if you wanted to play , you likely already have. However, I will be doing a play by play of the game, so if you haven’t played and want to, and care about spoilers, skip this post. 678 more words

Video Games

Gaming Paratexts

So where does a game begin and end? Or a book? You could say it starts with the beginning and ends with the end or credit screen, but there’s a whole new world out there! 1,033 more words


Story > Graphics

I might be a little behind on the times but I just finished Dragon Age 2. Don’t give me a hard time, I’ve been busy! 683 more words