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For Honor - Such Beautiful Flaws

Like a spring-loaded boxing glove in a shiny wrapped box, For Honor is the gift that keeps on giving well past your second black eye. Equal parts stunning faux-history medieval brawler and cruel test of patience and temper, Ubisoft’s unconventional arena fighter pits Knights, Samurai and Viking warriors in a cycle of never ending war. 978 more words


Fan Review: The Grief and the Girl (Bones)

I often comment that people who enjoy Bones do so for a variety of reasons. We do not all want the same things, which, whatever else it means, means that some of us are at least occasionally disappointed, and that it’s a no-win for the writers. 1,970 more words


For Honor Review

The warlord Apollyon takes control of the knights of the Blackstone Legion after murdering his rivals, who fight for and protect the people of the land of Ashfeld, allowing her to sow the seeds of perpetual war and create stronger men to rule over the weak. 672 more words


Fan Review: The Scare in the Score (Bones)

I’m a mess of conflicts over this episode. It’s the kind I love (well, not necessarily while I’m watching it, because suspense and I are not friends, but after the fact, because we get so many great character moments) but it’s also so clearly part of the farewell the show’s setting up that I want to cover my eyes, stick my fingers in my ears and go, ‘la la la.’ Which, come to think of it, was what I was doing in actuality at one point while watching this. 2,036 more words


Fan Review: The Flaw in the Saw (Bones)

I’ve seen comments in a couple of places about this being a ‘filler’ episode. While I respect others’ right to disagree, I think that reflects a limited view of… 1,708 more words


Fan Review: The Tutor in the Tussle (Bones)

So, this was the last part of a tone sandwich – two lighter eps with a much darker one between them.

(Pause for renewed mourning for Aldo…) 1,783 more words


Fan Review: The Price for the Past (Bones)

I didn’t know how to start this post. I considered swear words, but I’m trying to find other ways to express myself these days.

I liked Aldo a… 1,990 more words