Tags » Female Character

Why Civilization: Beyond Earth's opening cinematic deserves praise.

Today I had a bit of free time and finally got around to checking out Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth. This won’t be a review on the game as I haven’t at all gotten very far in it, but rather, I have been haunted bit its opening cinematic. 809 more words


Editorial 15: Writer’s Cohort Guest Blog 2

When I get to talk about Metal Gear Solid, I go all out at the risk of overdoing it. Extended tangents can hurt any would-be essay and I would like to thank my friends at the Writer’s Cohort for setting me loose. 53 more words


Rise of the Tomb Raider, Review

Rise of the Tomb Raider, Review by Jenni Contrisciani

Lara Croft is back in Rise of the Tomb Raider and she’s as deadly as ever.   The developer, … 654 more words

What not to call a female character

During my Christmas stay at my brother’s place (and I think during one of my many mentions of my superheroine Holly Hansson), my niece gave me a list of names that I should never call a female character: spunky, feisty, fiery, and frisky. 202 more words

Unwelcomed Guests

Thin lips curled into a slow growing grin as footsteps echoed down the hall. Moonlight beamed through the black curtained windows. They stood several feet to allow the most amount of light to beam through during the evening hours. 86 more words

Short Story

Amidst some controversy - Watchman.

Before I even picked up Go Set a Watchman, I’d heard a lot about it. Like many new releases by well-beloved authors, this novel from Harper Lee was bound to fall under a certain amount of scrutiny, but a sequel to Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, … 282 more words

Book Review

A female rebel character from Star Wars

Here is a female character for Imperial Assault painted by my son:


More pictures here