On Death and Tomb Raiding

I recently read this article on Polygon about the violent/gory death scenes in Tomb Raider and how they’re unnecessary. Some comments even tipped into suggesting it’s torture porn and/or uncouth because of Lara’s gender. First of all, Lara Croft does not need your protection. I’ve wanted to talk about her death scenes for some timeContinue reading “On Death and Tomb Raiding”

Shadow of the Tomb Raider

Shadow of the Tomb Raider might be the best game of the year. I preordered it after Day 1 of E3, and since it arrived Friday afternoon I haven’t been able to put it down. My PS4 has seen more action in the last 5 days than it has all year. Lara is more realContinue reading “Shadow of the Tomb Raider”

E3 Recap

I’m back from California, sun-kissed and head spinning with all the amazing things I took in. I’ll have a couple posts coming up about my trip, and as E3 was my main reason for heading to the West Coast, what better place to start? First of all, I work in tech so I was ableContinue reading “E3 Recap”