Assassin’s Creed Origins

Assassin’s Creed Origins is the tenth game in the Assassin’s Creed series. I’ve played the first seven, but gave both part eight (Unity) and nine (syndicate) a pass. Origins is apparently something new, and it was created after Ubisoft finally took a break from yearly releasing new additions to the franchise. Let’s have a look.

Continue reading “Assassin’s Creed Origins”

Happy endings

Open World

I read a twitter thread last week from a journalist from the Capital Gazette. You know, one of the people chosen as Time’s persons of the year. His colleagues were shot in a mass shooting this past summer.

Much as I’d like to see the silver lining there, Trump is still calling the press a public enemy. The Saudi prince who had another person of the year strangled and sawed into pieces has received only frowns at the G20 top, and Brazil elected a potential dictator.

All this got me thinking about the dangers of our belief in happy endings.

Continue reading “Happy endings”