Monthly Archives: July 2015

On Halo 5’s Three Game-Changers

By the end of Halo 4, we can say that the story brought in three big game-changers for the status quo of the Halo universe. Now, you might have your own view on what those were with various nuances in perspective, but … Continue reading

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Examining ‘Soma the Painter’

Anybody who is familiar with this blog, with me, knows that there are three things I just can’t get enough of in Halo. 1) Forerunners. 2) Really obscure lore (generally involving Forerunners). 3) Intertextual analysis of the above two. Guess what … Continue reading

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On the Precursors and the Three Vectors of Chaos

This we were told 100,000 years ago by the Great Gravemind. “Our urge to create is immutable; we must create. But the beings we create shall never again reach out in strength against us. All that is created will suffer. … Continue reading

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