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On Halo 4 and ‘The Chosen One’

One of the more divisive aspects of Halo 4’s story was a particular line spoken by the Librarian to John that has seen no end of discussion over the years. “You are the culmination of a thousand lifetimes of planning.” Many … Continue reading

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Halo 4, Cortana & Feminism

Oh boy, this is a topic that’s bound to ruffle a few feathers… but I’m going to address it anyway because it’s actually quite important to me – as a writer, as a believer in equality, and as a fan … Continue reading

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30 Days of Halo: Day 16 – A Sad Scene

The ending scene to Composer, the penultimate mission of Halo 4, is incredibly evocative on an emotional level.

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30 Days of Halo: Day 15 – A Happy Scene

Half way there, folks! For anybody familiar with the Halo universe, you’ll probably know that there are very few ‘happy’ moments in it. This is a series that focuses on themes like genocide, genetic experimentation, child torture, indoctrination, galactic horrors, the … Continue reading

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30 Days of Halo: Day 13 – Favourite Scene

Oh man, I don’t want to do this…

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30 Days of Halo: Day 3 – Favourite Member of the Covenant

This one really required no thought for me, as Thel ‘Vadam (more commonly known as ‘The Arbiter’) is one of the best characters in the Halo series.

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