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What I want from Mass Effect 3

As anyone who read my review last week knows, I was totally blown away by Mass Effect 2, more than anything I was amazed by how much Bioware had listened to criticism and fan opinion in order to craft a vastly superior follow up. What follows is my own cynical attempt to influence them by listing my own ideas/desires for the final part of the trilogy. Needless to say, spoilers for both games follow. WAR! Shaft Shepard Lives for war. Also for his beard. Mass Effect 2 ends with the chilling revelation that the entire Reaper fleet is on it’s…

Fallen Earth: First Impressions

Forget everything you think you know about the Hoover Dam. In the future, the Hoover Dam is not just a dam, it’s a massive cloning facility, and right now it’s under attack by mutants. Yep, it’s the post-apocalypse all right. In Icarus Studio’s MMO, Fallen Earth, humanity has splintered into diverse factions, warring over limited resources. In a broken world it’s up to you, a recently reborn clone, to carve out your own destiny among the wreckage that remains after the bombs have fallen. After a bit of experimentation in the character creator, I am spawned. My clone looks a…