In case you hadn’t noticed, observed, or even guessed, I kind of like talking about Halo. Especially Halo 4. Halo 4 left me with a lot to talk about, more so than any of the previous instalments, with regards to the lore, thematic value, emotional intensity and character arcs. So it should hardly surprise you […]Read More Halo 4, Level-by-Level Analysis – Prologue
A topic that is greatly important to me – as a writer, as a believer in equality, and as a fan of this franchise – is how Halo 4 reads as a feminist text with regards to Cortana.
Cortana has long been the subject of a fair bit of controversy in this regard, and I want to address this subject to provide a substantial argument for why I feel that Halo 4 has the most feminist portrayal of Cortana in the series.Read More Halo 4 – A Feminist Study of Cortana
“People will venture out to the height of the mountain to seek for wonder. They will stand and stare at the width of the ocean to be filled with wonder. But they will pass one another in the street and feel nothing. Yet every individual is a miracle. How strange that nobody sees the wonder […]Read More Journey
Both Series 5 and Series 6 of Doctor Who have had really strong opening episodes – The Eleventh Hour and The Impossible Astronaut actually stand out as some of the best episodes in the show’s history to me, and I feel that Asylum of the Daleks manages to continue that trend of quality (with a few […]Read More Doctor Who, Series 7 Retrospective – Asylum of the Daleks