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 have taken this line as being indicative of 343 Industries taking a more Messianic turn […]

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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 of this franchise. Halo 4’s portrayal of Cortana seems to be the subject of a […]

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