Author: mbolters

The Selfless Truth Behind Dark Souls 2

 

The RPG game Dark Souls 2 holds the premises for the bleak meaning behind human nature. Through NPC dialogue, item descriptions and appearance, and geographic clues The Chosen Undead is sent on a mission by Queen Nashandra to relight the Kiln of the First Flame to save humanity. Dark Souls 2 takes place in a world where a mysterious curse has released that when you die, you are turned into an undead soul that loses all memories of your human life and leaves you as nothing but a wandering empty shell. The Chosen Undead is your character whom is nameless and has been chosen (like many others over the past centuries) to relight the Kiln of the First Flame to end the curse until the flame burns out again.… Read the rest

Bayonetta: Intense Visual Action With A Side Of Comic Relief

Bayonetta is an incredibly sarcastic 500+ year old Umbra witch who uses her hair as a gateway to hell for summoning massive demons that rip apart her opponents. Not cool enough for you? She’s also just woken up into an extreme war between two witch clans (the Umbra Witches and the Lumen Sages) that has begun to wreak havoc and left the world to a frenzy of relentless demons and angels fighting with the aim to destroy anything that stands in their way. Lucky for the players of the game, you are playing as Bayonetta who can be equipped with weapons in both hands AND feet, not that it’s a huge deal considering she also performs demon summoning with her hair and torture magic.… Read the rest