Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker (2010)

“Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker” is an odd entry in the “Metal Gear” series, for a number of reasons. It was originally planned to be titled “Metal Gear Solid 5: Peace Walker”, as series director Hideo Kojima considered it a fully-fledged entry into the “main” series, but the title was later amended. Perhaps the re-titling…

Tuf Voyaging (1986) by George R. R. Martin

An enjoyable fix-up novel in Martin’s “Thousand Worlds” setting. Short stories from over the 70s and 80s were compiled by Martin here into a fairly sequential linear format, and the seams rarely show; it feels like a cohesive novel in its own right. The character of Tuf is unique, likeable, and amusing, and his many adventures…