Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance (2013)

“Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance” has an interesting history. Originally, “Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots” was going to be followed up with “Metal Gear Solid: Rising”, a game set between “Metal Gear Solid 2: Sons of Liberty” and “Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots”, with Raiden as the protagonist. Series director Hideo Kojima was not going to…

Windhaven (1981) by George R. R. Martin & Lisa Tuttle

This novel co-written by George R. R. Martin and Lisa Tuttle (former lovers, though that hadn’t been the case for around seven years before this novel’s publication) has a very fascinating setting, but not much of a great story within it. It’s certainly not a bad story, and it has the same “fantasy convention subversion”…