Tag: books

Dragon Age: The Stolen Throne

Dragon Age: The Stolen Throne, by David Gaider, is a novel set a generation before the events that take place in the videogame, Dragon Age: Origins. The nation of Ferelden is ruled by Orlesian usurpers and the royal family has been on the run for many years. After the death of Queen Moira Theirin, Maric Theirin becomes leader of the…

Things to Get Me for Festivus

Not video games! Half-Real: Video Games between Real Rules and Fictional Worlds by Jesper Juul Smartbomb: The Quest for Art, Entertainment, and Big Bucks in the Videogame Revolution by Heather Chaplin and Aaron Ruby Everything Bad is Good for You: How Today’s Popular Culture Is Actually Making Us Smarter by Steven Johnson I’ll end up buying these books for myself,…