Character Select Articles


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Character Select: The Fate of Freedom – Joseph Seed

There is a lot of chatter surrounding Far Cry 5 this week. The strong review scores have been followed by a smattering of critique over its flaws, criticisms of the…

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Character Select – True Neutrality, Kreia

It is established that many RPGs today tend to follow a system of “choice” that can lead to a more definitive role-playing experience. Whether we see the likes of Dragon…

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Character Select: Justifying the Means – Anders

When one thinks of the current events that plague us today, it is hard not to get political. The world over has seen divisive rhetoric regarding politics, identity, religion, and…

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Character Select: Crossing The Line – Martin Walker

The duality of humans is often a common trope in fictional media. Mostly stemming into a form of moral dualism, the classic “good vs. evil” scenario is so prevalent in…

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Due to our own failings, there may be a large portion of our readers who are unaware of some of our series we have here on TechRaptor. They range from…

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Character Select: Confronting Truth and Ideals – N

With the release of Pokémon Sun and Pokémon Moon, the 20-year franchise has hit a high in terms of worldwide popularity once again. Pokémania has swept the world, and with…

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Character Select: The Ghost in the Machine – GLaDOS

Machines are almost always a major enemy in the gaming world. Alien to human beings, these automatons can be as ruthless and sadistic as any madman in existence but twice…

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Character Select: A Rebel Without a Cause – Garrett

Often portrayed as clever rogues, anti-heroes are loved primarily in the way they conduct themselves when compared to other strangers. Typically, it is easy to say anyone who does not…

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Character Select: More Than a Sex Symbol – Lara Croft

If there is one enduring facet of the video game industry, it is the ability to create symbols. Every entertainment media has their own stable of recognizable superstars. From Audrey…

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Character Select: Psychological Trauma – James Sunderland

This week is going to be a tough nut to crack, because the protagonist in question is one of the most psychologically complex characters in a video game, in a…