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Here to Help: How One Player Found a Kindred Spirit In Dragon Age

Last year I was hospitalized – I couldn’t go a day without breaking down into hysteric, full-body sobbing about how much I hated myself, and how everyone in my life would be better off if I was dead. And I really felt like dying was the only solution. Years of trauma built up and I […]

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How Dragon Age 2 Gives Us a Hero Who’s Only Human

Most mainstream games cater to those of us who want to feel powerful, with protagonists who are incredibly strong (but ever-so-slightly flawed) individuals who will inevitably save the day. Dragon Age 2 is not most games. Like any BioWare game, it gives you some freedom of choice–you can be angry, sarcastic or polite. You can […]

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