Press Start: Dragon Age Origins (2009, PC)

This time, I’ll be talking about the first installment of the Dragon Age franchise, Dragon Age: Origins. It is, as you might be able to tell from the title, about the origins of the world of Thedas. It focuses on you, the Grey Warden, and your companions as you travel through Ferelden trying to form an army and defeat the dreaded Blight.

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Press Start: Tomb Raider (2013, PC)

This time, I’ll be talking about the first of the reboots in the Tomb Raider franchise, aptly named Tomb Raider. It is, for all intents and purposes, an origins story for Lady Croft (i.e. prequel). I enjoyed playing – I don’t want, what I can already see will be, my negative review to distract from that – it was a nice bit of escapism and I liked seeing Lara again, BUT…

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