Totally the wrong book to start with. It's good, but really very unrepresentative of the series as a whole. Start with Player of Games or Use of Weapons. Surface Detail also works pretty well as a general introduction, but it was written much later and it maybe kinds works a little better if you've already got some… » 1/26/15 9:28pm Monday 9:28pm

I dunno why, I bought the thing on the one occasion Xur sold it anyway. And frankly, any so called elitist should be happy if for as many people as possible to get their hands on it, since it's to everyone's benefit that people have access to the best gear. Same deal with Ice Breaker. I skipped that when Xur first… » 1/24/15 9:07am 1/24/15 9:07am

Stuff like this reminds me of something me and a friend did in Goldeneye on the N64 as kids. In multiplayer, the Moonraker laser didn't require reloading, so if you taped down the stick and a few buttons, you'd have a rudimentary bot that would run around in circles shooting lasers everywhere. For extra fun, make sure… » 1/19/15 5:54pm 1/19/15 5:54pm

Fatebringer will need some serious competition to be superseded as the best hand cannon in the game, bar none. Explosive rounds+Firefly+arc damage is a hell of a combo, and more than compensates for the lower raw damage stat compared to newer legendaries. And I believe according to recently published stats, Vision of… » 1/09/15 10:56am 1/09/15 10:56am

"Something that is really great about Star Trek, is that when a character notices something is amiss, and they are the only one to see it, the rest of the crew doesn't just dismiss their concerns offhand. You aren't saddled with an episode of the character trying to convince everyone else that what they saw / heard/… » 12/22/14 4:40pm 12/22/14 4:40pm