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A Day in the Limelight – Tails

A Day in the Limelight – Tails

Name: Miles “Tails” Prower First Appearance: Sonic 2 (1992) Role in Franchise: Perpetual sidekick & ally to titular character, Sonic the Hedgehog.  Often playable, rarely headlined his own game. Notable Qualities: For one, having an incredible intellect (IQ of 300, by some accounts) despite being 8-years old.  Has constructed functioning mech suits, regularly maintains his […]

Then and Now: Spec Ops The Line

Then and Now: Spec Ops The Line

What is it? A 2012 third-person shooter by Yager Development.  Set in Dubai after a destructive sand storm isolates the city.  Focuses on actions of Captain Martin Walker & squad in their reconnaissance mission, as it takes a turn for the worst. Then:  Loved by critics, divided up players.  Reviews praising the story’s difficult subject […]