Reprise: Comparing Conversation and Combat

Originally posted on August 11, 2010.
What’s the difference between conversation and combat?
I found myself asking that of one of my friends, while thinking about UZ’s recent question on keeping all participants in a conversation involving more than four characters at once. I have difficulty with that sort of thing too, so I didn’t [...]

The Generic Villain by Comparison

Well, this is it. You might have gotten a cutscene or two, maybe even a prologue, your deeds may have been mentioned in passing or come upon too late to be prevented, you may even have been fighting by proxy for a while before this, but now, it’s time to meet those protagonists face to [...]

Comparing Conversation and Combat

What’s the difference between conversation and combat?
I found myself asking that of one of my friends, while thinking about UZ’s recent question on keeping all participants in a conversation involving more than four characters at once. I have difficulty with that sort of thing too, so I didn’t really have too much to fall back [...]