0.2) A Fragmentary Passage, Part 1 Lost in the darkness, Aqua wanders on and on. Devoid of any sense of time, she is not even sure how long she’s been there. She comes across worlds she once had visited but have been consumed by darkness and little by little she falls into despair as she wonders what horrible things must have happened in the world of light for all this to transpire. She is constantly haunted by visions of Terra and Ven, until one point where she actually is able to contact Terra’s heart. She is so overwhelmed by her happiness that Terra is there that she almost reveals where Ven is hidden in Castle Oblivion before the real Terra appears to stop the one who she was talking to – now revealed to be Terra-Xehanort. The two Terra’s battle for control before vanishing and leaving Aqua alone again but now tempered with the knowledge that Xehanort was not defeated and her friends still need her. She continues her long … [Read more...] about Kingdom Hearts Story Summary (In Chronological Order)
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Chapter IV: Darkness Incarnate With everything gathered from the Blackrock Foundry, Khadgar attempts to break Gul’dan’s hold on Garona by torturing her until she gives up the information on where Gul’dan is hiding. In the wakes of the orcs screams, Cordana stops Khadgar horrified by what depths the wizard is willing to sink to and that he is losing himself in pursuit of the mission. The Archmage relents, agreeing with Cordana that what is the point if they are willing to become just as vile as the warlock himself to accomplish their goals. He however does have another suggestion: an Orb of Domination. A relic used by the Shadow Council to ensnare minds into serving and joining their cause. The old mage suggests that he may be able to reverse engineer the Orb and use it free Garona. He directs you to a cavern below a Draenei village where the Shadow Counil has been using a orb to brainwash people and to bring the orb back to him. … [Read more...] about World of Wacraft: Warlords of Draenor – Legendary Ring Story Summary
I am happy to announce that the Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood story summary is now complete and available here on the Land of Odd. Just like with the other story summaries, it’s broken up into each patch starting with 4.0 and going through 4.5 with links at the top of the page so you can skip right to the section you want to read. … [Read more...] about Stormblood Story Summary Now Available!
“After days of lying in wait, Ana’s target had appeared in one of Cairo’s opulent, ancient palaces. Abdul Hakim was a king in his own right, one who was using his power and influence to squeeze the life from the city, making himself and his followers rich in the process. But before she had her chance to capture him, the first ghost appeared: Jack Morrison. Though he was masked and had assumed the identity of a vigilante—Soldier: 76—she recognized him immediately. … [Read more...] about Blizzard Entertainment Publishes A New Overwatch Short Story Featuring Ana
My kids were just as swept up in this as we went along, and they were crushed when he died before getting to talk to his kids (they kept urging me to hurry up in case he died before the end and so I got blamed for going too slow). I suppose the fact that there is some resolution with the memory stones helped, but it definitely elicited a very emotional reaction in them and in me. … [Read more...] about ESO: Short stories, big experiences