“With Halo Infinite, we will join Master Chief on his greatest adventure yet, to save Humanity… We’re now at an exceptional moment of creativity in gaming!”
—Phil Spenser, Microsoft Xbone Zero 290 whatever at E3 2018
The ninth (more or less) Halo game, an unseen, suited protagonist with two ranks but no name, a cliché rail-shooter “quest” where you move through linear levels and gun down anything that moves, othering aliens and opposing cultures so you can personally murder them by the thousands. This shit is what you think creativity is?! Fuck you, Phil. Fuck your entire goddamned species and the shit studio that pumps this stuff out for you.
Funny story, I once interviewed with Bungie; I figured they had money and might not be jackasses. I figured wrong: It was top to bottom the douchiest brogrammers I’ve ever met; zero women, even security/reception was a dude; they are exactly what you would expect from their fans. By the end I was just openly telling them what I thought of their non-game, and walked out.
Anyway. I’m waiting for the Bethesda event, since they seem to be the least bad big game company these days.
So to get the “Twitch extension” on the sidebar to work, the “grant access” link does nothing. You have to go to your ESO and Bethesda.net accounts, and link to Twitch. Then back on Twitch, settings, advanced, Grant access. Pain in the ass.