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Alyssa Mercante
Senior editor at Kotaku. FPS freak. Cat rescuer. Spritz drinker. Fashion wearer. Definitely more than 33% Italian. Tips: [email protected]

For me it was a bit of Clara, and a whole lot of the inconsistency episode-to-episode after Chibnall took over. Moffat drove me nuts in a lot of ways, but I felt like his seasons were still, by and large, pretty solid. Then I, too, had trouble accessing Whittaker’s episodes, and when I did catch an odd one or two they Read more

I think it’ll increase my healing output as well! I just worry that now, DPS-leaning Moiras will throw out damage orbs more and go “i’m getting my heals back!” in situations where they should def throw a healing orb. We shall seeeee Read more

For me this comes from playing FPS titles. If I consider the character to be an extension of myself, then I think of the left joystick as the top of my head. Pulling back looks up, pushing forward looks down. Read more

The following pot-induced freak-out takes the cake in terms of my myriad panic attacks I've had after smoking the good stuff. As a sufferer of often crippling anxiety, Mary Jane and I have an extremely bi-polar relationship—sometimes she calms me down and lets me revel in binge-watching Chappelle's Show, and other Read more