Assassin's Creed: Odyssey 

Genuinely surprised that when I said "Markos is seriously just Roman from GTAIV" Phen didn't respond with "um, check the world map, you're in Greece"

Assassin's Creed Odyssey, mild spoiler 

25 levels in, Kassandra has a single face-to-face conversation on a mountaintop with an adult Alexios for the first time, and exits said conversation thinking "Malaka! I'm certainly glad I wasn't born as THAT person!"

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Assassin's Creed Odyssey, mild spoiler 

If they designed Kassandra to be a cipher for the player to inhabit they intensely screwed up, but in a good way; I've recently been playing games like these as an ace/aro protagonist, but her joie de vivre and overflowing lesbian energy demanded I partner her up specifically with the woman she trained with for the battle-royale chain of sidequests

Assassin's Creed Odyssey, level 40 sidequest spoiler 

Did the Southeasternmost island from left to right; this went from exploring Swordfish's lair to finding the Labyrinth of Lost Souls; I found and killed Swordfish afterward, which led to me donning the armor of Theseus and killing the actual Minotaur, after which I found a village and a whole chain of subquests built to inform the player about the Minotaur as a concept. Kassandra has dialogue acknowledging how weird this sequence is, at least

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Assassin's Creed Odyssey, level 40 sidequest spoiler 

Canonically, Kassandra both dismantles and enables Minotaur tourism schemes while secure in the knowledge that it existed and is now dead, having proof in both its horn and the labrys she now wields

More seriously, the descent the player takes into the Labyrinth was so tonally well-executed I'll be thinking about it for days

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Assassin's Creed Odyssey, more major meta spoiler 

@Lobst this makes me wonder if they ever patched the shitty thing they did with the dlc in terms of relationships - i've yet to play odyssey but i remember hearing lots of complaints about that

Assassin's Creed Odyssey, more major meta spoiler 

@Dex AFAIK they did, but it was a low-effort patch, renaming an achievement and fading out a scene in a different place to make the main character's intent more ambiguous -- but what happens still requires the main character to pair with the opposite gender no matter how you tweak it; it was poorly conceptualized from the start

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