I really don’t understand what’s wrong with the Catalyst.  Sure, it’s a deus ex machina—but is that inherently a bad thing?



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Posted on May/13/2012
Tagged as: Deux Ex, Deux Ex Machina, Mass Effect, Mass Effect 3, n7confessions, Yes. Yes it is.,

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  1. fragit reblogged this from n7confessions
  2. raidenshred reblogged this from jaeger-delta
  3. bustinjeiber reblogged this from n7confessions and added:
    Yes.
  4. n7revan reblogged this from n7confessions and added:
    Yes, yes it is.
  5. apogee-duet reblogged this from n7confessions
  6. clevercrumbish reblogged this from gallifreya-vastardis and added:
    Yes. Yes it is an inherently bad thing. By definition, a deus ex machina is an incongruous and overpowered plot device...
  7. gallifreya-vastardis reblogged this from n7confessions and added:
    Yes. It’s horrible, lazy writing, and should be killed. With Hellfire.
  8. jaeger-delta reblogged this from n7confessions and added:
    Yes and no. Because a deus ex machina already isn’t a good idea, but it’s a bad deus ex machina. The entire theme of...
  9. minimustyrannosaurus reblogged this from n7confessions
  10. hiigara-ahead reblogged this from n7confessions and added:
    Yes OP, a deus ex machina is inherently a bad thing. It’s bad writing. It means hack writers wrote themselves into a...
  11. theinvisiblekunst reblogged this from n7confessions and added:
    Yes, it is. Sloppy writing + not making sense within the canon = bad. That and I’ve always kind of hated deus ex machina...
  12. birkinsmith reblogged this from n7confessions and added:
    ask everyone who didnt like the ending to the matrix. they even had the front to name it that.
  13. musketeerporthos reblogged this from n7confessions and added:
    Actually? Yes. A deus ex machina is something you use when you can’t conclude the story on your own. A deus ex machina...
  14. werewolfau reblogged this from n7confessions and added:
    yes, yes it is. sloppy writing compounded with contradictory writing, is a bad thing
  15. n7confessions posted this



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