Complete Achievement/Trophy List for WWE 2K17 (Xbox, Playstation – 2016)

The WWE (formerly the WWF) isn’t what it once was.  It used to be a guilty pleasure of mine dating back from when I was a kid and Hulk Hogan ruled the roost through the “Attitude Era” of The Rock and Stone Cold Steve Austin.  I had a group of friends who would get together every Monday night for our manly soap opera, and it was good, stupid fun.  Right now, so many of their superstars have aged out, been injury plagued, or in the case of this year’s cover boy Brock Lesnar, constantly suspended for steroid use (which used to be encouraged, dangit!) that the product is bloated and bland.  That doesn’t mean that it’s still not hugely popular as is the yearly WWE 2K game.  This year’s edition hits the stores today, and your list of cheevos is, as always, provided by the gamer destination for all answers achievement-oriented: xboxachievements.com. Continue reading Complete Achievement/Trophy List for WWE 2K17 (Xbox, Playstation – 2016)

My Favorite Scene: Star Wars Rebels Season 2 (2016) “Twilight of an Apprentice”

When Star Wars Clone Wars began way back when, one of the most annoying inclusions (and a seeming continuation of the kiddification that drove fans nuts with some of the prequels) was giving Anakin a whippersnapper of a padawan named Ahsoka Tano.  All credit to Dave Filoni and six seasons of Clone Wars and two of Rebels gradually grew Ahsoka into one of my favorite characters on the show, and her re-emergence in Rebels as an adult and a founder of the The Rebellion has been absolute brilliance.  But in that, there’s been a sense of dread, because it seemed inevitable when Ahsoka returned that there was going to be a reckoning and that it wasn’t going to go well for her.  SPOILERS SPOILERS SPOILERS for season two of Rebels if you haven’t seen it…..probably should have lead with that. Continue reading My Favorite Scene: Star Wars Rebels Season 2 (2016) “Twilight of an Apprentice”