Lair? LOL Haze the Halo killer? ROFL no wait rofllmfao! MAG? Massively average game and that is being generous. Home? Did it ever finally happen? and now AAA, actually was once AAA, God of War Ascension.
The Romans waged war to gather slaves and wealth. Spain built an empire from its lust for gold and territory. Hitler shaped a battered Germany into an economic superpower.
But war never changes.
In the 21st century, war was still waged over the games that could be made. Only this time, the spoils of war were also its weapons: Nintendo, Microsoft, and Sony fans. For these fans, Microsoft would invade Japan, the Nintendo would annex senior homes, and Sony would dissolve into quarreling, bickering developer-publishers, bent on controlling the last original IPs on Earth.
In 2013, the storm of console war had come again. In two brief hours, most of the business was reduced to burnt-out disheartened gamers. And from the ashes of publisher devastation, a new system would struggle to arise.
A few were able to reach the relative safety of the large overpowered PCs. Your family was part of that group that powered up PC Thirteen. Imprisoned safely behind the large Windows interface, under a mountain of silicon, a generation has lived without knowledge of the outside systems.
Life for the PC is about to change. --- You ever meet one of those Don Quixote types and just wonder "What the hell are they thinking?"