Wednesday, March 28, 2012

Armored Interview - Alastair Reynolds

"What is the appeal of power armor/mecha? Why do so many writers–or you yourself–write about it? Why do you think readers/viewers/gamers love it so much?

I can see the logic of power armour in certain situations but there’s also an element of wish fulfillment—being super strong and invulnerable—which I think it is important to push against, or at least pick apart and question."

3 out of 5