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  • MWACloak - October 9, 2014 12:23 p.m.

    The "Glass" armor from Elder Scrolls is made of Malachite.
  • hu-deegan - October 1, 2014 4:42 p.m.

    Oh man, I'd love to see how the Catarina armor stacks up from Dark Souls...
  • sleepyMexican45 - September 30, 2014 2:14 a.m.

    The Dark Souls armour you shouldve featured...
  • KennethCummings - May 29, 2014 1:53 p.m.

    I'm almost positive that I couldn't fight with a huge metal wedgie, but I guess I'm not as strong as Shahdee.
  • anthony-wilson - May 27, 2014 3:01 p.m.

    You should do the champions armor from Dragon Age II
  • george-frey - April 17, 2014 7:34 p.m.

    and yes I know that DMC is more weapons and devil triggers, but they do have armorish items on there, or maybe something from the Diablo series?
  • george-frey - April 17, 2014 7:13 p.m.

    how about some of the armors in the Devil May Cry games?
  • halvis - February 26, 2014 12:46 p.m.

    Lineage II Epic armors missings... (vesper, miorai, dynasty etc..)
  • riverclan23 - January 27, 2014 4 p.m.

    I actually have a question about how effective this armor would be. I know it looks really cool but I can't see it functioning that well in real life.
  • mitchel-jake-kanton - June 2, 2014 7 p.m.

    From the appearance, aside from the possibly gouging your eyes out if you looked down too looks pretty sound. just don't take a blow to the belly
  • raf_dcs - January 9, 2014 10 p.m.

    Edward Kenway! Can you imagine running and jumping around in heavy wet clothes?! Every time I saw him out of the salt water made itch!
  • Shigeruken - December 4, 2013 10:17 p.m.

    Wow, Craig Johnson seems to be the perfect expert to go to for an article like this. This was a fantastic read all the way through, Lucas.
  • MrPkhead - December 4, 2013 2:44 p.m.

    Outstanding article! Every day's a school day...
  • C.King - December 4, 2013 2:21 p.m.

    i need more!
  • BladedFalcon - December 4, 2013 11:06 a.m.

    Awesome article Mr. Sullivan! very funny and as always, they are even more entertaining when you guys use an expert to give their two cents. As others have echoed, I really enjoy these kinds of articles, so keep it up guys!
  • JimmiCottam - December 4, 2013 9:11 a.m.

    Correct me if it's already been done but the next one GR should do should be 'xx most impractical weapons in games.' I'm pretty sure having a huge sword looks epic, however....
  • BladedFalcon - December 4, 2013 11:08 a.m.

    They have certainly done that already, although without the input of an expert:
  • SeikoShi - December 4, 2013 8:57 a.m.

    Where's the Space Marine's armor? xD It has got to be the one of most unwieldy armor to wear.
  • frakker15 - January 1, 2014 1:19 p.m.

    For a human, absolutely. Figuring it up, the Mk.5 armor would probably weigh around 200 pounds considering that Space Marines weigh 500 pounds when in full combat gear. However, I wouldn't consider it any more impractical than, say, the MJOLNIR armor from the Halo series. In that, a SPARTAN II weighed somewhere around 1,000 pounds where the Spartans themselves weighed, I'd figure, a maximum of 200-300 pounds.
  • Ensoul - December 4, 2013 6:36 a.m.

    Great read, next time you should ask him to provide an example of his ideal armour, just to see how off the mark these fantasy armours are.

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