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Despite the bitchin' soundtrack, Telltale Games' latest collaboration, Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, can't be called a thrilling, rock-fuelled space opera. It's more like easy listening. The first episode's biggest event happens in the first few minutes, and everything else is characters sitting around and contemplating the aftermath. That's kind of what works about it.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

Over the last few months, development studio Telltale Games have been radically re-configuring key parts of the Batman mythos to give players a shockingly different take on the Dark Knight. It all comes to a head in the final chapter of Batman: The Telltale Series, which puts a capstone on a very good portrayal of Bruce Wayne.