imagine a video game where you create a hero whose destiny is to save everyone, but throughout the game you start making harder and more questionable decisions, and the game gets darker and darker. and in the end you’re just standing there, clutching the controller and finally realizing you were playing the villain all along
*mass effect fandom prepares their bedrooms*
you guys now “aliens” can also mean “tiny little bacteria that no one gives a fuck about” right?
^technically we’ve found fossilized aliens because they were just tiny little bacteria imprints on the inside of a meteorite.