Monthly Archives: July 2013

1290: The Never-Ending Battle

Oh, God. Reviews for Dragon’s Crown came out today, and I had a feeling there was going to be at least one shitstorm over it. Dragon’s Crown, lest you’re unfamiliar, is a new game for PS3 and Vita loosely inspired by the brawler classics … Continue reading

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1289: Oh When The… You Know

I’ve been playing a game for review this evening, but I can’t talk about it yet because blah blah embargo, etc. So instead I’m going to talk about Saints Row The Third, which, conveniently, is available for whatever price you please … Continue reading

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1288: Final Fantasies

I’ve been thinking a lot about the Final Fantasy series recently, prompted in part by the impending release of the third Final Fantasy XIII game Lightning Returns, which is actually looking rather spiffy. It’s a series that, as I’ve noted a few times before, I’ve followed … Continue reading

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1287: Thunderbolts and Lightning

Japanese gaming never died. It just shifted its focus. And that’s a good thing. I find myself contemplating this topic for a few reasons, including Twitter discussions on various related topics, and a few articles I’ve seen posted around the … Continue reading

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1286: Take a Note, Nep-Nep

When was the last time you played a video game that required you to either 1) map it yourself or 2) make notes while playing? I’m willing to bet it’s quite a long time, unless you’ve either 1) been playing … Continue reading

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1285: Wake Up Club

I hate mornings. Actually, that’s not quite accurate. I don’t mind mornings in and of themselves, and in fact if I get my day started early enough I’m always pleasantly surprised how much free time I have left at the … Continue reading

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1284: MIRAKURU ROMANSU

I’m a little further into Sailor Moon now. (That sounds a bit wrong. Never mind, let’s just run with it.) Still not a long way, but long enough for both Sailors Mercury and Mars to have shown up, which has thrown an interesting twist … Continue reading

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