Post 441992

Murasaki Baby: A Short, But Constantly Changing Experience

By Jack . November 2, 2014 . 5:01pm

One look at Murasaki Baby and it’s easy to tell that it’s something different.

Post 442634

My Fantasy Life: Making Every Wish Come True

By Jenni . November 2, 2014 . 9:26am

Weeks later, and I’m still enthusiastic about Fantasy Life.

Post 442205

Sacred Tears True: A Game Of Milds

By Brian . November 1, 2014 . 5:00pm

Rather than focusing on a grand plot or detailed exploration of character, The Sacred Tears True instead centers on two thieves working odd jobs to save up money.

Post 442588

Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse: Fixes All That Was Wrong

By Ethan . October 31, 2014 . 4:32pm

There’s something to be said for taking something flawed and fixing it so it works the way it always should have—but Shantae and the Pirate’s Curse is so much more than that.

Post 442223

Samurai Warriors 4: Still Not Terribly Well Optimized

By Anthony . October 29, 2014 . 5:31pm

Samurai Warriors 4 attempts to do away with some of the issues these games have had in the past on the PS Vita, but whether or not it succeeds is another matter.

Post 441940

Pokémon Art Academy: Everyone Can Be An Artist

By Laura . October 27, 2014 . 5:31pm

Like its sister game, Art Academy, Pokémon Art Academy starts with the very basics.

Post 441920

The Evil Within Is A Horror Game That Lacks Any Horror

By Thomas . October 27, 2014 . 1:01pm

The combat in The Evil Within is really well done, and honestly a lot of fun. Sometimes too fun.

Post 440754

Ranko Tsukigime’s Longest Day: A Short, But Utterly Bewildering Ride

By Anthony . October 26, 2014 . 5:06pm

I hope you’re in the mood for bewildering insanity.

Post 441340

My Fantasy Life: Forced Back Into The Story

By Jenni . October 25, 2014 . 5:03pm

Some time after pursuing my own path, I was eventually forced back into Fantasy Life’s narrative.

Post 440316

My Fantasy Life: Living All The Lives

By Jenni . October 23, 2014 . 5:01pm

The second Life I pursued was the way of the forge. I became a Blacksmith.

Post 440297

My Fantasy Life: "Suited" To Be A Tailor

By Jenni . October 22, 2014 . 5:29pm

I love being a tailor. I chose the Life because I wanted a challenge. I haven’t seen a job like this in an RPG since I experimented with Mabinogi.

Post 440415

Fairy Fencer F: One Of The Better Efforts By Its Developer

By Anthony . October 21, 2014 . 5:00pm

This may sound like a backhanded compliment, but I’m glad Compile Heart didn’t reuse dungeon layouts more than twice, aside from the abandoned city layout (used four times).

Post 439905

My Fantasy Life: I Spent A Half Hour Making “Me”

By Jenni . October 17, 2014 . 5:33pm

It took me 30 minutes to create a character in Fantasy Life.

Post 440257

Bayonetta 2: Action Adventure At Its Finest

By Clark . October 17, 2014 . 12:30pm

Bayonetta 2 feels like an action-adventure more than a pure action game. Yeah, it sounds like a petty distinction, but there’s a big difference.

Post 438509

Ar nosurge Requires Real Dedication If You Want To Get Anything Out Of It

By Thomas . October 12, 2014 . 5:06pm

Given that Ar nosurge is connected to another series, Ar tonelico, and is also a direct sequel to the Japan-only Vita game Ciel nosurge, you’re looking at a game that builds upon four other past games and their mythologies.