17 Feb 2020

Review: Fire Emblem: Three Houses – Cindered Shadows

In one sense, Fire Emblem: Three Houses – Cindered Shadows is really just the last installment of four bits of DLC doled out over a year or so for the base Fire Emblem: Three Houses. However, in a more direct sense, Cindered Shadows (I am not typing that full title out every time) is really
7 Feb 2020

Indie Label Fellow Traveler Announces ‘In Other Waters’

One of the best things about the current popularity of the indie video game scene is getting to see new and fascinating titles that wouldn’t see the light of day otherwise. This week, developer Gareth Damian Martin and label Fellow Traveler have revealed their new game, In Other Waters.
3 Dec 2019

Review: EarthNight

I have no idea what about this game prompted this title. While a lot of the game takes place in space, where it is dark like night, there’s not much about actual night. It feels like a title that in no small part exists because the most obvious title of Fall To Earth While Killing
8 Oct 2019

Review: BurgerTime Party!

Let me preface this review by saying that I’m definitely old enough to remember the early arcade days, when gaming meant going out to an arcade, bowling alley, or other sort of fun center and popping quarters into arcade cabinets. Yes, they still exist, but in the US, arcades are a shadow of their former
9 Sep 2019

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition Arrives January 23 Next Year

Before Tokyo Game Show kicks off later this week, Square Enix has announced the release date for Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition with a new trailer. The game will release on January 23 next year for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and iOS and Android. New to the remastered version, the updates to the game
13 Jul 2019

Review: Senran Kagura: Peach Ball

What we have here is something kind of special, and there's a story behind it (and in it!). I was browsing video games on Amazon, as I often do, when I stumbled upon something I thought was very odd: What appeared to be a pinball-type game with a Mature rating. "How could you make a Mature pinball game?" I asked myself.
26 Jan 2019

Preview: Malkyrs: Arenas of Eternity

Online card games. They’re pretty popular these days. There are traditional TCGs that spawned digital adaptations, like Wizards of the Coast’s Magic: The Gathering, as well as those games built from the ground up as a video game, like Blizzard’s Hearthstone. For me personally, having to buy digital cards despite owning a huge collection of
22 Oct 2017

Review: Spelunker Party!

Digging for Gems Spelunker Party! is a co-op side-scroller game in which Spelunkette and her friends must explore a series of caves, finding gold and treasures while investigating the effects of a mysterious comet that crashes on their world, which has haunted the caves with ghosts among other things. When I was initially tasked with