Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky

Exist Archive: The Other Side of the Sky, published by Aksys games is an interesting take on the traditional JRPG gameplay formula, being a hybrid platformer and RPG, attempting to mix elements of both. The background of the setting is that an alternate world exists, mirroring the real world. Killed by

Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV (FFXV) is the latest entry in the seminal RPG series that is a mainstay of Square-Enix (SE). In it you play the role of Noctis; a prince on his way to his royal wedding accompanied by his retainers. This is the first game in the main series

Superdimension Neptune VS Sega Hard Girls

Superdimension Neptune vs. Sega Hard Girls(SNvSHG) is is a RPG for the Vita where you play as the anthropomorphized representations of console systems & hardware. Combined from two different series (Hyperdimension Neptunia & Sega Hard Girls) that follow the same basic premise of hardware themed characters, we finally see a

Ninja Usagimaru: The Mysterious Karakuri Castle

I would like to preface this review with a statement, and the statement is thus: I am not the intended audience for this game. I have nothing against puzzle games, in fact I enjoy many of them. However, this particular genre of puzzlers is not my cup of tea...At all.

Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse

As a fan of the SMT games and a die-hard fan of their spin-off Persona games, I wanted to like SMTIV:Apocalypse, but I just can't get into it. I played a bit of the first SMTIV and really didn't care for it. This game is more of the same, but

Now Playing 9/18/2016

Between going back to work as a bus driver and the rather large number of games I've received to review, I've been pretty swamped. Were it just simple games, this wouldn't be too difficult of a task to bear, but I've been handed quite a few, very long RPGs, including

King of Fighters 14

When the first trailer for KOF14 was released, there was a strong reaction in the gaming community as most people said it looked like a Playstation 2 game. SNK assured fans that it was still early on and that it would be much better looking in the final build. Trailer

Odin Sphere Leifthrasir

Originally released on the PS2 half a year after the PS3 came out, Odin Sphere launched with much fanfare. It's music, art direction, and gameplay was just what everyone needed at the time. 2D beat-em-ups had all but gone the way of the dodo, but Vanillaware showed us that we

Mighty No. 9

After numerous delays, and 3 years of development, Mighty No. 9 has finally released to the public. As you may know, I was extremely excited for this game, and even backed it. It's been a long time since a new Mega Man game was released, and that's why the Kickstarter

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