[Translation] Interview with The Alliance Alive Producer and Director, Matsuura Masataka

This is what I’ve gone silent for the past two weeks for. I’ve been looking forward to the release of a 3DS title named The Alliance Alive – I loved Legend of Legacy’s somewhat refreshing battle system and it’s uniquely ambient atmosphere. However, it seems that The Alliance Alive is going for a bit of… Continue reading [Translation] Interview with The Alliance Alive Producer and Director, Matsuura Masataka

Anime Series Impressions – Bernard-jou Iwaku

What can be said about the short series, Bernard-jou Iwaku (What Miss Bernard Said) that I haven’t really mentioned previously? In the past few months, I have had all the time to finish this series, but it was not until recently that I finally finished the series. The titular Miss Bernard (real name – Machida… Continue reading Anime Series Impressions – Bernard-jou Iwaku

A Comprehensive Translation of the final update for Badge Collection Arcade (Nintendo Badge Arcade)

So here’s something a little bit different for this week. You may not know this, but yesterday was the day of the final update of new badges for the Japanese version of the Nintendo Badge Arcade, known as バッジとれ~るセンター (lit. Badge Collection Centre). With the new updates gone, it is also taking away the Arcade… Continue reading A Comprehensive Translation of the final update for Badge Collection Arcade (Nintendo Badge Arcade)

Story of Seasons : Trio of Towns – First impressions

Once upon a time, I fell in love with a game called Harvest Moon DS. It was my first foray into the ‘slow life’ genre, which includes other series like Animal Crossing. I aimlessly wandered the town, wondering what could be fun about this game, compared to something like Ace Attorney, or Mario Kart DS,… Continue reading Story of Seasons : Trio of Towns – First impressions

Blaster Master Zero – A Blast to play, even with Zero experience

In a cave somewhere in the subterranean world, a lone, red-colored tank sits in a cave, waiting to be rediscovered. A lone boy, wearing a sci-fi-esqe suit and holding a laser rifle, approaches. As he slots in the key rifle into the cockpit, the vehicle vrooms to life, ready to explore what remains of the underground… Continue reading Blaster Master Zero – A Blast to play, even with Zero experience

An update! ~What will be happening from now on~

It has been a while since I have last published anything, so recently this past week I have been reflecting about this blog. The answer? I still really want to write on here. So from here on out, I will make sure that I will be writing at least once a week (matching my output last year),… Continue reading An update! ~What will be happening from now on~