My Impression of Fire Emblem Echoes – Not just a Shadow of Former Glory

Story spoilers for Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia will appear – you have been warned! I’ve got to be frank here – Fire Emblem Echoes didn’t exactly sound attractive to me during its first reveal. Being a 3D remake of an NES game (with all the warts that it entails) that was being released… Continue reading My Impression of Fire Emblem Echoes – Not just a Shadow of Former Glory

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

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

Bernard-jou Iwaku: Episode 2

After a month of IRL busy stuff, including getting an actual job (!), I think I’m finally ready to resume writing about stuff! The episode reviews might be a bit shorter, but to be honest the Episode 1 Impressions felt more like a rant than a review, so hopefully this stays more on topic. I’d… Continue reading Bernard-jou Iwaku: Episode 2

Pokemon Sun & Moon Pre-release excitement! Things I’m looking forward to!

A new generation of Pokemon, a new set of games to fall in love with. While Gen 6 was quite technically impressive to me with the switch to 3D, there was quite a bit that I thought needed improvement. For example, the battles were in all honesty quite disappointing, being just the Gen 5 and… Continue reading Pokemon Sun & Moon Pre-release excitement! Things I’m looking forward to!