Reading Between Reviews: Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions

The recent revival of an original series that many people thought was long gone, Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Dark Side of Dimensions brought back the original Yu-Gi-Oh! series for a final ride, the theoretically final chapter in a beloved franchise.  At first, many people were skeptical- the original series had ended in a great, definitive way, howContinue reading “Reading Between Reviews: Yu-Gi-Oh! The Dark Side of Dimensions”

Kirby’s Final Bosses are DARK

  Kirby is a REALLY happy fellow, right?  I mean, REALLY happy.  You hardly ever see him without a smile on his face, happily swallowing enemies and food alike.  In fact, Dream Land as a whole is just happy, and bright, and colorful, and fun.  The famous bosses are a giant tree, a giant penguinContinue reading “Kirby’s Final Bosses are DARK”

My Top Five Favorite Antagonists in Gaming!

“A Hero is only as good as his villain.”  This general thought, often attributed to Batman and his villains gallery, is profound in how we look at the villains of stories throughout time.  Although the thought may not be 100% true 100% of the time, the threat that the villain poses certainly plays a hugeContinue reading “My Top Five Favorite Antagonists in Gaming!”

The Disney Hack’n’Slash Adventure: Kingdom Hearts!

If you would have told anyone 16 years ago, that a hugely beloved franchise could spawn by combining Final Fantasy and Disney into a hack’n’slash adventure game, I’m certain many people would just think, why, and how?  What kind of strange concept IS that?  Well, in 2002, such a game was released: Kingdom Hearts.

A War of Trickery – Liar Game (2005-2014)

A little secret about me- I love any series that focuses on mental trickery, the psychology of people, and the moral nature of humans in general.  They tend to be thought provoking,  challenging, and provide scenarios where you can’t help but wonder, “what would I do in that situation?”   As far as manga goes,Continue reading “A War of Trickery – Liar Game (2005-2014)”

Throwback Gaming: Kirby Air Ride!

Kirby Air Ride was one fun game, am I right, or am I right? Hey guys, back again for a Throwback Thursday, this time I’m gonna talk about a game that doesn’t have any narrative value whatsoever, but holds a place in my heart as one of my favorite party games- Kirby Air Ride!

The Top Five Most Anticipated Games of 2017!

Heyo.  Good to be back! So, a new year has started, and that means a new year of gaming, new seasons of anime, new things to look forward to all around!  And man.  Either way, you’ve got some great, great things to look forward to.  One Punch Man, Attack on Titan, Code freaking Geass? That’sContinue reading “The Top Five Most Anticipated Games of 2017!”

My Top Five Artistic Video Games

Hey.  Before we get into this, Happy New Year guys.  Hope it’s a good one for you! It is my sincere belief that all forms of media have the potential to be art.  That’s the whole point of this blog- a tribute to the stories that other forms of media have been able to share.Continue reading “My Top Five Artistic Video Games”