Some of My Favorites: Ten Nostalgic Video Games!

Sometimes, you just have to stop, and smell the nostalgia. These games are the ones that call up those wonderful childhood memories, of rushing to that console, excitedly putting in that favorite game of yours, and preparing for some good, old-fashioned fun.

The Sales, Reception, and Popularity of Pokemon!

Pokemon is one hell of a franchise. The second-best selling video game franchise of all time, only behind Mario, Pokemon has become a legitimate worldwide phenomenon, known to essentially anyone and everyone.  It’s a huge franchise, released to positive reception with every new title, and one that everyone knows is going strong, but really, howContinue reading “The Sales, Reception, and Popularity of Pokemon!”

RB Weekly News #8: SnK Recap Movies, Switch News, and Pokemon’s 20th Movie!

What’s up guys, hope your day’s been going well.  It’s Ayron here, bringing you the latest in the animanga and gaming worlds!  The past week has seen some rather interesting developments, regarding some pretty big anime movies, and of course, has seen the advent of perhaps the most hyped-up video game console of all time.Continue reading “RB Weekly News #8: SnK Recap Movies, Switch News, and Pokemon’s 20th Movie!”

Some of My Favorites: Five Old-School Games!

A few decades ago, the world of gaming was a drastically different place.  Times were simpler- no one knew just what the medium was capable of.  Because of this, companies were far more free to experiment with new ideas, and games that exploited these new ideas were revolutionary.  They were the games that introduced theContinue reading “Some of My Favorites: Five Old-School Games!”

Some of my Favorites: Five Nostalgic Anime

Nostalgia is…kind of a beautiful thing. Defined as a sentimental longing or wistful attraction for the past, nostalgia takes us back to innocent days.  Rushing to the TV Saturday morning for that latest episode of that one new show you’re following, and growing up following the adventures of your favorite characters, watching any series now just…doesn’tContinue reading “Some of my Favorites: Five Nostalgic Anime”

eSports Controversy, Pokemon Outta Nowhere, and The Shogakukan Awards: RB Weekly News #2

Yo guys, what’s good, Ayron here, with another week of Reading Between News.  This past week has been admittedly, a bit dry, but some rather interesting events HAVE indeed happened in the worlds of anime, manga, and gaming.  Between some big awards, the announcement of a new anime season, and *gasp* a new Pokemon game,Continue reading “eSports Controversy, Pokemon Outta Nowhere, and The Shogakukan Awards: RB Weekly News #2”

Pokemon: The Top Six Villain Teams

  A less analytical post, because, hey.  Pokemon’s a fun topic. Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past two decades, you know Pokemon.  You might think of it as a complex competitive strategy game, a great RPG series, a silly anime, or even just that one game series that only nerds keepContinue reading “Pokemon: The Top Six Villain Teams”