Everyone looks at stories differently. It’s why people have differing opinions when it comes to stories that we enjoy. Some of us like anime, manga, or other similar Japanese stories. Others enjoy the attachment of watching actors on the big screen, or experiencing stories first-hand through a video game. Stories are universal, but as weContinue reading “Crafting The Perfect Story: The Three Elements of Storytelling”
Well, simply put, I’m going to be replacing quantity, with quality.
I’ve wanted to review this one for a while now. Clannad is one of those series that is near and dear to many people’s hearts. I talked about it recently, as my second favorite story of all time, and from what I know, it was an emotional trip for almost everyone that’s watched it. ButContinue reading “Reading Between Reviews: Clannad!”
So, we’ve into my top three- the stories that have inspired me the most to write, to talk, to keep experiencing more and more new things. For the most part, I acknowledge that these stories have their flaws, but for whatever reason, they’ve certainly hit home for me. Of course, there’s DEFINITELY quality behind theseContinue reading “My Top Ten Favorite Stories: 3-2”
Before we start off, Happy Valentine’s Day! May Cupid bring you a good romantic anime to watch, a sweet manga to read, or a nice Romance VN to play! That being said, however. To my knowledge, Visual Novels are the least-acknowledged Japanese medium. It’s an interesting concept, mixing pictures with text, yet, for some reason,Continue reading “Katawa Shoujo: a VN Underdog Story”
Lucid 9. I assume if you’re reading this now, you’ve already played through Lucid 9 and are looking for content on it. But if you haven’t, here’s the rundown: it’s a visual novel centered around one Yama Ishimoto, who is dealing with the fallout of a series of murders, and the effect it is havingContinue reading “Lucid 9: Dissociation, Stress, and Breaking the Mind”
Imagine for a moment, that you and your friends live a relatively normal high school life. Lucid 9 is a free mystery visual novel released relatively recently: April 14th of this year. Despite boasting rather impressive ratings for a free visual novel, averaging above 80% on Steam, it remains relatively unknown, being…well. A free visual novel, withContinue reading “Reading Between Reviews: Lucid 9 Inciting Incident”