Monthly Archives: June 2013

Devil Survivor: The Best Megami Tensei

Ambivalent About this Series I played Revelations: Persona when it first came out in 1996. I didn’t enjoy it that much; it was far too obtuse and clunky though I enjoyed the concept of collecting monsters for use in combat … Continue reading

Animu, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Music, Post-Apocalyptic, RPG or thereabouts, Strategy, Video Gaming

The 10 Best Retsupuraes

The 10 Best Retsupuraes In 2007, Something Awful Forums user Slowbeef created the “Let’s Play“, a video (or a series of images with text) in which someone plays a video game and comments for the enjoyment of others. The idea … Continue reading

Adventure, Animu, Comedy, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Fighting Games, Insanity, Platformer, Third-Person, Video Gaming

Remember Me — One Third of a Good Game

Remember Me — One Third of a Good Game Remember Me is a 2013 game developed by the new company Dontnod Entertainment and published by Capcom. It blends the genres of beat-em-up and adventure in a strange new fashion. Unfortunately, … Continue reading

Adventure, Beat-Em-Up, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Video Gaming

Indie Games That Don’t Suck: Trilby: The Art of Theft

Indie Games That Don’t Suck: Trilby: The Art of Theft Trilby: The Art of Theft is a 2007 2D stealth game by Ben “Yahtzee” Croshaw. Yes, the guy from Zero Punctuation, the motormouthed game reviewer who hates everything. Are his … Continue reading

Indie Games That Don't Suck, Stealth, Video Gaming