Category Archives: Fantasy/Sci-Fi

Slot and Dragons: Too Random, But Definitely Enjoyable

Slot and Dragons : Too Random, But Definitely Enjoyable Slot and Dragons is a Puzzle Quest kinda deal. Objects appear in lines at random, and it’s your job to make something of them in order to fight your enemies. This … Continue reading

Android, Commissioned, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Video Gaming

A Review of Valdis Story: Abyssal City

A Review of Valdis Story: Abyssal City Valdis Story: Abyssal City is a 2013 Metroidvania by Endlessfluff Games. It’s better than most.

Beat-Em-Up, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Indie Games That Don't Suck, Metroidvania, Platformer, Video Gaming

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance

Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance What’s with the name of this game? Revenge and vengeance mean the same thing, so why make a portmanteau that doesn’t carry any new significance? Kojima probably just thought it sounded cool. The Metal Gear Solid … Continue reading

Animu, Beat-Em-Up, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Stealth, Third-Person, This isn't just a video game this is ART you wouldn't understand it you plebian filth, Video Gaming

Kingdom Rush & Adventure Time: Explore the Dungeon Because I Don’t Know!

Kingdom Rush I’ve spoken before about how tower defense games are one of the few genres to work seamlessly with tablet controls due to only requiring one imprecise finger to manage everything. Further experience has proven my initial beliefs correct. … Continue reading

Android, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Tower Defense, Video Gaming

Castlevania: The Lecarde Chronicles

Castlevania: The Lecarde Chronicles is a fan-made game heavily inspired by the venerable action series. It mostly takes notes from the SNES and Genesis games such as Super Castlevania IV and Rondo of Blood , but the way the world … Continue reading

Fan Games, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Metroidvania, Video Gaming

Dream Games: Mistborn

Dream Games: Mistborn Sometimes magic in a fantasy novel is a strange, esoteric thing with bizarre world-changing effects. There’s nothing wrong with that as long as the prose is up to the task; I love the Thomas Covenant series and … Continue reading

Exploring Stuff, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Video Gaming

Mega Man Unlimited is Astonishingly Good

Mega Man Unlimited is Astonishingly Good If you get the Mega Man formula wrong, your results are mediocrities with predictable levels and nothing to test the player, like Street Fighter X Mega Man . Do it right and you get … Continue reading

Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Platformer, Video Gaming

Ittle Dew: Why Do I Like Zelda Clones So Much?

Ittle Dew : Why Do I Like Zelda Clones So Much? My distaste with the Zelda games of the past decade or so I have spoken of previously . Since Nintendo is clearly incapable of making of good Zelda games … Continue reading

Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Indie Games That Don't Suck, Puzzle, Video Gaming

A Review of Magic: Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014

A Review of Magic: Duels of the Planeswalkers 2014 I played Magic: The Gathering around 1994 when it first became popular. Then I quit when Visions came out, after I realized that my family was poor. But I always appreciated … Continue reading

Android, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Online Gaming, Pay-to-Win, Puzzle, Video Gaming

Saints Row IV – Kitchen Sink Gaming

Saints Row IV : Kitchen Sink Gaming Things you can do in Saints Row IV : Use a phallic tentacle bat to kill guys wearing giant pink cat mascot heads while listening to " The Boys are Back in Town … Continue reading

Exploring Stuff, Fantasy/Sci-Fi, Post-Apocalyptic, Racing, Video Gaming