Nioh 2 – Review

Be Relentless It literally took no time at all for Nioh 2 to win me over. I was a fan of the first game and I wondered what Team Ninja was going to add to make the sequel feel fresh. Well, it turns out, they tweaked the existing mechanics, added a plethora of new abilities,…

Dreams – A Gateway for Future Creators

I had the opportunity to get my hands on Dreams during its initial early access period and came away incredibly impressed with what Media Molecule had created. This is the title that will act as a gateway for new game developers and creators. That’s a fairly heavy statement to make about any game, but when…

Ni No Kuni II Review

*Impressions will be at the top. The review will be at the bottom* A Different Kingdom Ni No Kuni II couldn’t be more different than it’s predecessor. Gone is the Pokémon-esque combat system of the original in which you had various monsters that battled for you. In it’s place is a free-flowing combat system that…

Console Wars! Evaluating the state of the Big 3

If you’ve never read the comment section when a console exclusive gets announced, then you’re missing out. Fans will swarm and attack one another, spurring a debate as to what console is greater. Those who play exclusively on PC will usually ignore the thread or take jabs stating that PC is the master race. While…

3 Videogame Remakes/Remasters Done Right.

Nostalgia can be funny, especially when it comes to videogames. Gameplay throughout the years has evolved and become increasingly complex to keep players engaged. Graphics are at the point where if you can imagine it, a developer can create it. There are practically no boundaries and we are operating within an era where the possibilities…

Let’s Talk the Secret of Mana remake (PS4)

While I don’t disagree that the Mana franchise needed to be revived. I have to say that I didn’t expect it feel so underwhelming. I loved the original and when I heard that there was going to be an HD remake, my mind wandered as to what new features or updates would be in the…

(Spoilers) Surprising Narratives: Horizon Zero Dawn

*Authors Note* The point of this series will be to break down surprising narratives in media, regardless of the platform. These will general see release on the weekends as they will be fairly lengthy. It is a testament to the writers that this plot worked as well as it did. That in itself of course,…