How Persona proves age ratings are nonsense

21 October 2015 by , No Comments

I’ve been playing quite a lot of Persona Q lately. It’s an oddly addictive little game with an adorable visual style and a tonne of great continuity nods and gags for fans of Persona 3 and 4. In many ways, I like it better than its originals. Sure, the story is a lot weaker and […]

Interview with an Indie Developer: Martian Media Inc.

16 October 2015 by , No Comments

Originally published on gamrReview/VGChartz. Steven Belowsky is the CEO of Martian Media Incorporated, an independent games studio in America. They are currently working on a combat/platform title called Waking Amy, which has a Kickstarter project. In this interview, I got to talk to him about the project, experiences as a developer, the calculated risks of […]

Wings Remastered: Kickstater Project

16 October 2015 by , No Comments

In 2013-2014, I was brought on board by Hippo Entertainment to help them develop a trailer for their upcoming Wings: Remastered Edition Kickstarter campaign project. My responsibilities included writing the script for the trailer, interviewing key members of staff, and creating draft versions of the trailer to help give an idea of what the final […]

Behemoth Tears

16 October 2015 by , No Comments

Behemoth Tears is a short strategy RPG developed between 2008-2009, inspired by old school strategy RPG’s such as Shining Force and Fire Emblem, created as an early a test of my design prowess. A technical demo was released spanning seven maps to showcase the game’s mechanics and graphics. While the game does use stock music […]

Digital Devil Saga 1 & 2 review

29 August 2015 by , No Comments

I don’t think much of the Shin Megami Tensei series. I don’t think it’s bad, I just struggle to get into it. Any world that starts with, “Heaven and Hell are both irredeemably evil” and then gets worse from there strikes me as being too hopeless to care about. I don’t know whether to roll […]

Bad Anime Sunday #18: Violence Jack: Hell’s Wind

2 August 2015 by , No Comments

Sam returns with another look at Violence Jack!

Good Anime Sunday #2: Tengen Toppa Gurren Lagann

28 July 2015 by , No Comments

We were gonna take on a movie none of us cared about. But then we decided to have fun instead.

Bad Anime Sunday #17: InuYasha Movie 1

5 July 2015 by , No Comments

Sam and James finally take on InuYasha.

Bad Anime Sunday #16: Kamigami no Asobi

28 June 2015 by , No Comments

What would the gods do if they walked among us? Date high school girls, apparently. Ew.

Bad Anime Sunday #15: Virgin Fleet

21 June 2015 by , No Comments

This Sunday: why we need feminism.