Review: Fire Emblem – Fates (3DS)

Fire Emblem: Fates is the newest entry in the long running strategy RPG series from Nintendo. The previous entry in the series for 3DS, Awakening, did quite well, and Fates both benefits and suffers from its success. First of all, Fates is divided into two versions, Birthright and Conquest, with…

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Review: Arslan – The Warriors of Legend (PS4/XB1)

Arslan: The Warriors of Legend is a Dynasty Warriors game from Koei Tecmo, based on the anime series The Heroic Legend of Arslan. The anime itself is based off of a series of Japanese fantasy novels from the 80s, which have been adapted numerous times over the years; thanks to…

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Hands On With The Heroic Legend of Arslan at TGS

The Heroic Legend of Arslan is the latest Dynasty Warriors game from developer Tecmo Koei, based on a popular anime, manga and novel series of the same name. Originally supposed to launch in the middle of September in Japan, it was pushed back to October 1st, most likely to avoid…

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My Time With Mother Russia: Hands on with The Tomorrow Children at TGS

The Tomorrow Children is a strange little game, and infinitely unsuited to being experienced in a 15 minute demo. An open world sandbox adventure game from PixelJunk developer Q-Games, The Tomorrow Children is hoping to be a heavily Soviet/Communist themed game of everything for everyone, but I have the feeling…

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Hands on with Odin Sphere: Leifthrasir at TGS

Odin Sphere for the PS2 is one of my favorite games ever, with its interesting story, intertwined characters, and art that can only be described as luscious. It put developer Vanillaware firmly on my watch list, and has stayed with me throughout the long years since its release. Since Muramasa,…

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Natsume Announces New Harvest Moon Game Made In-House, Chaos and Real Farm Battle Ensue

So, remember how I just talked about how the latest Harvest Moon game, otherwise known as Bokujou Monogatari in Japan, was going to be released by XSEED instead of Natsume this year, under the name Story of Seasons? Imagine everyone’s shock when Natsume announced less than a week later that…

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New Harvest Moon Game Will Not be Called Harvest Moon

XSEED games has announced in a press release that they will be handling the North American release of the latest Bokujou Monogatari (Harvest Moon) game instead of Natsume, which has been the NA publisher of the beloved farming simulation series since its debut on the SNES in 1997. However, Natsume…

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What We’ve Been Playing

Sherrie Since coming back from visiting family in America for Spring Break vacation, I’ve been slowly getting back into the gaming habit. I didn’t play a lot while I was on vacation, as most of my time was taken up with visiting people and doing things, so I’m still on…

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