The Red Turtle is Beautiful Beyond Description

While you may have heard of one the production companies that worked on The Red Turtle, Studio Ghibli, chances are you’ve never heard of the film’s Director: Michaël Dukok de Wit. I certainly had never heard of him before. But that’s not surprising when you realize that The Red Turtle is de Wit’s first feature-length film. Before Red … More The Red Turtle is Beautiful Beyond Description

I’m Still Excited (and Nervous) About the Nintendo Switch

As much as I love my Nintendo Wii U, it had its fair share of problems. The Gamepad, while a cool idea, didn’t really work in practice as it felt clunky and awkward compared to other control setups. Conventional controllers didn’t come standard with the machine and required additional purchases on top of the price of … More I’m Still Excited (and Nervous) About the Nintendo Switch

Civilization VI Review: Everybody Wants to Rule the World

One of the biggest challenges any long-running video game series is remaining relevant as the gaming industry evolves. There are numerous examples of series and franchises that were once dominant decades ago and are now struggling to innovate. While we look on those old games with nostalgia, we often lament about how few of them … More Civilization VI Review: Everybody Wants to Rule the World

Fantastical Road Trip: Final Fantasy XV Review

10 Years. That’s how long it’s been since Final Fantasy XV was announced. Technically it wasn’t even called Final Fantasy XV back then, it was part of the Final Fantasy XIII universe as Final Fantasy Versus XIII. If you’re a big FF fan like me, then chances are you’ve been following the game closely through … More Fantastical Road Trip: Final Fantasy XV Review

A New World: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Review

Like so many members of my generation, I grew up reading Harry Potter. I can remember when I was a kid and excitedly talked with my friends about the next Harry Potter book or film. And while I found more interest in other things later in life, I can still look back when I was reading … More A New World: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them Review

Almost Pokémon Paradise: Pokémon Sun & Moon Review

Reviewer’s Note: I played through Pokémon Moon for this review. While there are version differences between Sun and Moon, they’re essentially the same game. If you’ve been playing Pokémon for as long as I have, then you’ve come to expect a certain amount of predictability. Before Pokémon Sun & Moon, you could lay out the … More Almost Pokémon Paradise: Pokémon Sun & Moon Review