Octopath Traveller Demo: On the Right Path

If you missed last week’s Nintendo Direct, you might be wondering based on the title “what the hell is an Octopath Traveller?” Odd name aside, What you’re looking at is another modern take on the JRPG genre from the minds behind the equally innovative Bravely Default. But based on the recent demo, Octopath Traveller seems to be even … More Octopath Traveller Demo: On the Right Path

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

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is Skyrim Meets Studio Ghibli

Perhaps the most talked about game at E3 2016 is the newest title in the Legend of Zelda franchise. Since it was announced at E3 2014, there’s been a ton of speculation about the latest entry in the series. The game’s brief teaser alone caused debates about everything from the game’s place in the timeline … More The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is Skyrim Meets Studio Ghibli

Bravely Second Is Essentially the Same Game (and That’s Okay)

Disclaimer: While I don’t get into major spoilers, there will be some discussion about the first two chapters. If you’re sensitive about that (I’m looking at you Tim), then you may not want to read this post. I’ve spent a little time with Bravely Second this weekend (read 13 hours) and wanted to write something … More Bravely Second Is Essentially the Same Game (and That’s Okay)

We Have Arrived: Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Review

When one traditionally thinks of Final Fantasy, a few things come to mind. Moogles, Chocobos, ridiculous airships, even more ridiculous hairstyles, and some really big swords are just a few examples of some ideas that have for better or worse helped define the franchise. However, tropes like these are what has caused the series as a whole … More We Have Arrived: Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Review