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Week 2 of Tales of Hearts R

Welcome to week 2 of my Tales of Hearts R playthrough! When we last left off, Kohak almost fell off a mountain after being kidnapped, but luckily Shing came to her rescue. 1,241 more words


Sword Art Online: Hollow Fragment {PS Vita Game}

Quick Summary: SAO: Hollow Fragment is an RPG for the PS Vita where you are thrust into the world as Kirito (though in non-cut scenes you have a customized character you can create) where instead of setting everyone free on floor 75, everyone is still somehow stuck in the digital world. 1,222 more words

Jabberwocky Warrior

Tales Of Xillia 2 Review

Welcome back to the Elympios and Rieze Maxia.

Long time no see fellow geeks! Well it happened, summer is gone and fall is upon us once more and you know what that means… Games galore! 894 more words


The Final Boss

I’ve loved this subject. It’s done everything to me that I think could happen, even when I didn’t want it to, it changed my perceptions and preferences. 260 more words


Case Study: Intertextuality between Dragon Age: Origins and Final Fantasy XII

Intertextuality isn’t a term used much outside of literary essays, but it is a word that describes the phenomenon of taking influences from a particular text and making a new text that pays homages to the original texts. 568 more words


Broad Case Study - Visual Novels

Visual novels are an emerging media format. They sparked into prominence as the go to way to write eroge manga as the immersive elements of a game format gelled with with the eroticist effects the pieces were aiming for. 397 more words


Interview with an Newbie

I’ve been wanting to know how the perceived differences between JRPGs and Western RPGs effect the player experience, it’s actually the main area of my study in this subject. 366 more words