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Breath of Fire - Blind Run - The End

My time with Breath of Fire has come to an end. The game has just failed to hook me, and I can’t warrant spending any more time to complete it. 132 more words

Video Games

Tales From the Game Shelf – Episode 7: Final Fantasy VI

The TFtGS team talk about the crown jewel of 16-bit RPGs, Final Fantasy VI. Everything from the game’s use of branching and open narrative paths, bevy of memorable characters, and superb soundtrack are all covered.

20 Years Of Final Fantasy VI

A few weeks ago marked the 20th anniversary of Final Fantasy 6; or at least, the North American release. I figured that it’s as good a time as any to share my experiences with the game. 561 more words

Super Nintendo

Mushrooms and bananas and warp tubes, oh my!

So what do these three things have in common? Recall cherished memories of third- and fourth-generation gaming consoles like the NES with this brand-new wave of figurines inspired by the Super Mario and Donkey Kong franchises! 63 more words

It's Worth The Look

If you’re into retro gaming (as you should be) and Kickstarter is cool to you then follow this to help kickstart a documentary about EarthBound. Do it!


A Farewell to Video Games: My Top Ten (#2)

This is a continuing series. As I am rapidly “growing up” I find less and less time to play video games, so I’m celebrating my top ten favorites over a lifetime of playing and the impacts that games have had on me. 859 more words

Art And Entertainment

I Don’t Have the Patience for Multiple Endings

As I’ve been saying, I have been busy catching up on a bunch of old games I was told were the duck’s quack, and one game I beat rather recently was “Chrono Trigger”, a game made by the same developers as “Final Fantasy”. 736 more words