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Passage by Sea

Today: Fire Emblem Gaiden, Ch. 2: the Zofia Seaways to Zofia Harbor.

Here’s a good time to consider Valentia’s construction by the craft of music, the art of RPG making, and the instant rejection of its predecessor’s signature move. 2,820 more words

Fire Emblem

92 - Baldur's Gate

Baldur’s Gate is probably one of the finest bad RPGs I’ve ever played. It does so many things weird or wrong, its structure is a goddamn mess, but it’s beloved by pretty much everybody, myself included. 990 more words

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Another Departure

Today: Fire Emblem Gaiden, Ch. 2: the Priory at Novis to Novis Greatport.

Enter the second lead of the game. And with her, enter a whole boatload (quite literally) of magicians. 2,363 more words

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Defeating the Metal Slime

Video games helped me lose weight.

That sounds like the start of a Wii Fit informercial. Let’s start over.

Ding! Level Up

There is a special monster in the  918 more words

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First Impressions

These past few months, I’ve been working on a couple more retrospective articles not unlike the one I wrote for The Legend of Zelda back when Breath of the Wild launched last month. 1,622 more words

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Interpreting Retro

Hey everybody! I started a new project called Interpreting Retro where I draw a picture of how I saw or imagined a retro game from my childhood. 138 more words

Dragon Quest VIII 3DS - First Impressions

Previously I’ve talked about the mobile version of Dragon Quest VIII, while visually more impressive than the original game on the Playstation 2, the touchscreen nature of a 3D game was kind of awkward. 540 more words

First Impressions