It’s no secret that the soundtrack to a game can tug at your heart strings, but it’s also a huge driving force behind the feelings of nostalgia we get when we replay a game from our younger years. 816 more words
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Although I was silly enough to buy an imported Dreamcast five months before the system came out in the US, it was just a few months later that a friend introduced me to Everquest, which rapidly consumed all of my spare time for the next several years. 627 more words
No clever title today, rather one deliberately chosen to make this page easier to find on search engines.
Shenmue 2 nearly broke me tonight. I’m closing in on the end of the game, I’m pretty sure, but getting this far has involved a segment with a mandatory stealth bits, one-mistake-fails QTEs AND unskippable cutscenes. 267 more words
So, it’s been roughly ten years since I played the first Shenmue, and I understand they’re actually planning to make a third one. In addition, Shenmue II is the last Dreamcast game sitting in my backlog after I came to terms with abandoning a couple of really long RPGs. 364 more words