WONDER BOY Asha in Monster World Review

A quick thank you to the good folks at ININ and StudioArtDink for providing a small games writer with a code for this awesome remake of an obscure classic. The former were the same guys who published the equally impressive Bubble Bobble 4 Friends in which I also took a look at over the holiday season. …

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[REVIEW] Clea / 克莉 for the Nintendo Switch

Psychological horrors, charming artwork, and puzzle-solving, now in the palm of your hand!

Clea, by InvertMouse, was released last year on Steam; A survival horror that boasts “Jump scare-free skill-based gameplay.” Looking at user reviews for the game, I was intrigued by how overwhelmingly positive the reception was.…

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REVIEW: Undead Darlings ~no cure for love~

A dungeon-crawling survival horror and a visual novel filled with zombie waifus? More likely than you think!

This review was made possible via an early review copy from the good folks at Sekai Games. As per devs wishes, there are no major spoilers and I opted to talk about the game via my first impressions.

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REVIEW: Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1+2

“Let’s ride, ride, how we ride.”

Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 1 + 2 was announced during an interesting time in gaming. Skateboarding games have achieved a bit of an unexpected renaissance. The Skate series achieved a resurgence over the years thanks to a thriving underground community, propelled to the forefront by various skateboarding YouTubers.…

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REVIEW: Syrup and The Ultimate Sweet – A delicious sugary snack; Short, Sweet, and Satisfying

Right off the heels of their visual novel showcase, Ratalaika Games released one of their seven visual novels yesterday, Syrup and The Ultimate Sweet, developed by NomnomNami.

The original game was developed for YuriJam 2015, a two-month game jam that featured visual novels and dating sim based around, as the name would imply, Yuri or “girl love.”…

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REVIEW: Sonic The Hedgehog (2020)

“Blue Blur or Blue Devil, this speedy flick is very ‘Omoshiroi~!’ indeed!”

The Sonic The Hedgehog movie had quite the hype and history leading up to its eventual release. It was around this time last year that the general audience saw first hand what Sonic would look like on the big screen.…

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REVIEW: Persona 5 Striker’s Japanese Demo [Nintendo Switch]

Is it a Last Surprise or is it “too fast for eyes?”

UPDATE: An official trailer was leaked a few hours ago revealing the long-awaited release date for the western audience. Dubbed Persona 5 Strikers, it seems it will not only release on the Nintendo Switch and Sony PlayStation 4, but also on Steam as well.…

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Death Note One-Shot Chapter Review

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“AH! SHINIGAMI!” But in 2020!

Death Note started off as a manga and anime series that joined others in its ilk during the 2000s renaissance. This was the time period that brought us many herald classics such as Naruto, Bleach, One Piece, Inuyasha, Full Metal Alchemist, and Gurren Lagann.…

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