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: 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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Lost Summer Deep Dive – Christie Monteiro Part 1

An In-Depth Look At A Capoeirista Forgotten By Lore

When one thinks of capoeira, it is impossible to mention the impact video games had in bringing the art into the public eye. Sure, there have been movies, books, and capoeira schools for as long as the art existed, but video games were arguably the form of media which made the art popular.…

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Lost Summer Sunbeams #2: Player Spotlight – Aria Mikado

Our second spotlight this week will focus on an esteemed player and contributor within the FGC in her own right. Coming fresh from an ambitious project that brought a portion of the community together for a combo video, here’s our Sunbeams player spotlight, Aria Mikado!…

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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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