Music: 52 Women VGM Composers You Should Know About – Saki Kasuga

Saki Kasuga Kasuga (maiden name Haruyama) started her composing career at Intelligent Systems, beginning on the second Game Boy Advance Fire Emblem title with the series’ lead composer Yuka Tsujiyoko. She would continue to work at the company for several years, providing music and sound to Paper Mario: The Thousand Year Door, Fire Emblem: Sacred…

Opinion: Night Slashers is Data East’s crowning achievement

This opinion will be in two parts. The first will focus on Night Slashers, while the second will address the emulation produced by Flying Tiger Entertainment. Data East is about as run-of-the-mill B-tier development studio as one could have been in the 1980s and 1990s. Their work tended towards the derivative, taking concepts pioneered by…

Site News: Back to Business

Hello all, The fire has settled itself further away from my home, so I’m ending the hiatus period for all of my sites. The Camp Fire has devastated where I live. The town of Paradise is effectively razed. Thousands have lost their homes and are currently living with other family or friends, in shelters, in…