Opinions: 2017 – A Dual Life Perspective (Part I)

Well, it’s July, so it’s time for me to reflect on the first half of 2017 both in the real and in the virtual. The real has been…well…fascinating? Certainly surreal. And hard. Where to even begin? Well, I suppose I’ll start with the biggest elephant in the room, which has been learning how to adapt…

Opinion: Blaster Master Zero is the best game in the series

Sunsoft’s Blaster Master is one of the NES’ B-tier classics; not as iconic as Super Mario, Mega Man, Legend of Zelda or Castlevania, but still fondly remembered and a good game in its own right. However, it is a flawed one, primarily for its decision to handicap the player with a gun meter that drains…

Music: Fire the Blaster Rifle from Blaster Master Zero

I bought Blaster Master Zero today and gave it a bit of a testfire, and it’s so far a splendid remake of the NES classic. And this brand new composition Inti Creates’ composers brought to the early dungeons is pretty damn awesome, I have to say. It fits the overhead sections so well I would…

Art: Blaster Master Zero

I’m posting this because I like Jason and Sophia the 3rd a lot more than the mysterious cat thigh woman above. :p