Opinions: Smash Bros. Third Party Additions (if I had any say)

All right, let’s finally wrap up this article series and discuss 6 characters from third parties I’d like to see come into the world of Smash. I don’t expect any of them to make it save maybe Shovel Knight, but that’s fine. This is all for fun. This has been trimmed a tad from the…

Music: Amanda Lepre tackles Super Metroid

Super Metroid is a soundtrack that is just hovering right outside of my top 25. It’s really, really good stuff, and I was quite impressed with Descendants of Erdrick guitarist Amanda Lepre’s solo take on the iconic “Brinstar – Red Soil” with “Red Soil Swamp Pulse”. She nails the atmosphere so beautifully here. I wish…

Opinions: If I could design a NES Classic 2…

Nintendo plans to re-release the NES Classic next year, but that’s sort of old hat. If Nintendo came over to me to generate a NES Classic 2 (modeled after the late second model of the console) with the same number of games, this would be what I would supply. Now in this case I’m giving…

Opinions: Absolute Bullshit in Games – Skyrim

So, why am I ranting about Skyrim of all things randomly? Well, I’ve been dabbling off and on with it the past month and a half or so. And between my badass Level 51 super assassin and my attempts to start up a new jack-of-all-trades character, I just really begin to get into a groove…

Art: Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night

I have reservations about this game (which I may write a more elaborate piece about shortly), but this is some great art. It’s close to Ayami Kojima’s haunting style for Castlevania, and that’s nothing to sneeze at in my book.