Opinions: A Dual Life Perspective – 1st Half 2020

Well. 2020 sure has been….something. The real has been exhausting, to be sure. I’ve felt like it’s been mostly a rollercoaster of event after event after event — and most of those events have been life-changing. When the year began, work felt like a marathon sprint with no end in sight. Just incredibly busy and…

Opinion: Thoughts on Min Min joining Smash

ARMS joins the Super Smash Bros. Ultimate battle with Min Min! I’ve spent a few hours playing as her, so here’s my quick overview. Min Min is both straightforward and incredibly technical. She’s pretty to the point in terms of her loadout: she has her long ARMS at the ready at all times, with her…

Opinions: News Roundup – 6/25/2020

There has been SO much news the past couple weeks in the swirl of E3 replacements, and between work, Xenoblade and the ramifications of the world I’ve been unable to report on a lot of it. But that changes today! Here’s some news, trailers and updates I’m excited about. First off, Herzog Zwei is finally…

Opinions: Min Min from ARMS is the 6th Smash Ultimate DLC Fighter!

It’s official — Min Min is the ARMS candidate making the leap to Super Smash Bros. Ultimate! I had wished for Twintelle in my speculation post, but Min Min is definitely the second strongest design from the game AND adds a woman of color to the roster (even if, alas, she does fall into some…

Opinions: What is the best Mini Console?

6/11/2020 Update – The TurboGrafx Mini has been released, evaluated and added to this article. I thought it might be interesting to see how each of the Minis I have compare against each other. I kept the math simple; I added up each “grade” and divided the total against the full amount of games per…