Opinion: 5 Wonderful Level Themes

Many of my Top 100 picks are level themes…so much that just picking five of them would be difficult. So I’m just going to gush about five that are tickling my fancy today and cover more in the future. Castlevania – Wicked Child (NES, Konami, Kinuyo Yamashita) This here is my jam. One of my…

2016 – A Dual Life Perspective (Parts I and II)

Originally written in 2016 and early 2017. 2016, you piece of shit. I chuckle as I write that, but seriously. This year heralded in a lot of negativity, stress and depression into my life. As I look back now from my position in November — single, out of the gloom, and reinvigorating myself into the…

Opinion: Critical Favorites – Wii U

As you might have guessed by my moving the NES and Super NES articles, I’m going to begin working on this series anew over here at LVLS. And it seems fitting to relaunch it with the unfortunate Wii U, a system that truly deserved better than the reality it got. I love the console. It’s…

Opinion: My Top 111 (91 – 101)

Back to Part 3… 91) Perfect Dark + For its time, an incredibly robust and engaging multiplayer mode + Joanna Dark is a great protagonist + The first 2/3 of the solo campaign is excellent, evolving on the map and objective designs from Goldeneye + A ton of great weapons, gadgets and tools that makes…