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: My Top 111 (102 – 111)

Back to Part 4… 102) Strider (2014) + Probably the best “close range combat” Metroidvania I’ve played + Hiryu feels good to control and has a solid buildup of abilities + Stellar soundtrack with fantastic remixes of classic tunes – Wandering around can get tedious due to a general lack of warp points – Camera…

Opinion: Absolute Bullshit Design in Games (8/20/2016)

Suikoden. Great game. Its direct sequel is proving to be even better. So unlike the last time I wrote one of these, there’s an actual ping of regret for tearing into these games (sorry RE6). But there’s one element that plagues both games and have made me incredibly sour, and that’s the dice game (Chinchirorin)….