Music: Women VGM Composers You Should Know About – Yoshino Aoki

Yoshino Aoki Aoki began her composing career at Capcom, where she was tasked with creating rearrangements of Kinuyo Yamashita’s compositions for the PS1 port of Mega Man X3. She also showed off her singing voice by providing vocals to Roll’s theme from Mega Man Battle and Chase, which was subsequently reused in Marvel Vs. Capcom….

Opinions – A Dual Life Perspective, 2018 (Pt. 2)

The second half of 2018 was more stable in contrast to the first, although that is not to say it was all smooth sailing. Two horrific fires tore through northern California where I live — one coming dangerously close to my city — giving multiple weeks of bad air, upending the lives of thousands of…

Opinion: Super Smash Bros. Ultimate is what it says on the tin

Unreal I’ve had Ultimate for about three weeks now, and I’m still saying the header of this article. This game is just…it feels like an impossible dream somehow sprung upon reality that we shouldn’t have gotten. I’ve covered the game extensively since its reveal here on LVLS, and every time I start up the game…

Opinion: Smash Bros. Ultimate impressions!

Smashtastic I have put in a considerable number of hours into Smash Bros. Ultimate since its launch last week. The above is where I fell character-wise Sunday morning; I’ve since added another several: I still have a few to go: Dark Samus, Incineroar, Greninja, Dark Pit, Toon Link, and Cloud are left. But hey, that’s…

Opinion: Let’s talk about Square-Enix and Smash

With many outlets getting the opportunity to play Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, the news has broke that Final Fantasy VII music retains the paltry two tracks Wii U/3DS received, and there has not been a sign of any FF representation outside of Cloud and the Midgar stage to be found thus far. This has been a…

Opinions: Smash Bros. Ultimate Speculation – DLC!

Nintendo confirmed there would be five character/stage/music packs coming to Ultimate over the next year or so, and since I am DYING to play this game as it is I want to speculate on what they might be. This time I’m going to revive some of my most wanted characters who were not deconfirmed as…