Category Archives: Games

Hyrule Warriors: Age of Calamity

Hey! Look! It’s a review for a recent game! For once, I am not years late to the party! Yay! 😉 The general premise of most games in The Legend of Zelda franchise is that there is a great evil … Continue reading

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A Brief Odyssey with Super Mario

I am, as will be the normal thing here when it comes to games, a bit late to the party in talking about Super Mario Odyssey, but, with rare exception, better late than never! 🙂 There is a lot to … Continue reading

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The Many Methods of Summoning in Anime

There is one form of magic that has always puzzled me a bit. I say that as… well, a fantasy-loving geek who has thought a lot about magic and how it works in any story I find it in. Elemental … Continue reading

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Hyrule Warriors: A Great Gift for Zelda Fans

It has been a very long time, it feels like, but I got back into gaming. I bought a Nintendo Switch and a number of games (a process my wallet absolutely wept its way through). Naturally, I must comment! 🙂 … Continue reading

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Some Games That Could Be Anime-ted

Yes, I admit upfront: this post is absolutely, and obviously, inspired by the Make it Anime tag I participated in. I chose a book series, a movie franchise, and a television show that I thought could feasibly be converted into … Continue reading

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That Time I Realized Slimes Can Be Protagonists

The latest anime season started up a few weeks ago, unleashing a bunch of new titles. I haven’t screened all of them just yet, per my one-episode rule, but I’ve made some headway and, by and large, I have not … Continue reading

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The Pros and Cons of Starcraft 2

This is one of those reviews that I’ve been meaning to write since forever, and it’s really late to the party. Still, better late than never, eh? And, really, I suppose this is a bit of a landmark, my first … Continue reading

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Legend of Zelda Challenge: In Summary

Well, that one went by much faster than the first challenge I did! I suppose that tends to happen when one does a 30-Day Challenge in thirty days instead of half a year, eh? 🙂 The Zelda Challenge didn’t feel … Continue reading

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Zelda Challenge Day 30: Best Game Ending

A most fitting topic to end a challenge on, eh? Whatever the story, in any medium, there tend to be only a handful of possible endings. By that I mean, whatever the nuanced form they take, they tend to fall … Continue reading

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Zelda Challenge Day 29: Best Game Opening

You ever notice how similar the openings are between these games? Link is almost always sleeping, he has dreams and visions, he is summoned, he gets up, gets a sword, and goes, etc. On occasion, they also tell the epic … Continue reading

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