After a handful of delays, Persona 5 is finally available here in North America. As a big fan of all things Shin Megami Tensei, naturally I gravitated toward the bulkier Take Your Heart Premium Edition with all of its delicious physical goodies. Let's take a look at what's inside this towering block of cardboard, shall … Continue reading Let’s Take a Closer Look at the Persona 5: Take Your Heart Premium Edition on PS4
As if 2016 couldn't possibly get any worse, after having lost my father back in May, we just had to put our family's 12-year old Rottweiler to sleep after a 5 month battle with a combination of cancer and a slipped disc. Rest in peace, buddy. Since then, my girlfriend and I have migrated our … Continue reading It’s the Freakin’ Weekend! So What are You Playing?
Persona 5 is officially scheduled to launch in Japan on September 15th, for both PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 consoles. Up until now though, we haven't seen much in the way of actual gameplay. The above trailer changes all that, as it's roughly four minutes of vibrant cut-scenes, overworld exploration, and some really awesome combat … Continue reading Persona 5 Looks Beautifully Insane in Today’s New Trailer
Much like Xbox, PlayStation owners are treated to a new batch of sales every Tuesday. This week's deals focus on the Grand Theft Auto series, but there's a bit more to bite on to if you're in to platformers and Persona's fighting game spin-offs. For the full three-page spread of discounts, check out the official … Continue reading PlayStation Weekly Deals for 4/19-4/25
It's been a grueling two weeks, but yesterday marked my last college final exam of the semester. Somehow I didn't manage to sleep for two straight days, like I intended. Funny how that sounded so easy on paper just a few days ago. Before me stands roughly one month of free time until the Spring … Continue reading Finals are Over, So Let’s Get Down to Business
I know I'm a year late to the party, but I started playing Persona Q earlier today and came to the conclusion that (like the title states) I actually enjoy drawing my own dungeon maps. Apparently the Etrain series was on to something that I totally missed out on by avoiding them like the plague. Shin … Continue reading Apparently I Like Drawing Maps
Since finishing up the majority of what Dragon's Dogma has to offer, I needed a break before heading in to NG+. RPGs have always been my favorite genre and my back catalog of unbeaten games is ridiculous, so I figured what the hell, I'll dive in to one and see what happens. My first choice … Continue reading NOW PLAYING: Tales of the Abyss (PS2) & Shin Megami Tensei: Persona (PSP)
Numerous FAQs on the internet have the wrong information for recruiting, in my opinion, the best of the secret characters in SMT: Persona - Reiji. If you're interested in getting him in to your party, prepare for a little bit of traveling around the map and going through some hard times with only four characters, … Continue reading Shin Megami Tensei: Persona (PSP) – How to recruit Reiji!