Join me in celebrating 20 years of Xbox!
Let’s Talk About ‘Crisis Wing’ – A Love Letter to 90’s Shmups at a Bargain Price
Check out what I thought of the equally excellent and affordable arcade shmup, Crisis Wing!
Let’s Talk About ‘VirtuaVerse’ – A Stunning Cyberpunk Point-and-Click Adventure
VirtuaVerse is more than a love letter to classic Sierra and LucasArts and, honestly, it's one of my favorite games I've played this year. Find out more!
Let’s Talk About ‘Gynoug’ – A Classic Sega Genesis Shmup Available Soon on Modern Platforms
Known as 'Wings of Wor' here in the States, Gynoug is a Sega Genesis classic brought to modern platforms, along with plenty of quality of life toggles.
Let’s Talk About ‘A Juggler’s Tale’ – A Beautiful Platform Adventure Without Much Actual Juggling
Fans of Limbo, Inside, and Little Nightmares will want to check this one out.
[WEEKEND GAMING] Just a Whole Lotta Game Pass Options!
It's the freakin' weekend, so what's everybody playing?
Let’s Talk About ‘Gleylancer’ – A Japan-Only 1992 Sega Genesis SHMUP Localized in 2021!
This once Japan-only Sega Genesis shmup is finally available in the States on modern platforms! Was it worth the wait?
Let’s Talk About ‘Unpacking’ – A Relaxing, Surprisingly Emotional Game About… Unpacking.
Open boxes, put stuff away, and uncover a deeply personal story in Unpacking. Available now on Game Pass!
[WEEKEND GAMING] A Haunted Lighthouse and a Space Station Full of Corpses
Happy Halloween weekend, folks! What haunted games are we playing? My partner is playing through Mass Effect for the first time and she's in for a treat. For me, though, I'm splitting my time between Final Fantasy XIII (just reached Palumpolum where Lightning and Fang team up for the first time), Prey, and In Sound … Continue reading [WEEKEND GAMING] A Haunted Lighthouse and a Space Station Full of Corpses
Let’s Talk About ‘The Medium’ – A Unique Horror Experience Soured By Its Problematic Narrative Delivery
https://youtu.be/NuNdPdhNsnk Polish developer Bloober Team has always been hit or miss for me, but there's no denying how well they've perfected atmospheric horror over the years. From Layers of Fear and Observer to Blair Witch and their first foray into "next-gen" with the initially Xbox Series X exclusive The Medium, the one thing they've all … Continue reading Let’s Talk About ‘The Medium’ – A Unique Horror Experience Soured By Its Problematic Narrative Delivery