Metroid: Samus Returns – Old-School Cool!

13 years. It's been 13 years since a 2D installment in my top franchises of all time. The Metroid series may not have always had a spot on the podium, but since the early 00's, I've managed to play through almost every game in the series multiple times, and something clicked with me in more recent years. …

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A Few Words About Kirby: Planet Robobot

I had my eye on Planet Robobot for quite some time before I actually pulled the trigger. While I'm a sucker for Nintendo IPs and generally impulse buy anything they have to offer, the Kirby franchise had managed to evade me since I was younger. The only game I'd ever played was Kirby's Dreamland, an extremely …

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Metroid Prime: Federation Force is a Damn Good Time

I'm not one for writing reviews. Maybe it's because I have trouble coming off as sincere, or maybe it's because I think the best review is to just play something yourself. Either way, I had to write something about this game, because for the 3 hours I've been playing it so far, I've been having …

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Chronicling my Experience in Xenoblade Chronicles

I gotta tell you - I haven't been this excited for a new game in a while. I wrote about Completion Armor a few weeks back, and the primary focus of that article was Xenoblade Chronicles. Upon finally finishing Dark Cloud 2, and noting it only took about a month of dedicated play to bang out 60 friggin' …

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