…what have I done? Continue reading Going All-Digital on PlayStation 5
It can be difficult to juggle multiple games. How many can you handle at a time? Continue reading How Many Games Can You Play At Once?
I want to try out games before I buy them. It’s 2021 and I still can’t do this on consoles. Console manufacturers need to fix this! Continue reading Sony Needs to Come Up With a Solution for Game Demos
The controls to this game are really bad, and it’s been a frustrating experience so far. Continue reading Super Mario Sunshine Is Immensely Frustrating
I’ve been struggling to enjoy Pokemon games these days. Perhaps it’s time for a break! Continue reading Time for Another Long Break from Pokemon
Nintendo Switch Online has peaked at the current price point. Where do we go from here? Continue reading Is Nintendo Switch Online a Dead End?
Bethesda has messed with the things I love for the last time. Continue reading I’m Officially Boycotting Bethesda
I complain about people complaining. In other news, water’s still wet! Continue reading There’s Absolutely Nothing Wrong with Reusing 3DS Assets for Pokemon Sword and Shield
The best time I never want to have again. Continue reading From Fun to Frustrated: My Experience With Dead Cells
Warning: Some light spoilers ahead but nothing story-centric. Ahh, Xenoblade Chronicles 2. I’ve already written how I’ve had some trouble … Continue reading Xenoblade Chronicles 2 – 34 Hours and 134 More Questions
The featured image for my Magikarp Jump article is officially the featured image for all Rants from now on. Just … Continue reading The Most Disappointing Games I Played in 2017
Well it happened folks. I have officially transitioned into my third decade of human life. And I’m happy to announce … Continue reading Six Months of Nintendo Switch/Thirty Years of Geddy
I decided to do a quick post as I was inspired by a blog entry over at PlayingWithThoughts. In said … Continue reading Gaming: It’s Not a Lifestyle, It’s a Hobby
I’ve got a confession: I’ve played a lot of video games in my life. I think it’s safe to assume that … Continue reading The Most OVERRATED Video Games, According to Some Guy on the Internet
I’m a man who likes choices. I get tired of seeing the same thing day after day – while I … Continue reading The Problem with Owning Multiple Nintendo 3DS Consoles
It came and went – the seemingly out of left field Pokemon Direct, a mere week before E3, failed to … Continue reading Pokemon Direct – Kind of a Bummer
Over on the Discord Channel I got to thinking out loud again, and I realized I was on to something in the … Continue reading How the Switch is Spoiling Me
Those who have been reading this blog for some time may know how big of a Nintendo fan I am. … Continue reading The Big Break from the Big N: My Ten Year-Long Hiatus from Nintendo
Earlier this week, LimitedRunGames made several announcements regarding their upcoming releases. In case you’re unaware, LimitedRunGames is a small operation … Continue reading “More People Need to Play Ys”, and Other Things I Read In A Fortune Cookie Once
NOTHING! Nah, just kiddin’. The Switch has been getting the bulk of my posts recently, but if statistics mean anything, it’s … Continue reading What Do I DISLIKE About the Nintendo Switch?
I’ve had my fair share of bad relationships. The common theme between all of them is that they started out … Continue reading Final Fantasy X: Did We Pass My Stop?
Earlier yesterday, the price that Nintendo will charge for the online component of the Switch was revealed, or at least in Japanese currency. The rough number for the US Dollar is presumed to be between $17-$26, depending on the exchange rate and whatever fluff Nintendo adds on top. This has been met with rejoice, anger, and the obligatory “but it’s free on PC!”
Let’s all take a step back for one moment, because this has been bothering me lately.
I’ve had a lot of discussions recently pertaining to the pros and cons of modern gaming. There are plenty of things about it that I wish I could change, and things are far from perfect and how they were in “the good ol’ days.” Charging for online connectivity and services is a gray area where I generally shake my head and say, “yeah, no thanks.” But we all collectively need to realize something: it’s there because you voted for it.
I grew up loving first-person shooters – your Quakes, your Unreal Tournaments, what have you. More recently, Quake Live was … Continue reading Killzone Mercenary: I Can’t Do This Anymore
I bought Sonic Generations and thought it sucked. I rant about Sonic here. Continue reading I Really Don’t Like Sonic Games
Happy Monday, people. I wanted to kick off this week with a rather ranty piece about my newest love, the … Continue reading How Sony Killed the Playstation Vita
I’m not really a fan of negative headlines, since that’s practically all you see these days, but I just wrapped … Continue reading I Played the World of Final Fantasy Demo, Then Canceled My Pre-Order
The world of game emulation has evolved over the past decade or so to provide near-flawless execution of classic hardware. … Continue reading Why I Don’t Like Game Emulation
Following my 3 hour marathon completion of Pokemon Yellow of which I barely scraped by, I quickly switched gears back to … Continue reading Nearing the End of Earthbound! Some Thoughts on End-Game
In this article, I discuss the Nintendo 3DS Badge Arcade, and why I am quitting. Continue reading I’m Officially Retiring from the Badge Arcade
Lots of new games pride themselves on their long playtimes – but why do they seem to be putting us to work? Continue reading One “Open-World” is Enough for Me