The Last of Us Part II – Mechanically Brilliant Gameplay, With a Confused Mess of a Narrative

Note: There will be no spoilers in this post. Mechanically, 'The Last of Us Part II' is brilliant. Its combat system, character animation, sound design, set pieces, level design and use of environmental puzzles are all fantastic. Combat especially, is the best part of the game. It's frantic, brutal and well-thought-out. You have a plethora … Continue reading The Last of Us Part II – Mechanically Brilliant Gameplay, With a Confused Mess of a Narrative

My Top 5 Romance Arcs in Video Games

Note: These will be limited to games I have played. There are likely great romance arcs in games I haven't played. I will limit these to one romance arc per game for the sake of variety. Also, major spoilers for: 'Dragon Age: Inquisition' and its DLC, all of the original 'Mass Effect' Trilogy and its … Continue reading My Top 5 Romance Arcs in Video Games

Fire Emblem: Three Houses – My New Favorite Switch Game, and a New Franchise to Devour

Note: some aspects of this post may seem vague. This is because this is a game with a story that is easy to spoil. Talking about any parts of it will spoil something. I absolutely refuse to spoil any of that. I will explain things in such a way that nothing is spoiled at all. … Continue reading Fire Emblem: Three Houses – My New Favorite Switch Game, and a New Franchise to Devour