Legends of Talia: Arcadia Review (Nintendo Switch)

Published on December 1st, 2021 by Kierra Lanier

Many people probably imagine themselves as a heroic figure in fantasy settings. Being able to be the one that people look towards in times of need, wielding a large sword, and cleaving through waves of enemies are just some things that come with being a hero. But what if you were that hero already? The …

Puyo Puyo Tetris 2 Review (Nintendo Switch)

Published on November 30th, 2021 by Dan H.

There are some franchises that just can’t be touched. In the case of video games, you won’t find more popular puzzlers than Tetris and Puyo Puyo. Nearly every console imaginable has received a game from either franchise at some point, from home to portable consoles alike. Thanks to that ever-expanding library, both have seen great …

Ys IX: Monstrum Nox Review (Nintendo Switch)

Published on October 30th, 2021 by Jade Sayers

Adol Christin is back, and this time he’s… in prison?! In the newest entry in the Ys series, Ys IX: Monstrum Nox, the follow-up to the well-received Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana, Adol sets on a new adventure. After a series of unfortunate events, he begins investigating supernatural events in his new surroundings. Story Our adventuring protagonist …

Sakura Succubus Review (Nintendo Switch)

Published on October 22nd, 2021 by Kierra Lanier

Sometimes, you come across a certain kind of game that is unabashed in its theme. It knows exactly what kind of game it is, and there is no shame at all. Sakura Succubus is one such series. After all, what more can you expect from a rated M anime visual novel that is called Sakura …

Eastward Review (Nintendo Switch)

Published on October 21st, 2021 by Kierra Lanier

Eastward has had a lot of hype surrounding its release. Developed by Pixpil and published by Chucklefish, the hype around this game grew alongside each trailer, press article, and interview shown. With gorgeous pixel art and beautiful music, Eastward having such a push of support prior to its release makes complete sense. But does the …

The Caligula Effect 2 Review (Nintendo Switch)

Published on October 19th, 2021 by Gervais D.

The long-awaited sequel to The Caligula Effect is finally available on the Nintendo Switch. Published by NIS America and developed by FuRyu, The Caligula Effect 2 is an RPG that’s been worked on by the Persona scenario writer, Tadashi Satomi. Let’s find out if this game can grip the hearts of fans once again like …

Return to PopoloCrois: A Story of Seasons Fairytale Review (Nintendo 3DS)

Published on October 18th, 2021 by Dan H.

The 3DS is a bit of an RPG powerhouse. While it has seen its fair share of platformers, racers, puzzlers and even first-person shooters, role-playing games have made up a good chunk of its library. Quite a few simulation games have made it onto the system as well, such as The Sims, Harvest Moon and …

Kitaria Fables Review (Nintendo Switch)

Published on September 23rd, 2021 by Gervais D.

PQube has graced the Nintendo Switch with yet another game featuring a cat protagonist. Titled Kitaria Fables, it’s an action adventure game with farming and RPG elements. Keep reading to find out if it’s worth diving into by reading this review! Story In a world where magic is frowned upon, darkness once again threatens the …

Akiba’s Trip: Hellbound and Debriefed Review (Nintendo Switch)

Published on September 23rd, 2021 by Kirsten G.

If the extremely specific fantasy of being a vampire hunter living in Japan sounds enticing, then you’re in luck. Akiba’s Trip: Hellbound and Debriefed is a ported version of the 2011 Japanese title that has made its way to the west for the first time a decade after its release. This game combines camp and …

Azur Lane: Crosswave Review (Nintendo Switch)

Published on September 20th, 2021 by Kierra Lanier

Azur Lane: Crosswave is an action shooter RPG joining the long line of Idea Factory and Compile Heart video games. Originally a mobile gacha game, the series revolves around personified boats battling against an alien force known as the Sirens. While there are obvious similarities shared between the mobile and console game, Azur Lane: Crosswave …