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Zetta Reviews: XBLAZE: Code Embryo (PSV)

It is a rare moment where I take issue with animu tropes. Really, really rare. If you talk to me about this kind of thing or read my blogs regularly enough, you probably know that already, but so we can be clear on this, and I admit it is l...

 
 
 
 

Through REVIEW - Breaking barriers, folks

Developer: GoshkiPublisher: GoshkiFormat: PC (browser/flash) Being yet another game that I played once and skipped over due to not understanding, Through is a minimalistic puzzle-platformer made for GameBoy Jam 4. It's a short and sweet ga...

 
 
 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Life is Strange (Eps.4-5) (PS4)

(Presented below is another guest review by my wife for Life is Strange –Episodes 4 and 5 that she originally wrote in two parts for her own blog. I’ve not actually played this game, but I’ve watched my wife play it and it seems excel...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Uncharted 3: Drake's Deception (PS4)

After the release of the critically acclaimed Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, hopes were high and anticipation through the roof for Naughty Dog’s next and final game in the PS3 trilogy. Yet, when Uncharted 3: Drake’s Deception came out it ...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: The Last of Us: Remastered (PS4)

This month is my “Month of Uncharted” and I’ve mostly been playing through Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection; a series of remasters of the original Uncharted trilogy released on PS3 but now remade into 1080p and 60fps on PS4. Whi...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Uncharted 2: Among Thieves (PS4)

When Naughty Dog released the follow-up to Uncharted: Drake’s Fortune it was immediately met with critical acclaim, and Uncharted 2: Among Thieves remains in the top ten lists of “Best Games…” for that generation of consoles. Consid...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Persist REVIEW - A Trial-Filled Tale of Redemption

Developer: Adventure IslandsPublisher: Adventure IslandsFormat: PC (browser/flash), Android Persist is yet another one of the many neat flash games I didn't enjoy when I first took interest and played it, and then later grew to understand a...

 
 
 
 

REVIEW: Donkey Kong, or "Stop! Hammertime!"

Well, we are finally past the initial launch titles of the NES and have moved on to the next wave of games.  June 1986 was a great time for gamers with an NES, especially if they liked Donkey Kong, since 4 different DK titles came out....

 
 
 
 

Toukiden: Kiwami Review (PC)

Before I begin, let me state that I heavily dislike the Monster Hunter series and games like it. However, I am still willing to give them a shot. I've tried Ragnarok Odyssey Ace, Monster Hunter 4: Ultimate, and now I've tried Toukiden: Kiwa...

 
 
 
 
 
 

NES Golf, or "par:3, score:18"

Golf for the NES!  Because God knows that there wasn't enough sports games available for the NES at launch. So let's play this and see how it goes!  Hows the game look? So, you've got a husky looking version of John Daly, it see...

 
 
 
 

Shadow of Mordor: Greasy Popcorn

I recently finally got around to playing Shadow Of Mordor on a friends computer after hearing about how well liked it was. I found it compelling, and I proceeded to burn through it pretty quickly from meh start to disappointing end. How is...

 
 
 
 

Excitebike, or "Launch Day Gold"

Welcome back!  This time around, we are gonna look at our next launch title, "Excitebike" Excitebike is motocross action!  In "selection A" mode, not only did you have to race against time, you had obstacles, ramps, mud, and your...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Grim Dawn Early Access Impressions

Hello, I'm a newly minted Grim Dawn fan, and I'd like to take a minute to talk about Grim Dawn - specifically it being A Good Action-Roleplaying-Game™ It's an appropriately mournful take on the genre, set in a pos...

 
 
 
 

Metal Gear Solid V and its lost identity

Big Ti-Oh I'm sorry I was typing while reading and didnt see you there. I usually reserve my writing about video games until the end of the year and get it done in bulk , but I feel this is something worth writing about atleast while all th...

 
 
 
 
 
 

Renew Review: Alan Wake

Stephen King once said "The road to hell is paved with adverbs." Stunningly, this dryly-worded quote spectaculalry fails to make an appearance in Alan Wake, though just about everything else King wrote in novels and short stories does. But ...

 
 
 
 

A Kitty Dream REVIEW - Wakey, Wakey, Sleepy Head!

Developer: Raiyum (with music by Bill Kiley)Publisher: Raiyum (with music by Bill Kiley)Format: PC (browser/flash) Out of all the games I've planned on reviewing, this one has probably been the longest one coming. It's been months since I'...

 
 
 
 

RETROSPECTIVE: Metal Gear Solid (PS1/PSN)

It took me a long time to love Metal Gear Solid. Back when I purchased my first Sony PlayStation I couldn’t really appreciate the slower-paced stealthy gameplay and found the whole thing to be much too difficult for my impatient youn...

 
 
 
 

Quickposts

Parismio

I really hope a hate train isnt going to happen online with He-Man like with I only know a little of whats going on with Kevin Smiths twitter due to a comment in Willows post and I think ppl should give it a watch before judging I liked it

 
 
Occams

We bought carpet today for the new Adult purchases are You’re proud and happy but the price makes your butthole tighten It’s really fucking soft carpet Squish between you toes likes you’re on ecstasy kind of

 
 
Dr Mel

We were out of the house and our dog was alone for probably a bit longer than she had been for before AND our neighbor was shooting off noisy fireworks = dog diarrhea pooped all

 
 
Boxman214

The internet scares me and I could never be a public personality on The below video is a shitty situation about gamers who are so mad that someone liked The Last of Us 2, that they sent fake death threats to THEMSELVES to try to punish

 
 
Zalno

Currently writing music for the first time in literal years at the request of a Trying to remember all my music theory knowledge and create a synthwave track (which Ive never done before) in the span of a week

 
 
Punished Nietzsche

i never played the DLCs for Resident Evil Did i miss something good? because i was kinda lost at the end of Anyway, it was a great game, my favorite since Resi

 
 
taterchimp

If I have 2x8 RAM in my computer and I want to expand to 4x8 (and I have the slots to do so) do I just need same size and speed?

 
 
BNix
 
 
Tricerapops

Damn I love Link Between

 
 
indigit4l

Every phone call for last 10 days is something I dont work Broken desktop monitors, Ms Surface hardware Niche Hard not to just So Im on my couch all day listening to my old radio

 
 
Kerrik52

Ever wanted to go from 0 to 99 insight in 24 minutes and 38 seconds using Super Mario 64? Then Ive got you Now excuse me while I AAAAAAGHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHGG!!!!

 
 
Mamekuma

Tonight were going uncharacteristically competitive with Pokémon Unite @ 7:30PM ET! If things dont go well, perhaps well swap to Oblivion or retro I hope to see you there!! I main Gengar btw >:D

 
 
bong264

No Beast Snaggas box for me :T So instead enjoy this slice of retro all the way back from

 
 
PhilKenSebben

I also pose this question (in comments) to yall:

 
 
Flegma

Well, I made the mistake of using just one emulator for developing my The page swapping works there, but not on two other I might now fail to get the game finished in time, since even half of the content isnt done

 
 
Narwhalnut

Something a little bit laid back this Here are some quick sketches from all the way back in 2019! Enjoy the little doodles and color palette notes!

 
 
ctg867

DF just dropped Alexs tech focus on GI, and its Great job of simplying a complex topic while adding depth for techies familiar w/ Also a great argument for why ray tracing will streamline a lot of Highly recommend checking it

 
 
Kerrik52

The process of overwriting the memories of my failed playthrough of FF7 with this new one has been The modded translation, backgrounds and character models really puts it in the best possible light while retaining the

 
 
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RiffRaff

Looks like Sony themselves have accidentally leaked the August PS+ Tennis is at least kinda maybe a little bit un poquito interesting to Hopefully Sept has a decent game or

 
 
Gamemaniac3434

Because I am weak and its directly aimed at me, I broke and put down a deposit for a steam Guess well see where Im at when its ready to ship

 
 
Dreggsao

That discord link on the front page needs some updating it

 
 
Mike Sounders

Watched and finished Gundam SEED That is certainly some mid-tier For every good concept, something drags it Invoke still a banger

 
 
Chris Bradshaw

make more please

 
 
Dr Mel

Maybe I missed the memo about this still being WIP but isnt the front page supposed to have infinite scolling enabled again? Seems to just stop for me after 11 stories and theres no page 2 buttons or anything at the

 
 
PhilKenSebben

When I said I was excited about the possibilities of the Marvel multiverse coming to the this is exactly what I Look at all these Crokis!

 
 
SpikeyWiggedHero

I ended up getting P5 Royal on the PSN sale, currently alternating with Trails in the Sky Both are JRPG behemoths with substantial playtimes, and I may drop off either but I find that I turn to JRPGs whenever Im And Im really stressed

 
 
hlarge4

A moment of your time to appreciate Wolf Knight from the Elden Ring Their creature design continues to floor Ok, proceed with your Hope its a good

 
 
TurboKill

Because Im the cool uncle, I brought my toolkit to see if I could fix my nephews joy-con while His were even worse than mine and it was on both Dropped in the cardboard, recalibrated, and theyre good as Now Im 3-0 vs

 
 
Dreggsao

Anyone wants to be my Mario Kart Tour friend? My ID is 9716 5252 9920

 
 
Seymour

Apparently, if youre into prego-robotics, Narita Boys got ya

 
 
Lord Spencer

Weekly Update, here are the games I am currently I am going to review those within brackets once completed: - -Ys VIII(Switch) -Hollow Knight (Switch) -Persona 5 R (PS4) -Monster Hunter Rise (Switch)

 
 
TurboJasper

My Lockdown boredom is setting in, does anyone have recommendations for mobile games? Nier Reincarnation is still some time I am on Samsung, so no IOS pleeeeease

 
 
RiffRaff

Finally the weekend! Have a great one all!

 
 
Vesalius

Late Night Status:

 
 
Parismio

Just finished This season flew by so fast that if you blink, youll miss it Its impressive how despite the length, many characters received their own should retitle this, He-man and the Masters of Character

 
 
hester2

I done fucked Beat Flamelurker, wanted the Meat Cashed in some boss souls I wasn’t going to use to get to the Miracle Accidentally used the soul I needed for the Fuck me

 
 
Kevin Mersereau

Just finished watching Nobody, and Christopher Lloyd’s character is so dang Whole movie was stupid

 
 
Seymour

Trying a new thumbnail/title tactic with some of the more novel releases on my Series that last just 1-3 For longform video series, I plan to stick to my conventional

 
 
Whispering Willow

I finally popped open my first Final Fantasy TGC Starter We sometimes complain about how SE charges a premium on old games and merch, but its not entirely unwarranted The card quality is

 
 
Gus TT Showbiz

I had a crazy dream last night! I was swimming in an ocean of orange Turns out it was just a Fanta

 
 
Neronium

This time I got over my soldering fear and made the GBA with adjustable L and Select lower it, R and Select raise 10 brightness levels Was nervous about soldering these

 
 
Thehorrorwhore

So ended up at Dollywood not Disney but its not bad! Lightening Rod was rad af 🤘🤘 love from Pigeon Forge ❤❤

 
 
Matt I Guess

Redneck Rampage is so unbelievably trashy and terrible and I can’t stop Its awfulness is honestly super Please take me out behind the shed and put me out of my misery before I start unironically playing TekWar or Nam or

 
 
Whispering Willow

I didnt know what to expect from Masters of the Universe: Revelations, but Im here for

 
 
Seymour

Before itchios Creator Day ends, link me some underappreciated deep

 
 
indigit4l

Anyone else ever order like way too much Chinese food? I just spent $60, before the $11 tip for the

 
 
Occams

This is my happy