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Traveller In Playtime – Kingdom Hearts Final Mix

Kingdom Hearts Final Mix is the director's cut version of an action JRPG released shortly after its original 2002 debut. It was later touched up and released on PS3 in 2013 and on PS4 in 2017. The story centers around a boy named Sora,...

 
 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime – Soul Blazer

Soul Blazer is an action RPG developed by Quintet and published by Enix in 1992 on the SNES. It asks the player to take the role of a servant of the Master, who is essentially a benevolent god who wants to see the land healed after a f...

 
 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime – Nioh

Nioh is an action RPG made by Team Ninja and published by Koei Tecmo in 2017 for PS4 and later on PC in the same year. It's a retelling of the historical tale of William Adams who became an advisor to the Shogun during the Sengoku Jida...

 
 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime – The Darkness

The Darkness is a first-person shooter developed by Starbreeze Studios and published by 2K Games in 2007 for the PS3 and Xbox 360. It's an adaptation of the comic of the same name, starring the hitman Jackie Estacado who awakens to his...

 
 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime – Resident Evil 5

Resident Evil 5 is a survival horror game made by Capcom for the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC in 2009, and was later ported to the Shield Android TV, Xbone and PS4 in 2016. It stars a returning Chris Redfield and his new partner Sheva Alomar a...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Tales of Zestiria

Tales of Zestiria is a Namco Bandai Bandai Namco JRPG first released on the PS3 in 2015 and then on the PS4 and PC in 2016. The game stars the Shephard Sorey and his companions on their journey to rid the world of malevolence and the L...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Jazz Jackrabbit

Jazz Jackrabbit is a platformer for the PC released by Epic Megagames in 1994. It was recently made available on GOG in 2017. It's about the titular green space rabbit who goes around different planets looking to rescue princess Eva Ea...

 
 
 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime – Ratchet & Clank (2002)

Ratchet & Clank (2002) is a combined platformer and third-person shooter developed by Insomniac Games and published by Sony in...you guessed it, 2002. It was later ported to the PS3 in a collection together with two other R&C g...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - SSX On Tour

SSX On Tour is a snowboarding game by EA released in 2005 for the PS2, Gamecube, Xbox and PSP. It mostly forsakes the characters from the previous games, instead letting the player create their own character to go on tour with and shre...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Tokyo Xanadu eX+

Tokyo Xanadu eX+ is an action RPG made by Falcom and published by Aksys in 2017. It's a rerelease of the original Vita game from 2015 for the PC and PS4, featuring extra content. The story concerns the adventures of the X.R.C (Xanadu R...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - God of War (2005)

God of War (2005) is a character action game made by Santa Monica Studios and published by Sony. I bet you can't guess when God of War (2005) was released. It depicts the revenge of the Spartan Kratos against the Greek god of war, Ares...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Gungrave

Gungrave is a character action game by Red Entertainment released for the PS2 in 2002. It depicts the revenge of the resurrected super zombie Beyond the Grave (sic) against his former coworkers in a crime syndicate, who've created an army o...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Devil May Cry 3

Devil May Cry 3 is a character action game released by Capcom on the PS2 in 2005, and was later remastered for PS3, Xbox 360, PC, Switch, PS4 and XONE. It's a prequel to the first game, detailing Dante's awakening as a demon hunter and...

 
 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Devil May Cry 2

Devil May Cry 2 is a blight upon mankind's history released on the PS2 in 2003 for reasons best left unknown. It was later rereleased on the 360, PS3, PC, PS4 and X-ONE. It's about some jackass who stole Dante's coat and is running aro...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - The Amber Throne

The Amber Throne is a JRPG made by Joshua Missile and released for the PC in 2015. The game centers around a girl named Arra and the companions she finds on the way to the titular throne, which holds great importance for the fate of th...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Nayuta no Kiseki

Nayuta no Kiseki is an action RPG with platforming elements made by Falcom for the PSP in 2012. The story revolves around the adventures of Nayuta and his friends after a portal to another world opens. Nayuta's Bumbling Adventure At t...

 
 
 

Nihon Falcom Buyer's Guide

Seeing as I've completed my ascent (descent?) into a fully fledged Nihon Falcom fanboy, I thought it prudent to indoctrinate as many others as possible make an effort to tell you all which of their games are possible to buy in the west...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Devil May Cry

Devil May Cry is a character action game by Capcom released on the PS2 in 2001 and later remastered in 2012 for the PS3 and Xbox 360. It revolves around the devil hunter Dante's investigation on the resurrection of the demon king Mundus on ...

 
 
 

Fake Game Reviews: Far Cry 5

After going around the world, the Far Cry saga has finally made its way to the states. And as God is my witness, it is a beautiful sight. A sight you soon blow the shit out of! The game takes place in the rural state of lovely Illinois...

 
 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Matterfall

Matterfall is a sidescrolling arcadey platformer released by Housemarque on the PS4 in 2017. It's centered around the destruction (and implied cleanup) of a whole pack of robots gone haywire. Sci-Fi Presentation & Excuse Plot Matt...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Zwei: The Arges Adventure

Zwei: The Arges Adventure is the second release of the second version of the original Zwei, a cute dungeoncrawling action RPG originally released by Falcom on the PC in 2001. It was translated and updated by XSEED for a 2018 release on...

 
 
 

Traveller In Playtime - Xanadu Next

Xanadu Next is an action RPG made by Falcom and released in 2005 for the PC and N-Gage. The player plays the part of silent knight looking to find the Dragonslayer sword in order to reclaim his soul and find the secrets of the ancient ...

 
 

About Kerrik52one of us since 3:12 AM on 02.28.2016

Greetings, one and all. I'm known as Kerrik52 around these parts and I think I'm pretty swell, for a Swedish dude.

I love all games, except the bad ones. I play games when possible, thinking I'll eventually break into heaven. I'm currently studying computer science.

I have written some blogs here exploring old games by From Software with more to come later. Not to mention my salty bitch series on the Souls-games.

I also have a little Youtube channel bearing my name that mostly contains videos related to my blogs.

I some games I love are:

Dark Souls
God Hand
Resident Evil 4
Tales of Eternia
Kingdom Hearts
Jak & Daxter
King's Field
Devil May Cry
Legacy of Kain
Shadow Hearts
Spyro
Ys
Shin Megami Tensei
Resistance
Patapon
Legend of Heroes
Yakuza
Locoroco
Ape Escape

I have a very low standard for movies, but I have some favorites. These include:

Coraline
Tintin
The Secret Life of Walter Witty
Pooh's Grand Adventure
Scott Pilgrim VS the World

The last TV shows I watched were House, Mythbusters and Fringe.

Anime on the other hand, is something I watch often. I like:

Symphogear
Jojo
Gonna Be the Twintail
Nichijou
WIXOSS
Black Rock Shooter
Nobunagun
Airmaster
Fist of the Northstar

I don't read very much anymore, but I like Asimov and Lovecraft.

Music-wise I'm an apostle of Dio and the German power metal scene. Other favorites include:

Gamma Ray
Iron Savior
Freedom Call
Dreamtale
Axel Rudi Pell
Edguy
Avantasia

Go ahead and share a piece of your world with me and I'll pay back in kind. Don't be deterred if I answer you in a wall of text though. I despise unfulfilling writing and will do all it takes to make my points.
 
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