I'm pretty disappointed in myself for not noticing the Momodora series before. The fourth title in the series, Reverie Under the Moonlight, has been out on PC for a year now but has made its way onto PlayStation 4. Instantly catching my attention for its 16-bit inspired visuals and, if I'm being honest with myself, cute woman with horns adorning the main art, I had to jump in to see its world with my own eyes.
I've never been much of a metroidvania genre player, as my terrible memory means I often forget where I'm going and get lost, but when I found out I'd be playing as a young priestess fighting tough women with a maple leaf I had to give it shot.
Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight is like maple syrup. As long as you put just the right amount, you're eating a damn good stack of hotcakes.... read more