Monthly Archives: May 2016

I guess it’s official now

I’ve joined the ranks as a monthly contributor at Beneath the Tangles, an interesting cadre of Christian otakus. As you may have guessed, my JRPG obsession will carry over into there. It’ll be some time before my actual debut post … Continue reading

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Giant snake ain’t got nuthin’

Even I sometimes need a break from playing and writing about 30-60 hour JRPGs by Squaresoft and Atlus. I wanted something short, and there was an HD remake of an old 2002 remake of the original Resident Evil going for … Continue reading

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Elsewhere on the internet…

I’ve contributed a review of Final Fantasy VII to the nascent blog, Gaming With Faith, run by T. Martin, who pops up in the comments section here from time to time: Today is the age of spectacular, Hollywood-esque video games, … Continue reading

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An unusual venture, indeed

Having found a new source of income in recent weeks, I was able to afford a copy of Shin Megami Tensei: Strange Journey and hence continue feeding my dungeon crawling compulsions. Unlike Digital Devil Saga or Persona, Strange Journey is … Continue reading

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Agent Next, I presume?

“Don’t ever call me mad, Mycroft. I’m not mad, I’m just…well, differently moralled, that’s all.” Acheron Hades I received a copy of Jasper Fforde’s The Eyre Affair as a gift two Christmases ago, and now have finally gotten around to … Continue reading

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Theses on Zootopia

lol furries Zootopia is a decent, mid-tier Pixar film made by Disney Animation Studios. You can do worse when it comes to animated stuff, but it doesn’t deserve the 98% at Rotten Tomatoes.

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…but what would Yen Sid think?

On the one hand, Fantasia 2000 invites unfavorable comparison with its predecessor, which was one of the greatest movies ever made. On the other hand, it reminds me that there was indeed a period in my lifetime where Disney, in … Continue reading

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