Helltaker is a simple puzzle game that has risen (among other things) a number of fans around the world. Sure, it has about as much complexity as those old car park puzzle flash games you played when you weren’t looking at cute 2D girls on Newgrounds- -But Helltaker innovates the formula by adding cute 2D girls TO the puzzles! The puzzles are honestly nothing to … Continue reading Lumi Rambles About Their Love For Justice and Judgement From Helltaker
Short post today, I just want to talk about Sakurai’s beautiful SNK love letter in the latest Smash Presents! Holy hell, he LOVES fighting games. Something about his sheer enjoyment of the genre brings me back to my days of playing Samurai Shodown in arcades (and being complete ass at it). Honestly, watching this video made my day a whole lot brighter. Unbridled passion and … Continue reading I Wish Somebody Speaks To Me With The Passion Sakurai Has For SNK
Okay, so the dailies were legitimately fun to do. I liked having something new to read then sharing my thoughts on it. However, it’s REALLY hard to do it when stuff gets real busy at work. Confession time, I usually write during downtime over here. There wasn’t a lot of downtime last Friday as I spent most of it building tables and chairs for new … Continue reading Spooktober: Lost Pokemon Episodes
I love fighting games, but I also REALLY suck at playing them. So, if I can’t show my love through putting in hours of practice, I took the shortcut and just bought toys, so I can PRETEND to be good at fighting games. Storm Collectibles is an up-and-comer in the world of action figures. Highly detailed sculpts, properties with an INFINITE amount of characters to … Continue reading Fighting Game Fridays – Storm Collectibles Chun Li Figure Review
I am still midway into a bunch of my other longer articles, so this will be today’s post.Don’t worry, E3 still had some pretty anime stuff for us to talk about! The Holy Trinity Let’s just get this out of the way. These 3 stole the show for the conferences they were in, at least with audience reactions. Keanu Reeves continues to be the most … Continue reading Friday Funsies: Quickfire E3 Posting
I do have an ACTUAL E3 post lined up, but I’ll wait for Nintendo to finish up their show. Instead, let’s briefly talk about the two most important things that’s been circling the FFVII Remake discussions. Is it the new combat system? Is it the revamped cutscenes? Is it the episodic releases? Is it the new musical tracks? No. It’s Tifa’s boobs. I’m kidding, of … Continue reading Tifa’s Redesign – A Balance Of Fanservice And Practicality
Today, I want to talk about the impact that fighting games has had here in the Philippines and the representation we have as a result of that love for fighting games. Fighting games are one of the most popular genres in my country. There isn’t a single PS2 that doesn’t have Tekken 5, and not a single millennial who hasn’t at least played it once … Continue reading Fighting Game Friday: Filipinos Represent!
I’ve been gone for a hot minute, so a quick update on the situation. I have GRADUATED! WE HAVE WATER (FOR A WHOLE 18 HOURS THIS TIME) GOT MORE NERD STUFF OREGAIRU S3 LOOKING FOR A JOB STILL HAVE AN INSANE BACKLOG ENDGAME HAPPENED STILL WRITING STUFF USED 0.3% OF MY WORDPRESS STORAGE FOR AN UPDATE I’M PROBABLY NOT GONNA WATCH THIS SEASON, BUT YOU … Continue reading So, What Did I Miss? – April 2019 (Plus Life Update)
Lumi takes a short look into the gaping C’tulhu eyehole of a game that is Darkest Dungeon. Does it make you go insane as it’s eldritch inspirations would have you believe? Continue reading Lumi Sucks At Darkest Dungeon – A L͚͎̺o͠͏̧̗̩̠ͅv̘͙̩͉̖̻̖̺̭̕͡ec̴͔̮̥̮̜͞ͅr̴̴͙̦̦̹a̠͚̥͉͚͜͠f̶̦͔̮̱̻͖̭ţ͎̞̜̙̻͈͈͎ìà̝̹̞̥͟͜n̳̲̠͕͍͘ Headache
The Game Awards 2018 just concluded today, and there’s a lot for us to unpack, but first, I want to get the new game announcements out of the way. At least, the ones that I am personally excited for. Then onto the awards that I actually care about, because I actually didn’t play every game this year, to nobody’s surprise. We Didn’t See It Coming … Continue reading The Game Awards 2018 – The Hypest Announcements!