Awakened Fate Ultimatum (review)

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Awakened Fate Ultimatum, NIS’s newest rogue-like dungeon crawling RPG, is set several years after the previously released title, The Guided Fate Paradox. It follows certain boy who became a god of a certain Celestia. If you played the previous title, you finally have a chance to see how the events of that … Continue reading

Valiant Hearts – A belated review

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One of the many ways in which we romanticize war is through the medium of video games. For better or for worse over the past ten years (and even further), humanity’s greatest conflicts have been told  through your PC, PlayStation or Xbox. Before the franchise turned into its mother-insulting, child-swearing … Continue reading

Bates Motel 3X1: ‘A Death in the Family’ review

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This review contains spoilers for seasons 1 and 2 of Bates Motel. The third season of A&E’s horror melodrama Bates Motel premiered tonight and the series continued to be as unsettling as ever, building the foundation for what will surely be a very twisted season. The contemporary Psycho prequel follows … Continue reading

Review: Kill la Kill Volume 4 – Limited Edition Blu-ray

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How would you describe a great story? Would you begin by introducing a cast of unusual, colorful, and lively characters? Will this story have plot twists involving the entire human population? Something I’ve noticed with Kill la Kill is the scale of grandeur rising faster than a nerd at Comic-Con … Continue reading

Square Enix’s Life is Strange Episode 1 Review

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Life is Strange is a story-based game that features player choices, where the consequences of all your in-game actions and decisions will impact the past, present and future. The choose your own adventure genre is alive and well, and this time Square Enix and Dontnod Entertainment are trying their hands … Continue reading

‘Mother’ is always watching, a daily tracker review

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We rely on technology every day to help improve our daily lives, especially when it comes to lifestyle choices. I own several pedometers and fitness monitors, a temperature monitor for my pets, an alarm system for my home, and a variety of apps I use every day for daily reminders … Continue reading

Kingdom Hearts 2.5 HD Remix Review

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This year we were treated with another Square-enix’s HD remastering of three Kingdom Hearts games. Last year’s 1.5 had the original Kingdom Hearts, Chain of Memories, and KH 358 days/2 which was converted into a short length movie covering all the story elements of the original game. This year Kingdom … Continue reading

Gurren Lagann Volume 2 Blu-ray review

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A series which can be described as extravagant, mesmerizing, visually stunning, and emotionally intense truly deserves a Blu-ray release. Gurren Lagann is a legendary anime, and this disc contains the infamous episode #7, “See you, buddy,” along with 6-10 of course. The series is one of those rare shows that’s simply … Continue reading

Review: Nisekoi Volume: 1 Blu-ray

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Love sucks. At least, the heart-wrenching monogamous allegory called love that we’re presented with in the real world. Thankfully, in the bright and cheerful realm of ecchi romance harem anime, it’s an adventure through the life of one unbelievably lucky individual and his many pseudo-girlfriends. I’ve never liked guys like these. … Continue reading

Samurai Warriors 4 (review)

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Samurai Warriors is back again and this time boasting the most content to date. Koei Tecmo really pulled out all the stops for their 4th iteration. Samurai Warriors 4 has the most characters, storyline, and customization options to date. I spent well over 30 minutes just to create my perfect … Continue reading

Review: Logitech’s Daedalus G302, the click re-invented

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Logitech’s Daedalus G302 proves once again that refined design outweighs the bells and whistles of its competition. Pros: Lightweight, sturdy, clicks like heaven              Cons: Little to no rubbarization, sub-par grip Tasteful lighting and look                       … Continue reading