Things get a bit stranger. Recently I made a confession: despite greatly enjoying the Metroid franchise, I had never actually played the Metroid Prime games. You can see my thoughts on the first Metroid Prime game here. In short, I quite enjoyed the game and it set the bar very, very high for the other […]Read more "Grading Metroid Prime 2: Echoes"
Now you’re thinking with portals, boxes, pipes, levers… Here’s a fun fact for you: this is the first co-op game Katy (my wife) and I have played through together. You might say it’s our first true bonding test since getting married. To make a long story short, I’d say we did alright. At no point […]Read more "Grading Trine 2"
Yes, game, I got it. You’ve told me a thousand times. Something that has gotten more and more annoying as I get older is a video game’s need to explain EVERY LITTLE DETAIL ABOUT ITSELF. However, at the very least, it usually only lasts within the first hour of the game at most, and you […]Read more "I Have Words On Over-Explaining a Game"
The blue blur did alright. I don’t have much of a history with Sonic the Hedgehog the way some people do. I’ve only played a few of the chili dog loving hedgehog’s games and all of them were either good or meh. This is perhaps the best Sonic game I’ve played so far, but that’s […]Read more "Grading Sonic Generations"
Nintendo sure knows how to make headlines, doesn’t it? Earlier this week (as of this writing on January 19th, 2018), Nintendo did one of their Nintendo Directs and, while doing so, revealed one of the oddest things I may have ever seen in my gaming life. They revealed…cardboard. But not just any cardboard, mind you. […]Read more "I Have Words About the Nintendo Labo"
Blasting into the 3D space. I really enjoy the Metroid games, yet despite that I’ve never played through any of the Prime games from beginning to end. There’s some memories of playing the beginning of Prime 3 with a friend a few years ago but that’s about where it ends. Over Christmas my wife got […]Read more "Grading Metroid Prime"
Continuing where we left off… About a week ago, I created a list of games from the previous year that I had not yet played but really wanted to. You see, I only played four new games in 2017, two of them being mobile games. Granted, I had a lot going on last year between […]Read more "The 2017 Games I Want to Play – Part 2"