The Anatomy of RPGs, Part 2: Battle

Links-Home–Reviews–Articles–Library–Contact It is time for Part 2 of a multi-part series on the anatomy of RPGs. This series looks at the many moving parts of turn based RPGs in order to shed some light on how they work. Today’s focus is on the actions that take place in an RPG battle. RPGs have many battles […]

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The Anatomy of RPGs, Part 1: Stats

Links-Home–Reviews–Articles–Library–Contact Well, I have been playing a few RPG video games lately. Since I started playing Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars and Pokemon around middle school, I had been hooked on the genre. Today, I have something different from most of my other content. I will be looking at the many moving […]

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Retro Review: Golden Sun (GBA)

Links-Home–Reviews–Articles–Library–Contact Today, I have a classic game that happens to be one of my favorite turn-based RPGs. The game is Golden Sun for the Game Boy Advance, first released in 2001, and it may be forgotten by many as this series hasn’t had a new game since 2010. I had first heard of the game […]

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Review: Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee (Switch)

Links-Home–Reviews–Articles–Library–Contact Ok, it is time to review Pokemon Let’s Go Pikachu and Let’s Go Eevee. Prior to these games’ release, there was a negative reaction from some of the fan base to certain features that were announced ahead of time. While I was fairly skeptical myself, I was prepared to be cautiously optimistic, as these […]

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Review: Puzzle & Dragons Z + Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition (3DS)

Links-Home–Reviews–Articles–Library–Contact Some time ago, I heard of the Puzzle & Dragons games. It caught my interest as it featured match-3 style puzzle game play  and turn based RPG action. While it took a while to get around to playing the 3DS Puzzle & Dragons Z + Puzzle & Dragons Super Mario Bros. Edition, I feel […]

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Pokemon VGC 2019 Latin America International Championship

Links-Home–Reviews–Articles–Library–Contact This past weekend, (starting on Friday, 11/16/2018) was Pokemon’s first International Championship of the 2019 season, the Latin America International Championship, in São Paulo, Brazil. This tournament featured the Sun Series rule set. For those who don’t know, the 2019 season is split into three different rule sets, which change as the season progresses. […]

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