Before we begin the project proper, I’d like to give a bit of background on the very title we’ll be devoting an untold number of hours to in the next several months. Sakura Wars is a cross between a strategy RPG and a visual novel (read: dating sim) that is set in an alternate version [...]
Most of you who follow us (or just follow me) on Twitter, or read regularly have likely heard some chatter about this nebulous “Project S.” Details have been scarce, and the only hints have been quirky teaser images that dotted short articles. Tonight, I’ll be breaking the silence.”Project S” has been the code name for [...]
Through the company’s history, Marvel has been known as an innovator. They brought tales of incredible people and fantastic worlds to the forefront of readers’ minds. They gave the world iconic heroes like Spider-Man, the Hulk, and Captain America, who continue to thrill audiences both young and old. They embraced the paperless future with digital [...]
I’m aware that this is an anime blog, but I’m also a huge gamer. I rarely leave the house without my trusty 3DS, and I’ve debated for countless hours on the whole “Old Square vs. New Square”, “Virtua Fighter vs. Tekken”, and “Final Fantasy vs. Dragon Quest” topics. Anyway, E3 is over, and most of [...]
It seems that at this time every year, the news dries up for about a week. Anime headlines and announcements are replaced by the spectacle of the Electronic Entertainment Expo. As the games industry struts its stuff, and publishers push their biggest upcoming titles, the entire world stops, and watches.Unfortunately, this also means that the [...]
Every January, while releases are slow, I like to take a week off from anime. For 2011, that week ends as midnight tonight. This is something that’s become somewhat of a ritual for me, as I’ve come to see it both as a time of rest, and a time of invigoration.