Throwback Bit Thursday: The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword is my least favorite 3-D Zelda. It was released in 2011 at around the same time that The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim did. Consequently, Skyward Sword gathered dust for months before I managed to finish it. Out Dated Visuals Skyrim looked amazing on the Xbox 360. Conversely, Skyward Sword… Continue reading Throwback Bit Thursday: The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword

Sakaguchi’s Forgotten Gem ‘The Last Story’ Turned 10 Last Month

Hironobu Sakaguchi is renowned all over the world as a game creator thanks to his Final Fantasy Series. After leaving Square Enix in 2004, Sakaguchi crafted a few titles for major consoles under his own studio ‘Mistwalker’.   Blue Dragon (2006), and Lost Odyssey (2007) were highly publicized, receiving large media coverage before their respective releases.… Continue reading Sakaguchi’s Forgotten Gem ‘The Last Story’ Turned 10 Last Month

Xenoblade Chronicles (Wii) Review

Xenoblade Chronicles is a Wii game considered by many to be the finest JRPG since Final Fantasy X, which is high praise but also a reminder that the genre has truly deteriorated since the late 1990’s. Xenoblade is Monolith’s latest child, and these are the same people who brought us the truly magnificent but flawed… Continue reading Xenoblade Chronicles (Wii) Review

The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (Wii) Review

Square Enix could learn a few things from Nintendo. The later has handled its sacred Zelda series throughout its twenty five year life span with much more care. Square has milked the FF series to no end, and did make a pedestrian main series entry in the god awful Final Fantasy XIII. Meanwhile, the Zelda… Continue reading The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword (Wii) Review