Throwback Bit Thursday: Xenogears

Xenogears, much has been written about the game on this site, and on our FB page. Twenty-three years later, it remains a fan favorite. Some would even argue that it was the greatest JRPG on the original PlayStation. Are these fans, right? Well, even if they are not, they are certainly onto something.   Xenogears… Continue reading Throwback Bit Thursday: Xenogears

The Top 5 JRPGs Of The Last Decade According To Metacritic

The last decade has brought us some wonderful JRPGs. There are plenty to choose from but according to Metacritic, these are the top five from the last ten years. 1. Persona 5 (Metascore 93) Persona 5 was initially released on September 15th, 2016. Since then it has received a definitive released called Persona 5 Royal,… Continue reading The Top 5 JRPGs Of The Last Decade According To Metacritic

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