Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes Review – Just Shy of an S-Rank Video Game

Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes is an Action RPG developed by Koei Tecmo and published by Nintendo. It was released in July 2022 as a Nintendo Switch exclusive. MSRB is $60. Fire Emblem: Three Houses earned its spot as my #1 Switch JRPG thanks to its robust customization, fascinating lore, and emotionally rich cast of … Continue reading Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes Review – Just Shy of an S-Rank Video Game

A Newcomer’s Guide to Fire Emblem

Alright, I've introduced you to the Metroid series, and the Xenoblade series, but what about Fire Emblem? Perhaps you're curious about all of the anime sword characters flooding the roster of Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, or maybe you're interested in the newest spinoff game coming out, Fire Emblem Warriors: Three Hopes. What are these games … Continue reading A Newcomer’s Guide to Fire Emblem

The Game Boy Advance: A 20th Anniversary Celebration

In the summer of 2001, Nintendo released the 32-bit successor to the Game Boy: The Game Boy Advance (GBA). It lived for only a brief period, a little over 3 years, but they were very successful years, and they defined an important era of my life. Allow me to indulge in my memories of the … Continue reading The Game Boy Advance: A 20th Anniversary Celebration

Fire Emblem Warriors Review: Stranger than Fanfiction

Fire Emblem Warriors is a Fire Emblem spinoff game modeled after the Dynasty Warriors gameplay. It was co-developed by Omega Force and Team Ninja at Koei Tecmo, and published by Nintendo. It was released in September of 2017 simultaneously on the Nintendo Switch and 3DS. MSRB is $60, though it is often discounted. I played … Continue reading Fire Emblem Warriors Review: Stranger than Fanfiction

My Wife Played Fire Emblem: Three Houses and Loved It

My wife must really like me. She'll patiently listen to me gab on about the most recent game I've played, even if the game isn't cute or funny or not Animal Crossing. Sometimes she'll even watch me play the whole thing -- my Blind Nuzlocke playthrough of Pokemon Sword was quite a tense experience, and … Continue reading My Wife Played Fire Emblem: Three Houses and Loved It

Ranking Smash Ultimate’s First Wave of DLC Fighters

Normally I feel weird reviewing DLC, but I'll make an exception for Smash. It's been a while since I dissected something in this game, and I've had the itch to get out my video game scalpel. I need to come up with better metaphors. I gotta hand it to Sakurai, he always keeps us on … Continue reading Ranking Smash Ultimate’s First Wave of DLC Fighters