Movies,Reviews

Review: Ghost in the Shell (2017)

24 Apr , 2017  

Among the more difficult things to realize in life is that change is slow, and accepting things that deviate from expectations isn’t always a quick or easy process. More…

Reviews,Video Games

Review: Crypt of the Necrodancer

8 Jun , 2015  

Played on Windows via Steam (Also on OS X & Linux)

Thump, thump, thump. More…

The Classicist,Video Games

The Classicist – Megaman X4 (PSOne)

20 Dec , 2014  

Played on the PS Vita (Also available on PS3 and PSP)

Action platformer is something of a dying breed, losing ground to the more modern action adventure genre populated by 3D platforming, gunplay, swordplay, and an increasing amount of RPG elements.

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The Classicist,Video Games

The Classicist – Streets of Rage 2 (Sega Genesis/Mega Drive)

28 Nov , 2014  

Played on PC via Steam (Also available on PS3, 360, Wii, and WiiU)

There is an inherent charm in the absurd, the abstract, the bizarre.
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Reviews,Video Games

Review: Freedom Wars

10 Nov , 2014  

The opening cut scene is frantic. A giant, lumbering, beautiful mech of some kind of luminescent, sinuous fiber is hulking over a group of fighters. More…

The Classicist,Video Games

The Classicist – Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past (SNES)

7 Nov , 2014  

Played on Wii (Also available on Wii U)

There is an inherent charm to nostalgia, one that grows fonder as time passes since its last indulgence. More…

The Classicist,Video Games

The Classicist – Parasite Eve (PSOne)

24 Oct , 2014  

Played on Vita (Also available on PS3)

Narratives often start at an exploration of humanity, peering expectantly into the mind. More…

The Classicist,Video Games

The Classicist – Gunstar Heroes (Sega Genesis/Mega Drive)

10 Oct , 2014  

Played via Steam on PC (Also available on PS2, PS3, 360, Wii)

Humans have an inherent fascination with chaos. More…

The Classicist,Video Games

The Classicist – Harvest Moon (SNES)

26 Sep , 2014  

Available digitally on Wii & Wii U

To some degree, games cannot be divorced from their environments. More…

Reviews,Video Games

Review: Phantom Breaker: Battle Grounds

20 Aug , 2014  

Played on PS Vita

There is a certain charm that seems to come with nostalgia. A specter of memories that seems to linger in the hazy edges of the mind, carrying with it the pleasant emotions, longings, and desires of a different time. More…