Final Fantasy IX Review: Boys are from Terra (Switch)

(Image courtesy of Square Enix NA) This review contains spoilers. Final Fantasy IX (FFIX) -- developed by Squaresoft (now Square Enix) -- is regularly lauded as one of the greatest numbered installments of the long-running Final Fantasy series, if not one of the best JRPGs of all time. It is a contentious assertion, to be … Continue reading Final Fantasy IX Review: Boys are from Terra (Switch)

Night in the Woods review: Crimes? Crimes. (Switch)

(Image courtesy of Infinite Fall) This is a spoiler-free review. Capturing genuine emotion is difficult for any artist as the human condition is not simply communicated via laughter and a few tears. Few have come as close to mastering this art as developer Infinite Fall with their game Night in the Woods. The Nintendo Switch … Continue reading Night in the Woods review: Crimes? Crimes. (Switch)

A Case of Distrust review: Well worth the clams (Switch)

(Image courtesy of The Wandering Ben) This is a spoiler-free review. A Case of Distrust, the first project from developer The Wandering Ben, makes a solid case for the recent resurgence in small-scale gaming. It’s a murder-mystery experience built which on intimate mystery and intrigue as opposed to guts and glory. Having forwent overblown Hollywood … Continue reading A Case of Distrust review: Well worth the clams (Switch)