This will contain spoilers for the entirety of the Castlevania show on Netflix. I had thought of writing a plain review, but I’d prefer to just give my thoughts on this show via a “stream of consciousness” type of writing format to give my thoughts on it.
Spoilers for Persona 4, Megami Tensei Novels, and SMTIII: Nocturne included.
An Improved Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne. The General Concepts.
A small portion of my improved Thematic Analysis of Nocturne.
All of my Shin Megami Tensei Merchandise in one page, in celebration of SMTV's release tomorrow.
I’ve cogitated on what to say and how to address certain viewpoints within the Megami Tensei community who treat mine as idiotic or “crazy” and after writing down a list of Pros and Cons on different ways to approach this, I’ve concluded that I’m not going to bother anymore. I’ve written a set of objections … Continue reading My Thoughts on the Megami Tensei Franchise and Community
Nocturne HD Remaster is on sale on Fanatical for the next 11 days, $27 for regular edition and $37 for the Deluxe edition for Steam. Regular Edition: https://www.fanatical.com/en/game/shin-megami-tensei-iii-nocturne-hd-remaster Deluxe Edition: https://www.fanatical.com/en/game/shin-megami-tensei-iii-nocturne-hd-remaster-deluxe-edition
This will contain massive spoilers to the Raidou version of the True Demon Ending / Rejection route of Nocturne.
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/moonana/keylocker-turn-based-cyberpunk-action?ref=thanks-share Although much of Kickstarter generally has a negative view, I found this one to be interesting from the onset of the first trailer. It looks fun and I tried out the Demo and enjoyed how difficult it was. If anyone's interested, perhaps consider making a pledge for perks that'll probably be available whenever this … Continue reading I Donated to the Keylocker Kickstarter Campaign
My thoughts on the direction of the Tales of Series from Graces F to the recent title of Tales of Arise, the Influence of Hideo Baba, and the future of the series.
A Short Spoiler-Free Review. In terms of both story and gameplay, this is the quintessential modern Tales of game. If you have never tried this series before, then definitely try out Tales of Arise.
This will contain spoilers, I'm a huge fan of Takumi Miyajima's works (Tales of the Abyss and Tales of Symphonia) and I was excited to see her new story in this game.
This will contain spoilers for Shin Megami Tensei IV, Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse, Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne, and Persona 5.
Yesterday, I took the time to watch this Youtube video, and it reminded me of a problem I kept noticing among Western Indie Developers. Also, I want to be clear that I am not trying to suggest Japanese indie development is any better, we all know of notorious Kickstarter campaigns like Mighty Number 9, but … Continue reading Why do Western Indie Developers constantly take the wrong lessons from Japanese games?
The “QOL” features are made for people who hate Disgaea and hate good games.
Nocturne Table of Contents and Personal Masterlist My Old Attempt at a ThematSic Analysis General Concepts of Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne Character Analyses of . . . Hikawa Yuko Takao Isamu Nitta Chiaki Tachibana Demi-Fiend Christian Kabbalah References: The Qliphoth References (From Debunking Series) Who was the Lady in Black? Personal Theories and Arguments: … Continue reading Rethinking the Reason Endings of SMT3 Nocturne and Why They’re Not Useless: Musubi
The Main games of the Disgaea series are one of the very, very few series I go in blind because I am accustomed to fantastic quality games and simply expect it. This game has absolutely and irreparably destroyed that level of respect for this series.
Nocturne HD Remaster makes it clearer: The Manikins represented Fascism under Futomimi.