Shin Megami Tensei III: Nocturne Analysis and Response to The 4th Snake: Yuko Takao is The True Villain

Toxicity as villainy. How SMT Nocturne presents a well-written toxic human being as arguably the true villain of the main plot of SMT Nocturne.

Is the Shin Megami Tensei Series Anime? A Friend of mine takes a shot at answering that question

Be warned it spoils SMT1, SMT2, SMT3 Nocturne, SMT4, and a bunch of animes made by Go Nagai and Megazone 23.

Shin Megami Tensei III Nocturne Theory: Who Was the Lady in Black?

Examining the unresolved mystery in SMT Nocturne: Who was the Lady in Black? Surprisingly, it probably isn't Paimon. Read and find out why. Here are my best guesses based on my research into the best kept secret of SMT Nocturne.

Debunking the “Tragic Asshole”: Debunking Eirikrjs “Maniacs Retcon Woes” without any snark

If you need convincing that Eirikrjs has no idea what he's talking about, then please give this a read. I debunk Eirikrjs by quoting SMT Nocturne itself.

Debunking the “Tragic Asshole”: Eirikrjs Lied about the Kabbalah References in SMT Nocturne

SMT Nocturne is referencing the Qliphoth, not the Sephirot as Eirikjrs claimed; there's some evidence to show Eirikrjs knew it and deliberately lied.

Debunking the “Tragic Asshole”: Why JJCAT Only Proves Eirikrjs is Looking for Racism when there is None

Exposing the lies of a privileged racist

Thematic Analysis of the Steins;Gate Series

Please Note: This will contain Major Spoilers for the entire Steins;Gate series which include the Steins;Gate and Steins;Gate 0 Anime, Steins;Gate and Steins;Gate 0 Visual Novels, and the Steins;Gate film. For the purposes of this thematic analysis, I'll be exploring the subtexts of the Steins;Gate and Steins;Gate 0 Series regarding themes that I'm genuinely surprised … Continue reading Thematic Analysis of the Steins;Gate Series

Thematic Analysis of SMTIVA II Videoless edition

Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse II Low-Res Edition For Part 1: The Broad Themes Part 2 of 2: Specific Themes  This will contain Major Spoilers for Shin Megami Tensei II, Shin Megami Tensei IV, Shin Megami Tensei IV Apocalypse, Devil Summoner: Raidou Kuzunoha vs King Abaddon, and Digital Devil Saga 2. Major … Continue reading Thematic Analysis of SMTIVA II Videoless edition

Dragon Quest XI Theory: Where Was Rubiss?

This'll contain massive spoilers for the story of Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of An Elusive Age. This'll also be much shorter than other analyses as its fairly innocuous and based on circumstantial evidence. Purely fun guesswork instead of concrete clues within the game.

List the Plot Holes: The Narrative Failures of The Worst Game Ever, Chrono Cross

Why Chrono Cross Truly Is The Worst Game Ever

Chrono Cross: Revisiting the Serge is Janus Theory

Why the Serge is Janus theory clears away plot contradictions, nicely intersects with the plotlines, and how both Chrono Trigger DS and the main game of Chrono Cross clearly validate the likelihood of Serge being Janus. I present to you Revisiting the Serge is Janus Theory, a.k.a. The Most Disturbing Chrono Cross Theory Ever.

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of An Elusive Age Review and Final Thoughts

This is the quintessential Dragon Quest game and offers the best that the series delivers on. Definitely deserves Game of The Year, if nominated. If you're considering purchasing this game, I highly recommend it.

Shin Megami Tensei Discussions with Beadman

Spoiler Warning: This discussion contains spoilers for the mainline Shin Megami Tensei series and other MegaTen related series such as: Majin Tensei I and II, Digital Devil Saga Duology, the Persona series, Devil Survivor series, and well . . . potentially everything MegaTen / Shin Megami Tensei related, but those are the main video game … Continue reading Shin Megami Tensei Discussions with Beadman

Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse II

Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse II For Part 1: The Broad Themes Part 2 of 2: Specific Themes For those having trouble using this blog post, I've made a Videoless Edition of this same blog post. It'll hopefully be better for people who don't have high-end computers or who use phones. This … Continue reading Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse II

Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse

Part 1 of 2; The Broader Themes This will contain major spoilers for Shin Megami Tensei IV and Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse. For Part 2: The Specific Themes What can be said about SMTIV: Apocalypse? I'm not sure if my meager words can ever provide this game the sufficient praise that it deserves for … Continue reading Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV: Apocalypse

A Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV

Warning: This topic contains immense spoilers for the video game, Shin Megami Tensei IV and other Shin Megami Tensei games. The main focus will be upon SMTIV but the topic may verge into comparisons with other SMT games. For the Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV Apocalypse: Part 1 and Part 2 Shin Megami … Continue reading A Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei IV

A Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne

Warning: This topic contains immense spoilers for the video game, Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne, and other Shin Megami Tensei games. The main focus will be upon SMT Nocturne but information may verge into comparisons with other SMT games.  Notable works: SMT Essay by Sam Hatting This work is a brilliant artistic analysis on the plot, story, … Continue reading A Thematic Analysis of Shin Megami Tensei: Nocturne