Thoughts & impressions on the games I finished during the months of July through September (Q3 2021).
Thoughts and impressions on the games I completed/rolled the credits on during the months of April thru June (Q2 2021).
Thoughts and impressions on the games I finished during Q1 of 2021 (January through March).
My Top 10 Games of 2020 (including honorable mentions). Twenty games total that resonated with me the most in 2020; from FF7R and The Last of Us: Part II to Creaks and Bugsnax.
Thoughts/impressions on the games I played/finished during Q4 of 2020.
Thoughts and impressions on the games I played during Q3 of 2020, including Raji: An Ancient Epic, Huntdown, Xeno Crisis, The Last of Us: Part II and more.
A tribute piece to Onion Games and a story about how the cult-classic Nintendo Wii title, Little King’s Story, helped me cope with the aftermath of a house fire and my parents’ divorce.
Thoughts and impressions on the games I played during the months of April thru June.
The Rest of 2019 in Gaming. My final thoughts on everything else I played during 2019, shout-outs, honorable mentions and more.
Despite a crazy first quarter work schedule and a transition to a work-from-home/quarantine lifestyle, here’s some thoughts & impressions on the games I managed to play during the months from January through March.
(Disclaimer: I’m re-posting some of my writing from previous blog entries in order to save time. My thoughts on certain games hasn’t changed much since writing about them last year). 2019 In-Review 2019 was an embarrassment of riches in terms of new game releases. There’s been a sentiment circulating in the community that due to the transition to new consoles/hardware […]
My Backlog… the horror! When October rolls around, I always try to do my best to keep horror-themed games in-rotation. On the first day of the month, I select a handful of spooky games from my collection with every intention of playing them exclusively. Unfortunately, this is almost always never the case as work, routine, social obligations and other games keep me from […]
Unpacking my thoughts on modern-day online gaming and its accompanying seasons, dailies, weeklies and bounties.
What I’ve Been Playing (Q2) 2019 Wrap-Up
DQ Diaries Vol. 2: My Quest to Become the Dragon Warrior
A summary of the games I’ve been playing during the first quarter (Q1) of the year (January-March).
Impressions and thoughts on the games I’ve played during the month of February, 2019.
What I’ve Been Playing – January 2019 Edition – Impressions on the games I’ve beaten in January and a list of what I’ve been playing since the new year!
My Top 10 Games of 2018. Two robots, an L-block, a boy who can transform into monsters and a dismembered head rolls into a bar…
Gaming in 2018 / In-Review \ HD Remakes, 4K Remasters, Honorable Mentions and Expansion Packs, oh my!
My thoughts on the HD remakes, re-masters and expansions of 2018. Honorable Mentions included!
Games in 2019 plus additional thoughts on unlocalized games and indie gaming going forward.
Ace Combat 7, Devil May Cry 5, The Good Life, and Destiny Connect, oh my!
My thoughts on Sony and where PlayStation 4 stands in 2018.
My thoughts on Microsoft and the state of the Xbox One X for 2018.
My thoughts/impressions on the games I played during the months of July through September (Q3). Bonus horror-themed games for the month of October as well!
The first volume to a new series based on my experience with the Dragon Quest franchise.
Thoughts/impressions on Nitrome’s new 2D puzzle-platformer for the Nintendo Switch.
(Q2) Quagmire The first quarter of the year is always a struggle for me due to my job. My busy season at work typically runs from January through March (sometimes well into April), so I don’t always have time to game. The second quarter of the year has always been a time of reflection and relaxation, however. From late Spring […]
Switching Lanes When speaking in terms of hardware, Nintendo has had its ups & downs over the years. The Nintendo 64 and Gamecube both struggled with 3rd-party support, yet they’re home to some of the most storied and well-respected games Nintendo has ever released (Super Mario 64, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Super Smash Bros. Melee and Metroid […]
A Year for the Books 2017 has been an incredible year for gaming. Some have argued that it’s been one of the best years for video games and for good reason, too. Between high-profile releases, independent games and all of the in-between, unless you’re extremely particular about what you play, you’d be hard-pressed not finding something interesting or fun to […]
This post is dedicated to everything gaming-related from 2020 that has no other place to call home; my favorite ongoing games, music tracks and all of the odds and ends in-between.