Silent Protagonists

Alright, let’s start by talking about what it can mean to be a silent protagonist. Now just cause a protagonist is silent doesn’t mean they cannot express themselves openly. After all they say that actions speak louder than words. I think people say that anyway. One of the easiest way they do that is toContinue reading “Silent Protagonists”

When Rewards aren’t Worth It

People always say that you won’t get anywhere without working hard. I definitely believe that to be true. However, this statement is something that I have always felt to be a bit misleading. You can work very hard and not be rewarded for your efforts after all. Sometimes it isn’t about just putting in allContinue reading “When Rewards aren’t Worth It”

The Evolution of Catching Pokémon

The Pokémon series has been around for quite a lot time now. About as long as I have been alive to be honest. So naturally, there have been quite a few changes as the years have gone by. The most recent changes to the formula are the changes that take place in the latest spinoffContinue reading “The Evolution of Catching Pokémon”

Papers, Please Problems

Hey people. This post is on Papers, Please a game where you play as a person who approves passports and permits for permission to pass through. The purpose is to provide pharmaceutics and perishables to you and your family. The pay you procure is dependent on you approving passports and permit properly and posthaste. YourContinue reading “Papers, Please Problems”

Hollow Knight and Multiple Playthroughs

Last time I touched on this topic I spent time talking about how multiple playthroughs can branch into multiple different endings. Things will be a little bit different this time. The thing about this game is that multiple playthroughs feel different to me in this game for a different reason. Now Metroidvanias are notoriously knownContinue reading “Hollow Knight and Multiple Playthroughs”

Mario’s 100 Coin Missions

We all remember the classic games in the Super Mario Bros. series right? Okay, maybe not necessarily remember but we probably all know a lot about the series regardless. One of the staples of the games was collecting 100 coins gave you an extra life. However, things changed once we moved into the 3D games.Continue reading “Mario’s 100 Coin Missions”

Thoughts on Metroid Dread

We have finally reached the end of the year everybody. It’s potentially the start of a new one depending on when you read this/ when I put this out. Truth be told, I am amazed I was able to hold off this long in talking about this game. However, I wanted to do this properlyContinue reading “Thoughts on Metroid Dread”

Now Hear Me Out: Metroid Completion

Earlier this month we talked a little about how speedrunning Metroid games gave you different endings based on how fast you completed them. Today we are going to take things up a notch. You see, in 2002 when Metroid Fusion came out and we were given the fourth game in the series, we started toContinue reading “Now Hear Me Out: Metroid Completion”