Mace, the Final Frontier- Particle Mace Review

Mace, the Final Frontier- Particle Mace Review

Jan 25, 2015

Particle Mace smashes its way to the stars.   For all that we talk about presentation, complex mechanics, and deep storytelling, there’s still a lot to be said for simple, arcade-y fun. Once in a while, we need something that feels like Asteroids, or Geometry Wars, or even a fusion of the two. A fusion of the two, with some Osmos-like physics, and a...

Lost in Transmutation- Alphadia Genesis Review

Lost in Transmutation- Alphadia Genesis Review

Jan 12, 2015

Alphadia Genesis may be casting too many kinds of spells.   RPGs, as we all know, are particularly unpredictable beasts, and should be treated with extreme caution. Unwary gamers may find themselves ensnared 20 hours deep in an RPG without even noticing their own state of peril. Signs of RPGs include long-winded storylines, party-based battle mechanics,...

Preview: Alphadia Genesis

Preview: Alphadia Genesis

Dec 29, 2014

A first step taken into Alphadia Genesis, and its fusion of swords and science. As 2014 winds down to its conclusion, it’s time to set our sights onward to next year. 2015 is set to be a huge year for games, but one of the first releases of the new year isn’t your typical AAA fare at all. Alphadia Genesis is a retro JRPG by EXE CRATE, already out...

Definitive Debauchery- Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed Review

Definitive Debauchery- Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed Review

Dec 2, 2014

Acquire delivers the definitive Synthister-stripping experience in Akiba’s Trip: Undead & Undressed for the Playstation 4   After releasing on the Playstation 3 and Vita last August, Akiba’s Trip Undead & Undressed has now stripped its way to the Playstation 4. Offering a sharp visual upgrade and a handful of new features, how does this...

For Fun, For Glory- Super Smash Bros for Wii U Review

For Fun, For Glory- Super Smash Bros for Wii U Review

Nov 26, 2014

Super Smash Bros for Wii U delivers a pulverizing smash of fun and action!   Well, the time has come. All the waiting, all the pondering, all the excitement – everything has finally reached its apex. Super Smash bros for 3DS entered the ring back in October, but we all knew that this was little more than a taste of what was to come. Any true Smash...

Opinion: The Inherent Curse of Majora’s Mask 3D

Opinion: The Inherent Curse of Majora’s Mask 3D

Nov 7, 2014

In which the diehard Nintendo fanbase gets exactly what it asked for.   The following article will probably make some of you angry. But that’s okay, because it’s an opinion piece. I invite readers to counter anything or everything I’m about to say in the comments below. Without further ado, lets get down to brass tacks. In a recent...