Games

Resident Evil 5 HD Review

Suspenseful co op and a frustrating single player experience; Resident Evil 5 may not the worst game in the series, but it may be the most out of touch.

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Attack on Titan: Wings of Freedom Review

Adapting most of Attack on Titan’s first season with a teaser epilogue for the second, Attack on Titan The Game (or A.O.T. Wings of Freedom in Europe) puts players in the shoes of popular faces such as Eren and Levi of the Scout Regiment as they fight off horde upon horde of encroaching titans.

Nioh Review, or Onimusha Gaiden Souls

Fighting through an ancient Japan fraught with demons and power-hungry samurai, Team Ninja’s Nioh pleases Souls fans and Yokai enthusiasts alike.

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Interview with Matt Alt: Localizing Nioh and the World of Yokai

An interview with Matt Alt of AltJapan on localizing Nioh, Toriyama Sekien, and introducing the west to the wider world of yokai fiction.

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Four Things Netflix’s Castlevania Series Must Get Right

Game to screen adaptations don’t exactly have the best of reputations. Adi Shankar, producer of Netflix’s Castlevania series promises us it’ll be ‘the best fucking video game adaptation ever made’, it’s hard not to be skeptical. What is it that Netflix’s Castlevania series needs to get right for a chance at being a successful adaptation?

Mad Father Review (2012)

If you’ve played an RPG maker game before you know what to expect, but by playing to its strengths and committing to a brisk pace, Mad Father succeeds in telling a memorable story .

Yomawari: Night Alone Review (2016)

With its unique brand of cute horror, the beautiful Yomawari: Night Alone is a surprising addition to the survival horror genre. Through a top down perspective reminiscent of Corpse Party rather than Silent Hill, Yomawari isn’t the expected throwback to survival horror games of Playstation 1 and 2 era.

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Interview with the Developers of A Credible Tale of Yokai, Robots, and the Lunar Tourist

Inspired by a love of Japanese mythology and SNES RPGs, Overclocked Games the developer behind A Credible Tale of Yokai, Robots and the Lunar Tourist have turned to Kickstarter to

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Horror Games Community on Playstation 4

A heads up for those of you with a Playstation 4 and an interest in survival horror; I have created a community for horror fans on the system to get