Category Archives: Game Spotlight

Game Spotlight – Gunparade March

“In 1945, World War II was abruptly ended when an alien race appeared on Earth and began to slaughter the human population. This alien force, known as the “Phantom Beasts” had effectively taken over more than half of the Earth. … Continue reading

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A Look At: Hexamoon Guardians

Due to its popularity and success, the PSX has had many games and due to the sheer numbers involved, inevitably a good number of them would fade away in obscurity… doubly so for Japanese imports. Hexamoon Guardians happens to be … Continue reading

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Game Spotlight – Night Slave

“Steel Fox: An all-female special squad, highly trained in counter-terrorist combat. Assisting them is the independent, state-unbound corporation Neo Logic, which produces assault suits (mecha) which can be navigated by a skillful pilot. The young female pilot Rei from the … Continue reading

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Game Spotlight: SD Gundam G Generation Series

With the success of the Super Robot Wars franchise as the main “face” of the Mecha Strategy RPG genre, it was inevitable that other companies would attempt to tackle it. The supposed history of the G Generation series is as … Continue reading

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Game Spotlight: Kurayami

“On a lonely Christmas Eve, a man and a woman are trapped in an elevator. As the darkness threatens to engulf them, how will their relationship develop…?” Kurayami is a Romance/Horror Thriller PC-98 Visual Novel made by the now defunct … Continue reading

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Game Spotlight: Persiom

Alicesoft is a company that has been featured several times on this blog already but as a quick summary: one of the most famous Eroge companies for making actual fun games rather than simple Visual Novels. Back in the 90s-early … Continue reading

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Game Spotlight: Taiko Risshiden V

Fans of the Romance of the Three Kingdom series might notice a strange departure/fork at one point of time: In RoTK 7/8, KOEI decided to add in RPG elements, where you could choose to play an officer instead of a … Continue reading

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