Category Archives: Simulation

Game Spotlight – Shinsetsu Mahou Shoujo (新説魔法少女)

Chiyoko and Haruka live the ordinary lives of schoolgirls, punctuated by strange dreams of fighting terrifying monsters while dressed in strange bodysuits. One day, a strange talking cat creature appears before them, pleading for them to become “magical girls” in … Continue reading

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Game Spotlight: Berwick Saga

“The Berwick Alliance, housed in the centre of the Kingdom of Veria, clashed with the Raze Empire at the country’s borders. Veria’s King Mordias IV fought against the imperial forces, but died heroically in battle. The Verian forces, defeated by … Continue reading

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Atelier Marie + Elie Fantranslation release

While the Atelier series has generally had fairly reliable localization prospects since the PS2 era, this was not the case for earlier games in the series which has been left behind, available in Japanese only. Today, a step is taken … Continue reading

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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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Simulation RPG Construction (SRC) Scenario Roundup: Part 3 – The Works of 米屋

Welcome back to another installment of SRC Scenario Round-Up, where we bring your attention to the most interesting fan-made scenarios for this SRPG engine. (If you have no idea what SRC is or need a refresher, go here) The previous … Continue reading

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A Look At: Adith The Forgotten Alchemy – We’re not Atelier, really!

So Japanese games have at least some kind of rudimentary coverage in the English world, even if it’s sometimes sparse depending on the particular game in question, but one aspect of the gaming world that has almost non-existent coverage are games … Continue reading

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Kichikuou Rance – Fantranslation released!

Considered a classic of the Eroge genre, Kichikuou Rance is now available in English for your enjoyment. If you wish to hear my thoughts on this game, please refer to this old post. As a freeware game, it is available … Continue reading

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