Tag Archives: Mecha

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: Super Tokusatsu Taisen 2001

The Super Robot Wars series has been a popular franchise for Banpresto featuring crossovers from many mecha series. Given the number of licensed games they produce, it didn’t take long before someone got a bright idea – why not take … 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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Simulation RPG Construction (SRC) Scenario Roundup: Part 2

Welcome back to the world of SRC. If you have no idea what that is, go read my previous blog post on it over here. The tl;dr version – program that allows you to create and play fan “Super Robot … 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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A Look At: Simulation RPG Construction (SRC)

SRC (Simulation RPG Construction) is a Japanese freeware program that’s specifically designed to create Super Robot Wars-like games. I’ve been looking at it recently and it’s kind of interesting.

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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: Gihren’s Greed Series

As one of the biggest and most famous sci-fi Anime franchises in Japan, it’s inevitable that Mobile Suit Gundam receive plenty of video-game adaptations seeking to cash in on its popularity. What IS surprising though, is the number of good … Continue reading

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