Tag Archives: Simulation

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: 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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A Look At: Alice to Eternal

When ZUN first created his humble SHMUP on the good ol PC-98, he probably didn’t expect it to explode in popularity like it has, but explode it did and today Touhou has formed its own community of widespread fanworks that … Continue reading

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DatingSiMonth – Looking at Mujintou Monogatari R for the Sega Saturn

Falcomonth is over, and now we move on to DatingSiMonth, whose name is a bit of a misnomer, being that it focuses on actual Dating Sims, Visual Novels with romance gameplay elements and so on. Still, for my first pick … Continue reading

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A Look At: Nobunaga’s Ambition Souzou (a.k.a Nobunaga 14)

It’s the 30th anniversary of Nobunaga’s Ambition, the game which started KOEI on the track to become the company they are today. While some may argue that they’ve lost sight of their origins in an endless “milking” of the “Warriors” … 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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