Over this past week, I realized that the concept of nostalgia plays a huge part in culture I grew up in. Continue reading Reviews of April (2018): Nostos Algos
They were conquerors, and for that you want only brute force – nothing to boast of, when you have it, since your strength is just an accident arising from the weakness of others.
-Joseph Conrad, Heart of Darkness Continue reading Donkey Kong Country 2: Diddy’s Kong Quest (1995)
I may not look like much, but I’m an expert at trying to be a ninja.
-Darynda Jones, First Grave on the Right Continue reading Save The Ninja Clan (2018) [Switch]
The night is dark and full of terrors, the day bright and beautiful and full of hope.
-George R.R. Martin Continue reading Don’t Starve: Nintendo Switch Edition (2018)
There’s very little that’s cool in talking about what you enjoy about video games, but by doing the opposite you can earn the love of those who agree, the hate of those who disagree and the clicks of both sides. Continue reading 1997-2: Final Fantasy VII (Flawed: A Long and Enduring Love of Gaming)
Who controls the past controls the future.
-George Orwell, 1984 Continue reading Anatomy of a Game Review #003: “Nostalgia, what it is and how to circumnavigate it”
Give me the splendid silent sun, with all his beams full-dazzling…
-Walt Whitman Continue reading It’s Spring Again (2018) [Switch]