Like a great tapestry, vertical and horizontal threads have met and become intertwined, creating a huge, beautiful image.
“You’re breath taking [sp?]!”
Never underestimate the power of the mascot!
Chrono Trigger, by Michael P. Williams, opens brilliantly.
It is 24th November 2000. “Can’t Fight the Moonlight” by LeAnn Rimes is the UK no. 1 single. How the Grinch Stole Christmas, produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, enters its second weekend at the top of the Northern American box office. Michael Parkinson is knighted a Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire. Sony releases the PlayStation 2 in Europe – one of its launch titles is Rage’s Wild Wild Racing; along with Midnight Club, Moto GP and Ridge Racer V, it’s one of the first racing games for the console.
I got to chat with my dad, the 16-bit one (@16bitdadblog), about Parasite Eve! We get into the differences in horror between the West and East and how Parasite Eve blends the two, how the story connects to the incident in Japan in the novel…
“And I looked, and behold a pale horse: and his name that sat on him was Death, and Hell followed with him.”
-Revelation 6:8 [KJV]