Not As Weird As It Sounds
HIGH The beautiful art style and story…
LOW …which is slow to develop and feels like a setup for the sequel.
WTF The girls who want to be sex slaves. And it’s a running gag.
HIGH The director's commentary is brilliant.
LOW Missing the same high-altitude jump six times in a row.
WTF Some max-level weapons are weaker than mid-level ones?
HIGH Dance, my pretties! Dance!
LOW So many repeating songs…
WTF Teddie. Just… Teddie.
HIGH Several twists make the formula feel fresh and interesting.
LOW Losing four levels' worth of EXP after an emergency re-spec.
WTF Monica's head doesn't look like it belongs on her Assassin body.
HIGH Flying around on the grappling hooks is great.
LOW Pretty much everything else.
WTF The guns seem to serve absolutely no purpose.
HIGH Another super-solid Etrian game is always awesome.
LOW I'm really tired of amnesia as a plot device.
WTF happened with the character art?
HIGH Psychic powers plus turn-based strategy!
LOW The final area's difficulty spike is a bummer.
WTF It's kinda weird to call him ‘The End' all the time.
HIGH Assembling the right power builds for my team and demons.
LOW Not knowing whether I gained any favor from dialog scenes.
WTF Hard to believe all these flip-phones seemed like the future less than five years ago…