Tag: JRPG

Digimon Story: Cyber Sleuth Complete

Sheesh… Rookies

HIGH Finally getting one of the di-digivolutions (no that’s not misspelled) to work.

LOW The Bancho Leomon boss fight, which features an attack that instantly kills 2/3 party
members… repeatedly.

WTF One boss consumes a character, who then appears on the boss wearing a ball gag. It’s for kids!


The Alliance Alive HD Remastered

Second Time Ain’t The Charm

HIGH Robbins’ dialogue.

LOW The Crystal Realm, awkwardly structured and burdened with a bad dungeon.

WTF More than once, a character meets new people and immediately commits treason on their behalf.


Grandia HD Collection Review

Pure JRPG Comfort Food

HIGH Two bonafide JRPG classics presented the best they’ve ever been…

LOW …But still not presented in a manner fitting for games such as these.

WTF I’m so sick of HD “collections” that are incomplete.


Sanctus Mortem Review

Mortals, Gods, And The Inky Blackness Of Space

HIGH Exciting storyline and likable protagonists. Great plot twists!

LOW The last hour gets a bit grindy.

WTF Was behind the one door in the entire game that I couldn’t open???


Metal Max Xeno Review

There Aren’t Many Problems A Tank Can’t Solve!

HIGH Starting new game+ and wiping out a boss with my opening salvo.

LOW No way to reload weapons during the gauntlet on the way to the final boss.

WTF There’s a mole villain named ‘Burroughs’, and that’s just the start of the puns…