Tag: JRPG

Blue Reflection Review

The Smile Is Mightier Than The Sword

HIGH The bosses, who appear to have been pulled out of a From Software game.

LOW Trying to puzzle out how the ‘ugly bear doll’ sidequest worked.

WTF Yay! My pocket monster grew up to be prime minister of the monster cave!


Dark Rose Valkyrie Review

By Any Other Name

HIGH A great art style and intriguing fiction…

LOW …undone by an absurd amount of filler and unnecessary mechanical complication

WTF An elite military monster-hunting unit that ends up fighting in its skivvies a third of the time? Buy some armor, kids!


Persona 5 Review

Youth In Revolt

HIGH Fixing the laptop results in a wonderful surprise.

LOW Certain sequences drag on for way, way too long.

WTF I’ll go to bed when I bloody well feel like it, Morgana.


Exist Archive Review

Beyond The Veil

HIGH Decimating a boss with a perfectly-timed 300-hit combo.

LOW Arriving in the same damn lava cave for the twentieth time.

WTF Wait, you’re saying I can’t even damage this boss with my current team?