Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a King Review

Before I actually begin this review I think I should make it clear that I really didn’t like Crystal Chronicles. As a fan of the more “traditional” Final Fantasy games, I found Crystal Chronicles to be extremely lacking, just a half-assed attempt to put a “Final Fantasy” title on the Gamecube. So, when I heard… Continue reading Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: My Life as a King Review

Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen (DS)

There’s been no official announcement from Square Enix, but an official Dragon Quest IV site has shown up through Square Enix North America. The site also reveals the games release date of September 16th! It goes on to tease information about Dragon Quest V and VI U.S. releases, but no release dates are mentioned. I… Continue reading Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen (DS)

Crisis Core – Worst Level Up System, Ever

I love Final Fantasy VII, VII and III (VI) are my two favorite Final Fantasy games to date. So, any new Final Fantasy VII spin-off game that comes out is always something I’m interested in. Anyway, picked it up over my long absence and I’ve pretty much liked everything about it, the battles are pretty… Continue reading Crisis Core – Worst Level Up System, Ever

The World Ends With You Gameplay Trailer

I’m curious about this game for two reasons. First, it’s a Square-Enix game, so I’m thinking it will turn out well. Second, the music seems really interesting. Overall, it just seems really different. More information about The World Ends With You is available here.

Dragon Quest Swords Official U.S. Release Date Announced

Square-Enix announced today that Dragon Quest Swords: The Masked Queen and The Tower of Mirrors will be released on February 26th in North America. Also, the North American release will feature bonus content including a new mode, “Payback Mode”, and four hidden bosses. “Payback Mode” seems totally awesome, I don’t know what it is, but… Continue reading Dragon Quest Swords Official U.S. Release Date Announced

Square Enix Announces New DS Game: The World Ends With You

From the makers of Kingdom Hearts comes the latest Square Enix game, The World Ends With You, for the DS. The game is set in Shibuya, the “coolest district in Tokyo.” The main character’s name is Neku, who wakes up one morning to find a message on his phone saying he has seven days before… Continue reading Square Enix Announces New DS Game: The World Ends With You

Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker Initial Impressions

I picked up Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker (DS) yesterday and I’ve been able to play the game for a good two or three hours so far. I’ve never played a Dragon Quest Monsters game before, so it’s all new to me, even though I’ve seen all the monsters before in other Dragon Quest games. Anyway,… Continue reading Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker Initial Impressions