The Best Common Music in the Final Fantasy Series

Early next week, Theatrhythm Final Fantasy gets released for the 3DS. This charming little game is a rhythm and action game in the same vein as The Elite Beat Agents. It was created as part of Final Fantasys 25 year anniversary, and will be combining songs from across the entire series. It has been criticized…

The 3DS XL: No Second Analogue Stick?

Nintendo just announced that they are releasing a redesigned version of the 3DS called the 3DS XL. This is, of course, after months of saying they weren’t planning on redesigning the machine, including statements at E3, which seems like it would have been the better venue for such an announcement. Either way Nintendo is giving…

4 JRPGs Overshadowed by Other Games in their Series

Today we are going to be looking at JRPGs (Japanese Role Playing Games) that have been overshadowed by much more popular games in their series. In huge series like Final Fantasy or Dragon Warrior, there is bound to be some serious fan favourites, and, as is often the case, much of the attention of gaming…

Bibz and the Potential for Indie Development

Recently, I have been made aware of a game called Bibz, an indie game available for Xbox Live Arcade and the PC. Bibz is a totally non-profit game with all of the proceeds going to children in Ethiopia as part of Beyond The Orphanage. This made me think long and hard about the potential for…