Video Games: ‘Animal Crossing’ Species Ranked

Hey! Hallie here! Bunny day is just a day away for Animal Crossing fans, fortunately. There is nothing more frustrating than trying to farm for some much needed resources only to end up with your pockets full of eggs. But while this egg hell that comes every Spring is coming to a close, it isn’tContinue reading “Video Games: ‘Animal Crossing’ Species Ranked”

Video Games: Upcoming Live Action Projects

Hey! Hallie here! Recently we got some major news about two different video game franchises getting adapted to live action formats. The first is ‘The Last of Us’ which is getting an entire series on HBO. The second is a ‘Borderlands’ movie from director Eli Roth. Adaptations of video games have been notoriously bad onContinue reading “Video Games: Upcoming Live Action Projects”

Video Games: Final Fantasy VII’s Female Characters Then and Now

Hey! Hallie here! I’ve been thinking a lot about Square Enix and their female representation recently. Earlier this week I made a post about how disappointed I was when I returned to ‘Kingdom Hearts’ after a few years of not playing it. One of the reasons I was so disappointed was because of the femaleContinue reading “Video Games: Final Fantasy VII’s Female Characters Then and Now”

Video Games: ‘Kingdom Hearts’ Is Disappointing

Hey! Hallie here! My favorite game growing up was ‘Kingdom Hearts 2’. It was given to my family randomly because we loved Disney and because we had a dusty PS2 that we never used. None of us had played the first ‘Kingdom Hearts’ game. None of us played video games at all. However, it interestedContinue reading “Video Games: ‘Kingdom Hearts’ Is Disappointing”

Video Games: Games to Play When It’s Raining

Hey! Hallie here! The winter season is bringing a lot of rain to my house right now, which happens to be my favorite type of weather. I love relaxing indoors while it’s raining. Usually that means I’m reading some kind of book, but there are several video games that fit the perfect, relaxing, gloomy vibeContinue reading “Video Games: Games to Play When It’s Raining”

Twins in Media: Jacob and Evie Frye vs. Robert and Rosalind Lutece

Hey! Hallie here! We’re finally to this week’s Twins in Media post! For this week, I’m going to be comparing some of the most iconic representations of twins in video games. The ‘Bioshock’ and ‘Assassin’s Creed’ series are some of the biggest video game series of all time and each have a very different approachContinue reading “Twins in Media: Jacob and Evie Frye vs. Robert and Rosalind Lutece”

Video Games: Romances That are Better Than Cullen’s

Hey! Hallie here! Dragon Age Day just happened and the fanbase learned a few important things while it was happening. One is that some of the lead writers, such as Mark Darrah, decided to retire from BioWare. Another was that Cullen’s voice actor, Greg Ellis, is a complete jerk. Not only did he attack MarkContinue reading “Video Games: Romances That are Better Than Cullen’s”

Video Games: Everything New about ‘Overwatch 2’

Hi! It’s Annie! Not too long ago I wrote specifically about the ‘Overwatch’ character development we received in the shorts uploaded to Youtube. Because the shorts are amazing. Seriously, if you haven’t looked them up do yourself a favor and watch them. Disney movie quality right there. In that post, I may have mentioned howContinue reading “Video Games: Everything New about ‘Overwatch 2’”

Video Games: Characters that Don’t Look Scary but Absolutely Are

Hey! Hallie here! I always like a good surprise when I’m playing a video game. But some surprises come from really unexpected places. I really enjoy seeing cute characters turn absolutely terrifying. Whether it’s a purposeful move or not. It bridges a gap between hilarious and terrifying we rarely ever see. These types of charactersContinue reading “Video Games: Characters that Don’t Look Scary but Absolutely Are”

Video Games: Ranking the Top Ten ‘Persona 5’ Confidants

Hey! Hallie here! Persona 5 is widely, and correctly, considered one of the best video games released in the last few years. Most of the appeal comes from balancing gameplay that consists of spending time with friends and honing personal charms with turning into a supernatural thief and fighting monsters. But the main charm ofContinue reading “Video Games: Ranking the Top Ten ‘Persona 5’ Confidants”