Nintendo 3DS

Dragon Quest VII's 100+ hour quest is excrutiatingly slow, but that's sort of the point

Dragon Quest VII's 100+ hour quest is excrutiatingly slow, but that's sort of the point

Ron Duwell

We’ll consider this a little “pre-review” since I am sputtering through this excellent game at my own pace and haven’t seen nearly enough to deliver a thorough opinion. Meanwhile, time is getting on, and I would like to get a few cents in their before this game passes from the spotlight. Dragon Quest VII is now currently in the wild, and so far, signs are pointing at it doing fairly...

Cor blimey! Dragon Quest VIII on 3DS sacrifices orchestrated music for voice acting

Cor blimey! Dragon Quest VIII on 3DS sacrifices orchestrated music for voice acting

Ron Duwell

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King is a massive video game, setting the standards for a huge interactive world on the PlayStation 2 long before Skyrim and The Witcher 3 did it with superior hardware. The fact that Square Enix, Nintendo, and all other studios involved can cram it onto a Nintendo 3DS cartridge proves that Yuji Horii or one of his cohorts has dealt in wizardy at...

Metroid Prime: Federation Force ending sets up possible sequel, maybe Metroid Prime 4

Metroid Prime: Federation Force ending sets up possible sequel, maybe Metroid Prime 4

Ron Duwell

*Warning! Spoilers for Metroid Prime: Federation Force ahead!* Okay, let’s stretch our imaginations a little bit on the whole Metroid Prime 4 thing. This post-credits cutscene from Metroid Prime: Federation Force, which is not destroying the universe as so many predicted and has the same Metacritic score as No Man’s Sky, could have all the impact in the world or mean absolutely nothing...