Posts Tagged ‘Japan’

Review: I Am Setsuna

by Mazen Abdallahon August 9, 2016
Right off the bat, I should mention that I’m not a big fan of turn-based RPG’s. It’s not so much that I mind them, it’s more that you have to really sink in a lot of time to get a sense of the combat mechanics and follow the story. But when the story starts off […]

Review: Blade Arcus from Shining Battle Arena

by Mazen Abdallahon July 30, 2016
There’s a whole world of Japanese games out there that I know little to nothing about. I recently added the Shining series to that list, when I found out about it through this game. Essentially, Blade Arcus is a fighting game that takes characters from those two RPG’s and pits them against each other in […]

Review: Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure: Eyes of Heaven

by Nazih Fareson July 29, 2016
These last six months, Namco Bandai literally made our wallets bleed with their Anime-licensed games. After the very good Naruto Ultimate Ninja Storm 4 and satisfactory One Piece: Burning Blood, it was the turn of the Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure series to have its new episode named Eyes Of Heaven, exclusively for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4. Although […]

The rise of the Western games in Japan

by Nazih Fareson December 22, 2014
Back on September 11th, Destiny was released in Japan, 3 days after its Western release. Bungie and Activision’s newest title has sold nearly 140,000 copies within its first week, combining the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 versions according to data from Famitsu, even enabling Sony’s newest console to get a little boost, seeing sales go […]