23 Feb 2016

The Zelda Franchise Turns 30!!

On February 21, 2016 Nintendo’s The Legend of Zelda franchise marked its 30th anniversary. Indeed, the original Zelda no Densetsu was released in Japan as the inaugural title for the Famicom Disk System peripheral back on February 21, 1986. Since that time, the series has taken players young and old on fantastical journeys through

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28 Jan 2016

Rediscovering “Golden Sun” in HD!

Ah…Golden Sun. You know, if you were to ask someone to list off some of the best RPGs available on portable systems, this game series would likely make a lot of lists. In fact, even today a lot of people say that the two Golden Sun games on the Game Boy Advance

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27 Jan 2016

Finally Storming Valestein Castle in ‘Felghana!’

For all of Ys: The Oath in Felghana up to this point, Valestein Castle has been a place we’ve been forbidden from entering. Large, foreboding, and dark, the structure looms over the land and seems to instill dread even in those who work there. But, recently we found out a lot about

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25 Jan 2016

Natsume’s “Lufia” Series – A Lesser-Known Treasure!

My first experience encountering the Lufia series of RPGs was back in the early-90s when a friend of mine brought Lufia and the Fortress of Doom over and showed it to me on the Super Nintendo. What was really different about the game was the fact that the game started with the ending

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23 Jan 2016

“Mega Man 6” Continues w/ Super High-Res Rendering!

I had been meaning to record the second half of Mega Man 6, but kept putting it off due to getting busy with other projects. Then, I sat down one night and played and recorded the fortress stages, only later to mess around with some filtering settings in FCEUX and realize

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19 Jan 2016

“The Deadly Tower of Monsters” Takes us on an Awesome, Trope-filled Adventure!! [Review]

“The Deadly Tower of Monsters” is a new sci-fi action-adventure game from ACE Team and Atlus, released on Steam for the PC on January 19, 2016. A copy of the game was provided by Atlus’s PR team, but this does not affect the game’s review! When I first heard about

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03 Jan 2016

Final Fantasy V Enhanced Playthrough #2

It’s been a long time since playthrough #1. Let’s recap. I just made it to the wind shrine for the first time when I ended #1. The Story so far We explored the Wind Shrine, gained our first jobs within the job-system and headed West to find the town of

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02 Jan 2016

Ringing in 2016 with “Mega Man 6!”

To kick off the 2016 calendar year, I decided that since I didn’t stream this one at the end of last year, I’d go ahead and have it inaugurate the new year…At least in terms of retrogaming! Mega Man 6 is kind of an odd little duck. It first appeared as Rockman

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27 Dec 2015

Where Will Retro Games Stand in the VR Age

I’ve been a bit fascinated by the prospect of VR gaming. The collective mind of the Internet has blasted right past all the usual fair of the basics of what VR can do. The basics are neat enough, but the Internet was not satisfied with such basic triflings and started

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23 Dec 2015

Feed A Friend For An Hour or Let Them Game A Lot Longer

After the last Gaming Goddess podcast talking about ideas for Christmas, I decided to put together this post about gifting video games. It’s fairly common to compare the value of items to food. Yeah. Food is really important, but nowadays eating out is a luxury more than ever. With that

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