Smashing Saturdays! Week 59: July 9-14, 2018


















Oh Marth, you're such a pain...

Corrupted Save Podcast Episode 13: CHIM






Please sacrifice your anime tiddy game to appease the sun god!

AX 2018: The Tokyo Chronos Kickstarter






What tiers in the Tokyo Chronos Kickstarter are good values?

E3 2018 INTERVIEW- Kim Marlis, Producer of Creed: Rise to Glory

Thursday, July 12th, 2018

I sit down with the producer of Creed: Rise to Glory at E3 2018

E3 2018 INTERVIEW: Remedy Games’ Mikael Kasurinen Talks Control

Wednesday, July 11th, 2018

Mikael Kasurinen, Director of Remedy Games' upcoming title Control, discusses the game, its development, and its inspirations.

E3 2018 Hands-On Impressions: Ghost Giant

Friday, July 6th, 2018

I try out Ghost Giant at E3 2018, and I fell in love with the point-and-click genre that is brought to life for the PlayStation VR.

E3 2018 Hands-On Impression: We Happy Few

Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

I try out Compulsion Games' We Happy Few, at E3 2018, and I find a lot to like about this survival-cum-adventure game.

E3 2018 Hands On Impressions- Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker

Monday, July 2nd, 2018

I try out BANDAI NAMCO's upcoming title, Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Striker, at E3 2018.

E3 2018 Hands On- DRAGON QUEST XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age

Thursday, June 28th, 2018

I try outDRAGON QUEST XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age at E3 2018, and I find a charming world with classic JRPG elements.

E3 2018 PSVR Hands-On Impression- CREED: Rise to Glory

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

I try out CREED: Rise to Glory at E3 2018, and I am blown away by the depth of combat and the workout I got.

E3 2018 Hands-On Impression: KINGDOM HEARTS III

Tuesday, June 26th, 2018

I check out KINGDOM HEARTS III on the E3 2018 show floor, and find things that I both love and am conflicted about.

E3 2018 Hands-On Impression- Pokémon: Let’s Go w/ Poké Ball Plus

Monday, June 25th, 2018

I try out Pokémon: Let's Go with Poké Ball Plus controller and find myself playing a Pokémon mashup game.

FINAL FANTASY XIV Orchestra Concert 2018-Eorzean Symphony

Friday, June 22nd, 2018

I attend the 6/15/18 NA premiere of FINAL FANTASY XIV Orchestra Concert 2018 - Eorzean Symphony, and I am entranced by the concert.

E3 2018 Hands-On Impressions- Starlink: Battle for Atlas

Thursday, June 21st, 2018

I try out Ubisoft's latest IP, Starlink: Battle For Atlas, at E3 2018, and I discover a surprisingly deep toy-for-life genre space game.

E3 2018 Hands-On Impression: Bandai Namco’s Jump Force

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

I try out Jump Force at E3 2018, and I find myself drawn into one of the boldest fighting experiments in a long time.

E3 2018 Interview: Koji Igarashi talks Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night

Wednesday, June 20th, 2018

I interview Koji Igarashi at E3 2018 about Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night and Curse of the Moon, Kickstarter and more.

FINAL FANTASY XIV Orchestra Concert 2018 – Eorzean Symphony

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Square Enix and La Fée Sauvage are teaming up once again at E3 2018 to bring another orchestral concert to the Dolby Theatre.

GDC 2018 Interview: YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY- (PLAYISM)

Monday, May 14th, 2018

I talk with PLAYISM about re-imagining Yume Nikki into YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY- at GDC 2018.

GDC 2018: Island Time VR Hands On Impression

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

I try out Flight School Studio's "Island Time VR" and get quickly swept up into the addictive madness of trying to survive.

GDC 2018: For The King Hands On Impressions

Monday, April 30th, 2018

I spend some time with For The King at GDC 2018 and discover this gorgeous throwback to the 32/64-bit era games.

GDC 2018 Interview: STEINS;GATE ELITE (Ex. Dir. of Content & Product)

Friday, April 27th, 2018

I interview Yoko Marron, the Executive Director of Content and Product at Spike Chunsoft, about STEINS;GATE ELITE.

KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ[Cross] Dandelion Meeting ’18 Recap/Review

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

I attended the KINGDOM HEARTS Union χ[Cross] Dandelion Meeting '18 and fell in love with the community.

GDC 2018 Interview: 428: Shibuya Scramble’s Localization Director

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

I interview David Kracker, the Localization Director for 428: Shibuya Scramble at GDC 2018.



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