Crowdfunding Spotlight: Meriwether: An American Epic

Wednesday, December 12th, 2012

Help support "Meriwether: An American Epic," an RPG simulation of the United States' Lewis and Clark Expedition.

INTERVIEW: Operation: Power Up – A Campaign for the Revival of Nintendo Power

Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

To the folks at Operation Power Up, Nintendo Power should be more than a memory.

The Downpour Podcast Episode 4

Monday, December 10th, 2012

The Downpour Podcast arrives once again with talk of Paper Mario: Sticker Star, The Ys franchise, the Wii U, Mario, Xenoblade Chronicles and

Oprainfall Origins: Valkyrie Profile

Monday, December 10th, 2012

A game in which death is everywhere, but is far from the end.

Square Enix Countdown Teases Star Ocean or New IP

Sunday, December 9th, 2012

Square Enix opens a teaser countdown website for a 'Galaxy' themed game. What could it be?

Staff Picks: Top 15 N64 Games

Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Think it's a one horse race? ... well, you'd be right.

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Barkley 2

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

Help support the sequel to the fan-made Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden.

PUBLISHER SPOTLIGHT: Nippon Ichi Software (NISA)

Thursday, November 29th, 2012

Disgaea, Phantom Brave, Sakura Wars... All these and more published by NISA!

Crowd Funding Spotlight: L.A. Game Space

Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

A potential new playground for indie game developers.

Operation Rainfall Origins: Fire Emblem: The Sacred Stones

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Taking a trip down the memory lane with Sacred Stones before Fire Emblem: Awakening arrives.

The Downpour Podcast Episode 3

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

After a 5 month hiatus, The Downpour podcast returns with a discussion about games from October, anime, music and more!

OPINION: Console Exclusives are Good For the Gaming Industry

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

What's wrong with promoting competition and unique libraries?

DISCUSSION: Our Highest Expectations / Biggest Fears Regarding Wii U

Saturday, November 17th, 2012

Join the Oprainfall Staff as we discuss expectations and fears for Wii U!

STAFF PICKS: What Will We Play on Wii U?

Friday, November 16th, 2012

What launch window games are the staff anticipating the most?

OPINION: Why I’m Skipping New Super Mario Bros. U

Friday, November 16th, 2012

New Super Mario Bros. is a series that goes against Nintendo's mantra of reinvention, and makes a mad killing for it.

Storytelling in Video Games: A Squandered Opportunity

Thursday, November 15th, 2012

What makes a video game such an incredible narrative platform? And how is the industry putting it to waste?

OPINION: Why Square Enix Is Losing Money—An Indictment

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Square Enix's profits are plummeting—and it has no one to blame but itself.

Are RPGs Like Shin Megami Tensei: Digital Devil Saga I and II Becoming Obsolete?

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

A comparison between an amazing RPG like Digital Devil Saga, and the games that are being produced now.

How Capcom’s Remember Me Deviates from the Traditional Western Formula

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Here’s why you should add Remember Me to your memory bank

Oprainfall Origins: Okami

Monday, November 12th, 2012

Okami is an unforgettable experience that can surely convince any naysayer that video games are art.



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