PUBLISHER SPOTLIGHT: Monkey Paw Games

Sunday, March 24th, 2013

AUTHOR’S NOTE: This is part of a series where Oprainfall will be briefly covering publishers that specialise in localising niche-market t

INTERVIEW: Morten Haugaard, Product Manager for Final Fantasy XIV

Saturday, March 23rd, 2013

We sat down with Morten Haugaard of Square Enix at PAX East 2013 to discuss what players can expect to find in Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Re

SCATTERED SHOWERS: Awesome Monster Hunter Stuff

Friday, March 22nd, 2013

I'm hunting in the rain...

Staff Picks: Top Ten Monsters of Monster Hunter Tri

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

The staff of oprainfall have gotten their heads together, and compiled a list of their favorite monsters from Monster Hunter Tri.

OPINION: .hack//When Gaming and Anime Collide—Part 1

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

A breakdown of the first generation of the .hack franchise. What worked? What didn’t? Just what is .hack all about, anyway?

JEFF’S MUSINGS: The Backlash #01

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Revisiting the previous weeks to debate Ubisoft, XSEED, and Natsume.

OPINION: oprainfall’s Hunters Discuss Monster Hunter

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

So many things to look forward to!

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Shroud of the Avatar and Shovel Knight

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Repent unto Lord British for thy sins, and thou shalt receive.

MOSAIC: The Legend of…

Monday, March 18th, 2013

This is a portrait of youth, intertwined in a beloved franchise.

EDITORIAL: Miyamoto on Game Violence Conversation

Friday, March 15th, 2013

When Shigeru Miyamoto was asked a question regarding the video game violence discussion, he gave an interesting answer.

JEFF’S MUSINGS: Mildly Annoyed with Ubisoft

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

I could've sworn I had some anger here. I think I misplaced it.

Building Character: Aeron & Elena

Monday, March 11th, 2013

To celebrate the imminent release of Pandora's Tower by XSEED, this week's Building Character focuses on the star couple, Aeron and Elena.

Plot Points: How Gaming Redefined Story

Monday, March 11th, 2013

A storyteller's perspective on how video games handle story structure, and how they break all the traditions--and, sometimes, follow them, t

Crowdfunding Spotlight: Dreamfall Chapters and More

Saturday, March 9th, 2013

It's a smorgasbord of projects this week.

OPINION: What Nintendo Can Do to Win This Console Cycle

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

Nintendo is going against some heavy hitters this generation. How can they compete?

INTERVIEW- oprainfall Interview with TechHive

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

oprainfall's own Richard Ross talk about the challenges of the original Operation Rainfall campaign.

Oprainfall Origins: Pokémon Colosseum

Monday, March 4th, 2013

Pokémon Colosseum is the game that showed to me there was more to a game than just beating your friends at Pokémon.

TRAILERS ROUNDUP: Runner2, Dynasty Warriors 8 and More…

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Its trailerlicious.

SCATTERED SHOWERS: Awesome Boss Themes

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Fight to the death!

DEBATE: Dueling Thoughts On Backwards Compatibility

Friday, March 1st, 2013

No one is invalidated, but nobody is right.



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