Diego’s Top Visual Novels of 2021


















This year was STACKED.

Steve’s Top Visual Novels of 2021






This has been a wonderful year for Visual Novel fans, with great releases of every genre. Narrowing down my favorites was a tough job!

(18+) REVIEW: Dead End Aegis






Dead End Aegis proves war is hell, even for magical girls!

REVIEW: Trials of Mana

Monday, April 19th, 2021

A remake that truly honors the original

REVIEW: Secret of Mana HD Part 2

Friday, March 16th, 2018

Is it possible to improve upon perfection…?

REVIEW: Secret of Mana HD Part 1

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

Is it possible to improve upon perfection…?

TBT REVIEW: Secret of Mana

Thursday, November 30th, 2017

Birth of a Legend

TBT REVIEW: Heroes of Mana

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

The Mana series enters the world of Real Time Strategy

TBT REVIEW: Legend of Mana

Thursday, October 26th, 2017

“Love is power. Give it to another and you will bring bliss.”

TBT REVIEW: Dawn of Mana

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Great ideas, incredible potential and the best of intentions can only go so far…

TBT REVIEW: Sword of Mana

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

"Since Mana first began to flow, it has carried people's hearts on towards the future..."

TBT REVIEW: Children of Mana

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

“The story you’re about to hear tells of the only time the holy sword ever dared to defy Mana”

Naruto Online Coming West This Month

Saturday, July 16th, 2016

Let's hang out with our Naruto friends.

Adventures of Mana Headed West on Smartphones

Friday, January 8th, 2016

No Vita port for the States? So sad, Square Enix, so sad.

OPERATION MADNESS: Swords Tournament – Round 1

Thursday, March 19th, 2015

This is the power of 64 swords!

Mother 3 Developer Changes Its Name

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Brownie Brown, the guys behind Mother 3, announced that they will change their name to 1-UP Studio.

Retro Wrap-Up: Wario Edition (Part 3)

Sunday, December 16th, 2012

Santa Wario is coming to town.

Circle of Mana Social Game Announced

Saturday, December 15th, 2012

Oh, it's a mobile game AND a social game? Everyone's two least favorite things!



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