IMPRESSIONS: Winds & Leaves


















Gardening in the apocalypse.

oprainfall’s Week in Anime: Sep 12-18






Check out what anime oprainfall is watching every week.

REVIEW: Garden Story






Young Concord finds himself thrust into the role of a guardian in Garden Story, but what fate awaits the grove?

Oprainfall’s Best Games of the Decade- Part One: 2010-2011

Tuesday, December 17th, 2019

Check out oprainfall's top thirty-one games of the past decade (2010-2019)! This first of a five part series covers the years 2010 and 2011.

Top 4 Unanswered Xbox Series X Questions After the Reveal

Friday, December 13th, 2019

Here are the top 4 yet-unanswered questions I have about the Xbox Series X that can make -or break- the console's upcoming Holiday 2020 rele

Eight Games the PlayStation Classic Sorely Lacked To Be a Hit

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

One year on, it's clear that the PlayStation Classic wasn't a sales hit. Here are 8 games that were surprisingly absent, and could've made i

INTERVIEW: Panzer Dragoon Remake Redos Saturn Favorite

Monday, November 18th, 2019

Benjamin Anseaume and I discuss in an e-mail interview the upcoming Panzer Dragoon Remake and what it is like remaking such a classic title.

Hands-On IMPRESSIONS: Nintendo’s Ring Fit Adventure

Friday, October 18th, 2019

I go hands (and legs!) on with Nintendo's Ring Fit Adventure, and I find a worthwhile exercise title that also features the Vitality Sensor'

INTERVIEW: Omar Sawi discusses Tamarin (Part 2)

Thursday, October 10th, 2019

Omar Sawi and I conclude our Tamarin interview by discussing the game's Rare influences, David Wise's music, and how the varied genres came

INTERVIEW: Omar Sawi and his Rare-Inspired Tamarin (Part 1)

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

I interview Omar Sawi of Chameleon Games about his upcoming Rare-inspired game, Tamarin, in Part One of a two-part interview.

Dragon Con Audio INTERVIEW: Mittleman, Chase, & Daymond

Friday, September 20th, 2019

I interview (alongside two other journalists) Robbie Daymond, Ray Chase, and Max Mittelman at Dragon Con 2019 about their careers in voice a

Dragon Con Has All The Cosplay You Could Possibly Want

Monday, September 16th, 2019

Dragon Con has all the cosplay from all the fandoms (and non-fandoms) you can imagine and I share cosplay photos from this year's con.

DRAGON CON 2019 Interview: Cherami Leigh Talks Voice Roles

Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

I talk with Cherami Leigh at Dragon Con 2019 about voicing Sae (Peach Girl), Sailor Venus, her experiences simuldubbing, and more!

Dragon Con 2019 Brings Life to Lesser-Known Fandoms

Friday, September 6th, 2019

I go to Dragon Con 2019 and discover that no matter how obscure your fandom is, there are panels and tracks for you to enjoy.

E3 2019 INTERVIEW: Sakuna Of Rice and Ruin

Monday, July 15th, 2019

I interview the two-man team at Edelweiss about Sakuna: Of Rice and Ruin. We talk about developing the game, inspiration, and more.

E3 2019 Voice-On IMPRESSIONS: Supermarket Shriek (ID@Xbox)

Wednesday, July 10th, 2019

I go voice-on with ID@Xbox's Supermarket Shriek at E3 2019 and find an amazingly fun co-op title that should not be missed for Xbox/PC.

E3 2019 INTERVIEW: Henry Fernandez talks Cosmic Defenders

Monday, July 8th, 2019

I interview Henry Fernandez about Cosmic Defenders at E3 2019 as we talk about game development in Venezuela, this game's own inspiration, a

E3 2019 INTERVIEW: INTI CREATES Talks About Luminous Avenger iX

Friday, July 5th, 2019

I interview Matt Papa, producer/localization director and Takuya Aizu, president and CEO of INTI CREATES, about Luminous Avenger iX at E3 20

E3 2019 Hands-On IMPRESSIONS: The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

I go hands-on with The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening at E3 2019, and I find a faithful and nostalgic remake of the classic title.

REVIEW: KINGDOM HEARTS ORCHESTRA -World of Tres- Concert

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

I attended the KINGDOM HEARTS Orchestra -World of Tres- performance in Los Angeles, and I found a concert performance worthy of the series.

E3 2019 Hands-On IMPRESSIONS: F1 2019 & GRID

Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019

I go hands-on at E3 2019 with both F1 2019 and GRID, two racing titles by Codemasters that could not possibly be more different from each ot

E3 2019 INTERVIEW: eFootball PES 2020 (Lennart Bobzien)

Monday, July 1st, 2019

I talk at E3 2019 with European PES Brand Manager Lennat Bobzien about eFootball PES 2020 and its new content, working with Iniesta and Mess

E3 2019 Hands-On IMPRESSIONS: Catherine: Full Body

Monday, July 1st, 2019

I go hands-on with Catherine: Full Body at E3 2019, and I find a difficult (but fair) puzzle-platformer title that looks better than ever.



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