Blue Archive to Have two Versions Going Forward


















It seems the Korean rating board have decided that Blue Archive is a bit too spicy for its current age rating.

REVIEW: The Legend of Heroes: Trails from Zero






The Crossbell arc is finally here! Could the SSS overcome the barriers and deliver a memorable experience?

oprainfall Week in Gaming: Sep 25 – Oct 1






Check out what the crew has been playing in our downtime!

INTERVIEW: Wales Interactive On Filming FMVs During COVID

Tuesday, June 28th, 2022

In Part Two, David Banner of Wales Interactive discusses how they create multiple satisfying endings, filming in COVID, and film festivals.

INTERVIEW: Wales Interactive on Creating Modern FMVs

Monday, June 27th, 2022

Wales Interactive discusses game development in Wales, what goes into creating FMVs, why bringing back this 90s game genre, & more.

GDC 2022 Impressions: Grimoire Groves

Thursday, March 31st, 2022

I demoed Grimoire Groves at GDC 2022, and I found a charming but difficult roguelite game where growing, not fighting is the goal.

GDC 2022 Impressions: Time on Frog Island

Tuesday, March 29th, 2022

I try out Time on Frog Island at GDC 2022, and I find a cute island full of frog characters who I have to help solve their problems!

GDC 2022 Impressions: Slaycation Paradise

Monday, March 28th, 2022

I go hands-on with a demo of Slaycation Paradise at GDC 2022, and I find a fun twin-stick shooter/tower defense title.

GDC INTERVIEW: She Dreams Elsewhere (Part Two)

Friday, August 21st, 2020

Davionne Gooden talks about how She Dreams Elsewhere grew into a black-majority cast, the monochromatic palette, green tea, and more. (PT 2)

GDC INTERVIEW: She Dreams Elsewhere (Part One)

Tuesday, August 18th, 2020

I interview Davionne Gooden about his GDC Summer talk, about the ID@Xbox program, and about She Dreams Elsewhere in Part One (of Two).

oprainfall@GDC IMPRESSIONS: ManaRocks

Thursday, July 30th, 2020

The price is certainly right...

oprainfall@GDC IMPRESSIONS: Neon Noodles

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

Maybe this is just a world where robots eat food and humanity has been replaced...

oprainfall@GDC IMPRESSIONS: Sky Racket

Thursday, June 4th, 2020

Today we take a peek at Sky Racket's melding of the shmup and block breaker genres.

oprainfall@GDC 2020 INTERVIEW: Stadia Indie Wave Break (Part 2)

Wednesday, April 29th, 2020

Funktronic Labs and I talk about what it was like developing Wave Break exclusively for the Stadia, the INDIE Megabooth, and more in our two

oprainfall@GDC 2020 INTERVIEW: Stadia Indie Wave Break (Part 1)

Tuesday, April 28th, 2020

Funktronic Labs talks about Wave Break, and what it was like making a Tony Hawk-inspired game, and what it's like developing for Stadia. (Pa

oprainfall@GDC IMPRESSIONS: Backworlds

Wednesday, April 15th, 2020

Backworlds is a colorful 2D puzzler that melds parallel worlds together.

oprainfall@GDC INTERVIEW: Plasticity (INDIE Megabooth)

Monday, April 6th, 2020

I talk with Aimee Zhang and Michelle Olson, Plasticity's game director and lead designer, about this GDC 2020 INDIE Megabooth title.

GDC 2020 gets Cancelled Amid Health Concerns

Friday, February 28th, 2020

GDC 2020 has been scrapped for now due to health concerns, but some presentations will stream online.

REVIEW: Microsoft’s Noise Cancelling Surface Headphones

Friday, May 31st, 2019

I go hands-on with Microsoft's noise cancelling Surface Headphones, and I find a pair of gorgeous cans with great noise cancellation and dec

GDC 2019 Hands-On IMPRESSIONS: Last Oasis

Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

I go hands-on with Last Oasis, an upcoming MMORPG by Donkey Games that is set in a gorgeous, huge world with mobile bases called Walkers.

GDC Hands-On IMPRESSIONS: Trover Saves the Universe

Monday, May 6th, 2019

I go hands-on with Trover Saves the Universe, a game written by Justin Roiland, at GDC 2019 and I find an extremely witty adult PlayStation

GDC INTERVIEW: Ed Annunziata talks Space War Arena

Monday, May 6th, 2019

I talk with Ed Annunziata, Sega legend and Ecco the Dolphin creator, about his latest game, Space War Arena, at GDC 2019.

GDC 2019 INTERVIEW: Covens (Raincrow Studios)

Friday, April 19th, 2019

I interview Raincrow Studios about Covens, which allows you to play as a witch that can take over real world locations, cast magic and more.



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