Yakuza 0 and the Omnipresent Dialogue

As a person who enjoys character-driven games, Yakuza 0 definitely satisfies that love. This is my introduction to the series, and the biggest surprise was amount of lengthy dialogue you sit through. It’s both a blessing and a curse (although those opposite sides of the spectrum may be too extreme). It’s both fun and boring.

(Please note, this article contains some spoilers from Chapters 1 – 6)

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First Impressions of Final Fantasy XV

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Taken from Square Enix, screenshot from my game

Final Fantasy XV sets the tone with a not-so-serious approach.

Noctis, Gladiolus, Ignis, and Prompto come back from a bachelor’s vacation when their Regalia convertible breaks down in the middle of the desert. The player is prompted to push the car forward. After a couple of minutes, the score drowns out the complaints of our four protagonists and the camera pans to the sky. Cue the Final Fantasy title!

(Please note, this article contains some spoilers from Chapters 1 – 4)  Continue reading