“Anime Souls”. This sums up pretty much everyone’s thought when a trailer for the game “Code Vein” appeared at E3 2017. Basically Dark Souls with an anime artstyle. However, I wondered if the trailers might reveal something that makes the game stand out, so I decided to dissect a gameplay demo and analyze a bit, how the combat in Code Vein works.
Nier: Automata, developed by Platinum Games, published by Square Enix, directed by Yoko Taro. This is a tale of a me going into this game with very wrong expectations and who paid the prize of believing all those big magazine Reviews.
“No Action Game Fan should miss this masterpiece”.. translated quote from IGN Germany. When all those reviews came up, I was hyped to get Nier: Automata, saw so much potential in the game, in the combat, in the gameplay and combining that gameplay with narrative.
However, it ended up being a clash of two forces who each had their own gameplay philosphy that went into two different directions, Taro and Platinum. In this article I will explain all the gripes and grips I had with Nier Automata, including positive and negative aspects.
God Hand is a game I talk about on twitter quite a lot and has quickly become one of my absolute favourite games. However, the reception of God Hands Release in 2006 is rather mixed, most notably the 3/10 score from IGN. Some people like TheGamingBrit on Youtube however, call it a legendary title. How does it come that the opinions about this game are so split apart?
“What the hell is this!?” you might ask. Yep, no gaming, no anime, it’s about something I did last Sunday, where I went to a public bath, full of slides and it was really damn fun. So I thought, I would share my thoughts and why I think that Galaxy Erding is one of the best things ever.
Wohoo! Sakuga! It’s been a while since I did a dedicated post to the art of animation and since I’ve been back into anime anyway, I decided to write about the way animation perceives the sense of “Acceleration” and “Deacceleration”.
Whenever there is a problem, you look for a solution. However, if that problem happens to be very unclear up to this date, there is a high chance that the solution you have will not fix this problem or make things even worse. In case you didn’t notice it in the title, it’s about the subreddit r/anime.
…Hi. When was the last time I talked about actual anime? I think it’s been a while, so I present you proudly: A post talking about actual anime! To be specific the anime of the Fall Season 2016, with my impressions of episode 1 of each anime I watch!