Review – Sword Art Online Hollow Realization

Review – Sword Art Online Hollow Realization

After selling more than a million copies of the previous games worldwide, BandaiNamco is fully aware that Sword Art Online is now a big asset of its JRPG line-up. By deciding to re-create Aincrad in Sword Art Online Hollow Realization, the publisher bets on nostalgia for this episode. Invited by Seven to beta test a … Continue reading

But where do those names in JRPGs come from? (D)

But where do those names in JRPGs come from? (D)

Daeva Final Fantasy X-2 : Deva is a demonic-looking monster. Origin : Zoroastrianism In Avestan language, generic term for demon. Daigoro Final Fantasy X : Yojimbo’s dog Origin : Manga 子連れ狼 (Kotsure Ôkami, Lone Wolf and Cub in English) is a manga by Kazuo Koike published in the 70’s. It tells the vengeance of Ôgami Ittô, a high-rank shogunate … Continue reading

Review – Superdimension Neptune vs Sega Hard Girls

Review – Superdimension Neptune vs Sega Hard Girls

Bad weather for the Neptunia series. The sales hit a low in Japan when Superdimension Neptune vs Sega Hard Girls was released in November 2015. The game was unlucky to follow the rather disappointing MegaTagmension Blanc + Neptune vs Zombies. But did it really have the qualities to turn the tide? Superdimension Neptune vs Sega … Continue reading