Author: Efase

Pokemon Go Is The Best Take On The Franchise In Years

Pokémon Go Is The Best Take On The Franchise In Years For the past month or so, the Pokémon community has been embroiled in a controversy regarding the National Dex in the upcoming Sword and Shield versions. And while I personally don’t care enough about said issue, I have to admit that for the longest […]

5 Things You Should Know When Playing Xenoblade Chronicles 2

Much like other RPGs, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 has so much depth that it’s not uncommon to lose your way. As I wrote before, the game’s mechanics can be so poorly explained that it takes hours upon hours to finally understand them. With a game as long as this, there are a few things you should […]

You Should Give Xenoblade Chronicles 2 Another Chance

Every time someone mentions the amazing library that exists on the Switch, Xenoblade Chronicles 2 inevitably comes up. I’ve heard it all. Ranging from comments such as “the game’s story is amazing!” or “it’s the best combat system I’ve ever experienced,” it’s hard not to buy into the hype. But when I bought the game […]

Is Nintendo Teasing Splatoon 3?

The Final Splatfest Is Upon Us When the Splatoon 2 World Championship ended, Producer Hisashi Nogami took to the stage to congratulate the winners. After a brief speech, Nogami announced the upcoming final Splatfest to hit Splatoon 2. But could a tease for Splatoon 3 be lurking in it? While the aptly-named “Splatocalypse” will be […]

The Little Community That Could: Splatoon 2, Two Years Later feat. Mellana

Squid Squad: The Splatoon Community When Splatoon was first announced, the colorful shooter made a splash across the internet. Nintendo, usually one to shy away from the shooter genre, stumbled upon a smash hit. Splatoon might be one of Nintendo’s more recent franchises, but both entries hold the sixth spot for best-selling titles in their […]

Banjo Might Be In Smash: Here’s Why

The air is buzzing with excitement now that E3 is close. Games are being leaked left and right, the rumor mill is churning at full force, and fan theories get wilder by the day. Smash Bros. is no stranger to wild fan theories, especially concerning new fighters. From Master Chief to Minecraft Steve, all the […]

Project Winter Review

Ever wanted to plot, scheme, and stab your friends in the back? Then Project Winter is just the game for you. Following a premise similar to that of table-top Werewolf, Mafia, or Gmod’s Trouble in Terrorist Town, Project Winter puts eight players on an arctic wasteland. Their goal: to collaborate in finding enough resources to […]

The Secret Ending of Metal Gear Solid V

If you played Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain (MGSV) and felt like there was something missing, well then you weren’t alone. And you weren’t wrong either. Once the game reaches its climax and Snake defeats Sahelanthropus, pieces of the story are tied up neatly. Quiet reveals her story and vanishes, Huey is banished […]

The Soul of Animal Crossing

I’ve spent the past few days tossing and turning, restlessly trying to find a game to play. I opened up Borderlands 2, sank a couple of hours into it and haven’t played it since. I’ve considered buying Wargroove since I’m craving something akin to Fire Emblem but the pragmatist in me knows I have a […]

Kabam Can’t Stop Shooting Itself In The Foot

It’s been a wild, wild week in the Contest of Champions community. Talks of boycotting the game can be seen in Reddit threads and Twitter conversations. Players are threatening to quit the game. The meme train is full speed ahead. Let’s break down what has been happening and why people are so upset. It all […]