Stardew Valley [Game Review]

Title: Stardew Valley Developer: ConcernedApe Publisher: Chucklefish, ConcernedApe Platform: Steam, Mobile, Xbox One, Playstation 4, Nintendo Switch Category: Simulation, Role-playing Release Date: Originally February 26, 2016 How we got the game: Bought it on Steam and Nintendo Switch Pssst…. There may be story or gameplay spoilers in this review! You’ve been warned! Stardew Valley is […]

Friday Favorites: Stardew Valley NPCs

Happy Friday everyone! Despite having it on Steam, I’ve bought Stardew Valley on the Nintendo Switch, just to give the game another try on a portable console. I’ve been loving it lately, so much so that I’m using it as an incentive to get this post done in a somewhat timely manner. Being in the […]

Minit on Mobile

Happy Monday everyone! We’ve been quite busy this past month, and it’s been a little tough to actually get the time to sit down and relax with a few games. While I prefer console gaming, it is nice to be able to take a breather with a game right on my phone. Generally, I focus […]

Creative Breaks and Comfort Games

Happy Monday everyone! We hope everyone had a wonderful weekend, and happy Father’s day to all of you out there! While Father’s Day generally includes celebration and relaxation for dads and father figures, it’s also important to take some time to relax yourself. June has been rather interesting with life. Nothing bad has happened, thankfully, […]

Friday Favorites: My Video Game Hall of Fame

Happy Friday everyone! A couple of new games have recently been inducted into the Video Game Hall of Fame — Mortal Kombat, Super Mario Kart, Colossal Cave Adventure, and Microsoft Windows Solitaire. While there are criteria as to which games are inducted, I thought it would be fun to make a small list of my […]

Arcade Spirits [Video Game Review]

Title: Arcade Spirits Developer: Fiction Factory Games Publisher: PQube Platform: Windows, MacOS, Linux Category: Visual novel/Dating Sim Release Date: February 12, 2019  How we got the game: Bought it on Steam I had never heard of Arcade Spirits before Rachel and I discovered a Let’s Play of it on the ProJared Plays YouTube channel. We […]

Anniversary Live Stream Today!

Today is the day! Come and join us at our Twitch channel for a 6-hour long stream to celebrate our personal two-year anniversary with our Nintendo Switch! We’ll be going live at 9am EST, so be sure to give us a follow on Twitch to know when we go live. We’re going to be playing […]

Gris [Video Game Review]

Title: Gris Developer: Nomada Studio Publisher: Devolver Digital Platform: Nintendo Switch, PC Category: Platform-adventure Release Date: December 13, 2018 How we got the game: Downloaded on Nintendo Switch Gris was a game that was on my radar since I first some some screenshots of the game way back in August. With the help of some […]

Play for the Story, Not the Game

Happy Monday everyone! The narrative and storytelling techniques in video games are generally a big factor in whether or not I enjoy said video games. In fact, there are definitely some games where I enjoy the story more than the gameplay itself.  I am a writer. Not just of blog posts, but also of stories, […]

Friday Favorites: 2018 Games to Finish

Happy Friday everyone! Did everyone have a good new year’s? It’s hard to believe that we’re in 2019 now! This is a time that most people try to finish up tasks that they’ve accidentally left behind so they can start the new year with a clean slate. Going through our 2018 Game Reviews page, I’ve […]