Ranking the Pokemon Rivals – Part Two

Happy Monday, everyone! It’s crazy that it’s already December! Can you believe that 2019 is almost over? Continuing last week’s post, this is the second half of my personal ranking of the Pokemon rivals from the video games. Having been so focused on Pokemon Sword and Shield lately, I’ve been really thinking about all the […]

Ranking the Pokemon Rivals – Part One

Happy Monday, everyone! We’ve been having a great time with Pokemon Sword and Shield! Like all core Pokemon games, it has some great characters, like the player’s rival trainers. It got me thinking of all the rivals we’ve had over the course of the franchise’s lifetime. Pokemon rivals are a staple to the core Pokemon […]

Friday Favorites: Asexual Characters

Happy Friday everyone! Asexual Awareness week was October 20 – 26 and, as some of you may know, I identify as asexual. Representation of any kind of diversity has always been important to me, even before I realized my sexuality. In a belated celebration for Asexual Awareness week, this Friday Favorites post details a few […]

Our Favorite Links

One of my favorite aspects of the Legend of Zelda series is the lore. At the core of the games, the story is a basic formula of a trio of ones chosen by the world’s goddesses to embody the spirits of Wisdom, Courage, and Power, being reincarnated time and again so the holders of Wisdom […]

#GamingTogether — February 2019 Questions

#GamingTogether has been our little hashtag game on Twitter, Instagram, and Tumblr during the weekdays. Considering we haven’t done a little compilation like this in a couple of months, we decided to do another. These questions were from February 2019. Here are some of our rapid fire answers from last month. Feel free to join […]

For the Love of Supports

Happy Monday everyone! A couple of my favorite genres of video games are RPGs and strategy games, particularly ones with multiple classes for your characters. Trying to figure out the best combination and the best attacks for said characters is a fun addition to the gameplay, even if not all of the attacks deal physical […]

Preferred Gender Tropes

Happy Monday, everyone! Have you ever noticed if the gender of the protagonist effects the game? Perhaps one gender has better stats or different powers or something as simple as clothing options? Many games, particularly RPGs, allow the player to choose between playing a male or a female protagonist. While most games tend not to […]

Octopath Traveler Flaws

Happy Monday, everyone! Octopath Traveler is such a fun game in our opinion, if you couldn’t tell from the posts we’ve been writing about lately, haha! Still, most of the posts have been praising Octopath Traveler and everything about it. Today, here are a couple of things I’m not too fond of when it comes […]

Friday Favorites: Octopath Characters

Happy Friday everyone! We’re still going strong with Octopath Traveler, and we hope those of you who haven’t finished are enjoying it too! After playing further into the characters’ stories, there are a few that are clear winners to me. Although I enjoy all the characters, these four are right at the top of the […]

Friday Favorites: Harvest Moon NPCs

Time for another weekend! Per Rachel’s and my last debate — Harvest Moon vs Animal Crossing — this Friday is dedicated to my favorite NPC characters of the franchise, minus the characters that are eligible to marry. Felicia from Island of Happiness/Sunshine Islands Felicia is one of the “moms” of the setting in these games. […]