The music from “katamari Damacy” is addictive, and so are the desktop wallpapers based on it. LONELY ROLLING STAR!!!
I know I’m a bit late, but I finally picked up Katamari Damacy for the PS2. And I must say – I know now what all the fuss was about when this game originally came out. It is startlingly addictive – and fun in ways I didn’t think games could be fun anymore. I’ve written… Continue reading I Love Katamari
It is a (sad?) fact that I play far, far fewer games than I used to. Suffice to say, there were thousands upon thousands of games available for my Atari 7800. Ditto for my original Nintendo (NES) and Super Nintendo (SNES). And when I owned those systems, I had pretty large libraries of games –… Continue reading Why I Don’t Play Newer Games (Mostly)
So, I’ve recently started playing through Final Fantasy Tactics – a game that I’ve only played through to the end just once, although I’ve played the beginning levels innumerable times. I’d forgotten what a great game this is. Oh sure, it’s hard as hell. The strategy aspect of this game is simply sublime, but it’ll… Continue reading Remembering Old(er) Games: Final Fantasy Tactics
Today I’m going to spend some time talking about older games. If your only experience with video games started with the Playstation and went forward from there, then you can just leave now, because none of this is going to make any sense to you.