Author: whorl

June 11, 2014

Squaresoft in The Head

Though this is possibly the best title in the entire PSP catalog, its release date being at the end of the console’s lifetime made it impossible for western players to enjoy it. Claiming “market reasons”, Square Enix never released an English localized version...
A complete fan translation of Final Fantasy Type-0 was released on Sunday. Now, two days later SquareEnix announced an HD version for the Vita PS4. [more inside]

May 29, 2014

Great Thing History

...In civilization you're not playing as Gandhi, George Washington, or Catherine the Great, you're playing as the state. An ageless construct interested only in its own growth, power, and self preservation that's as divorced from the people that make it up as you are from the cells that make you up.
-Errant Signal presents an ultra-dense 15min on "what Civilization says about us".

May 24, 2014

Chaos Seed

"Bongo` approached me many, many years ago and told me he was really interested in working on this very pretty looking game called Chaos Seed. I took a look at it and immediately fell in love. The art style was stunning, and it seemed very different from every other RPG I had worked on with Dynamic-Designs.

Dynamic Designs, an enclave of rom hackers and translators, has released a patch for Chaos Seed, a Super Famicon ARPG/Cave Construction game. [more inside]

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