Spite, love, whatever — who cares about such base emotions? This latest issue of GameSpite is all about random nonsense rather than the forced themes of the past few updates. And yet, we still ended up with a sort of theme anyway: totally epic and fantastic portable games. Actually, I guess that’s not really much of a theme so much as a mild coincidence. Eh, never mind, then.
Astro Boy: Omega Factor
Treasure games and I have an uneasy relationship, in that I recognize their excellence but don’t really particularly enjoy them, and they promise not to hit me again if I don’t try to play them. That being said, the amount of love and goodness described in this article and its companion makes me realize that some things transcend mere enjoyment.
Pokémon is the woody wagon of video games: it’s uncool, everyone makes fun of it, but gosh dang if it doesn’t get the kids to school safely. No, wait, that’s nonsense. Sorry. But this article isn’t! So you should read it, ayup.