Ethos examines comedy in video games by opening with a premise, exploring that premise with examples and then asking the readers to participate in the discussion. How frightfully exciting!
Ethos and SiliconNooB discuss changes to PlayStation Network content and prices, Mel buys Smash Bros. fN3DS whilst Bup muses on Nintendo’s decision to release it just a month before the Wii U version, and Lusipurr searches for the best ‘beginner RPG’.
The Xbone does another 180, Nintendo makes more excuses, and Bravely Default may still release in Europe during 2013 in the news of the week!
Ethos goes for broke and follows through on his promise to sum up the reasons why he loves Final Fantasy IX so much. Nostalgic and light-hearted, what could be under the surface that draws Ethos in?
Ethos – along with all of Lusipurr.com – is just setting out on his Christmas in Narshe adventure. To set the tone, he looks at how the game in question opens and why a strong opening is so important to an RPG.
Ethos goes a little more in-depth with this week’s character study. The frilly Canadian’s love for Final Fantasy IX is nothing new, but he has never really talked at length about Steiner and Ethos feels the knight deserves the spotlight.
This week, Deimosion decides to discuss his experiences with revisiting certain games and how his opinions have changed as he’s gotten older and (hopefully) wiser.
Final Fantasy Versus XIII is cancelled, Final Fantasy XV is revealed, and Overclocked Remix’s time has run out in this weeks saltastic news rumours!
Digging back into the mists of time, Lusipurr uses his Chrono Trigger to uncover a podcast from the early days of the internet, predating Lusipurr.com, broadband, both the PlayStation3 and PlayStation2, the iPod and iPhone, and the word ‘podcast’ itself!
Ethos decides to get the big one out of the way with his look into why he believes the Final Fantasy IX original soundtrack is the best work of legendary composer Nobuo Uematsu.