Feeling Hollow After ‘Final Fantasy VII Remake’

After finishing Final Fantasy VII Remake, I mostly feel hollow and haunted. It’s a specter that’s followed me, even during Animal Crossing sessions. The characters and world hang low and silent—but ever present—against my mind. It’s no different with the original Final Fantasy VII. Countless people have loved a game that has torn them down, only to build them back up again. The story, the … Continue reading Feeling Hollow After ‘Final Fantasy VII Remake’

My Most Anticipated RPGs of 2019 into 2020

From Sims to The Witcher, RPGs (Role Playing Games) have an extensive definition of what it means to play in someone else’s virtual shoes. In RPGs, players take on a character to experience an immersive world, whether turn-based or action-packed. Of course, there’s a time and a place for shooters and arcade games, but there’s something about RPGs and their immersive experience that keeps me … Continue reading My Most Anticipated RPGs of 2019 into 2020

How to Pick Your ‘Final Fantasy XIV’ Class Based on Your Hogwarts House

If you’ve never played Final Fantasy XIV before, you should start now! With the expansion Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers on the horizon (out on July 2, 2019), it’s the perfect time to join this merry adventure. But where to begin? First let’s talk about the Final Fantasy series and compare it to Final Fantasy XIV. XIV is an MMORPG (massively multiplayer online role-playing game—phew, have … Continue reading How to Pick Your ‘Final Fantasy XIV’ Class Based on Your Hogwarts House