Daily Nerd Devo – Chrono Trigger


I recently was contacted by the good people over at Nerd of God Squad, who maintain the Daily Nerd Devo. I have listened to them several times since they started and enjoy what I heard! They create short podcasts, often 2-5 minutes in length, that compare recent or older fandoms (comics, anime, video games, movies, […]

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Ys IX: Monstrum Nox and the Quest For Kindness


My most recent foray into JRPGs has been Ys IX: Monstrum Nox, which is a franchise I have heard of but never played. I hesitated because this is part IX, so I assumed I would be starting off with a sequel but it was like Final Fantasy, where for the most part they are separate […]

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Merry Christmas & Gifts For Gamers


It’s that time of year once again, where we celebrate Christ our Lord’s birth. Was Jesus Christ really born on December 25th? Who knows, but history aside, the point of the holiday is to reflect on how the world rejoices that its Savior has come to bring us to Him. I also love Christmas because […]

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Gamer’s Journal: Re-Constructing My Faith Pt. 2


This is part 2 of a post I wrote discussing my re-construction (not deconstruction) of my faith and understanding of God’s word. I am not saying that I am not a Christian anymore nor am I saying I have some weird theology or belief now. This is about me going back to the basics of […]

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GameSave 2021 x St. Jude – Streaming Fundraiser


When it comes to our hobbies, sometimes it can be difficult to find ways to use them for the good of others. Throughout the gaming community though, there are actually lots of events and gatherings that raise money to help those in need. For many years I didn’t even know they existed since I didn’t […]

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Book Review: The Psychology of Final Fantasy – Surpassing The Limit Break


On the one hand, it’s a bit simplistic to call myself a Final Fantasy fan. Without context and a proper understanding of the franchise, it would be very easy to take that sentence for granted. If you’re a gamer like myself, however, you may appreciate the Final Fantasy franchise for one aspect or another, even […]

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Playstation Showcase 2021 Recap


Every year, several video game conferences happen to show off what is coming our way in terms of new games, consoles, technology or other updates. It’s exciting to watch with the rest of the world for the first time and get emotional or excited as to what’s coming down the pipe. It’s also a marketing […]

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Preview: Tales Of Arise (PS4)


Composer: Motoi SakurabaPlatforms: PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Series S, Microsoft WindowsDevelopers: BANDAI NAMCO, BANDAI NAMCO StudiosPublishers: BANDAI NAMCO, Namco Bandai Games America Inc. In the world of videogames, when a game or franchise gets updated in one way or another, it can be a time to rejoice or criticize. […]

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