Fantasy Life is a relatively new concept for Level-5, who are of the Professor Layton series fame. Fantasy Life is a game where you choose a “Life”, chosen from a crafting, gathering or combat job, and you can then play through the game. However, in difference to many other games with a job system, you can switch your chosen Life almost at will. This made for a rather interesting experience…
Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire are the updated remakes of the original Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire on the GBA, with a bit of extra content thrown in for good measure. The question was, however, were these remakes a gem, like the originals, or not?
After my earlier look this week at the Pokémon Ruby and Sapphire OST, I decided to take a look at one of the older generations, and with the Second Generation being my favourite set of games, I thought it was time to head back to the Gameboy Color days…
With the UK release of Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire coming this Friday, I thought in preparation I would take a look over the original games’ soundtrack, and see if I could pick out my ten favourite tracks from the game.
Set during the second French Revolution in the 1700s, you play as an orphaned assassin, who is tasked with killing a number of high profile Templars.
Well, I’ve already had to force myself through the uhh, thing that was the Sims 2 for the GBA. Surely the DS version had to be an improvement on that game? Surely. Continue reading The Sims 2 (DS)
This was one of the last games to be released for the Gameboy Colour. It was lucky it was, because at least the GBC went out on a good game. This was the follow-up to the previous year’s release of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, and built on what the last did fairly well.
Ah, the game that started the entire Final Fantasy franchise, way, way back. This game was given a reboot in the form of a GBA release in 2004, and I must say it worked rather well on the handheld. Continue reading Final Fantasy I (Dawn of Souls) (GBA)
This was one of the first tie-ins to the rather popular Harry Potter series, and was the first handheld version. It was pretty decent for a film tie-in, especially a film tie-in by EA. Continue reading Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (GBC)
Company of Heroes is an RTS game developed by Relic (of Homeworld 1 and 2 fame) based around the Second World War. Continue reading Company of Heroes (PC)