Banner Saga: Chess Between Chapters

 The Banner Saga is one of the few successful videogame Kickstarter projects, pulling in almost 7 times their goal and then actually being released. It combines deep turn based combat with a gripping narrative told in a choose your own … [Continue reading]

Videogames and Nostalgia

Jagged Alliance 2, X-COM, and Fallout 2 are some of the best games I have ever played and are part of my most beloved franchises, and I am far from alone in that. These games have some of the most hardcore fans ever seen in computer gaming. The … [Continue reading]

Conflict of Narrative and Open World RPGs

The fantastic Hero story is one that we are all too familiar with. An ┬ásimple character with an ordinary life who then becomes extraordinary in courage, skill, and cunning and eventually saves the day. This is perhaps one of the oldest stories we … [Continue reading]