Review: Project Zero: Maiden of Black Water (Nintendo Switch)


Project Zero is the most Japanese of horror properties. Capcom’s Resident Evil series is developed by Japanese artists and is great fun but closely intertwined with western B-grade horror traditions. Konami’s Silent Hill is (for the most part) intelligent and artful, but it was heavily inspired by western psychological horror…

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The Week in Review: May 14, 2021


Video by Matt S. This week in the week in review! 1) The upcoming Wholesome Games Direct: 2) EA and Ubisoft plans: Sony PS5 Shortages into 2022: 3) Sony has 25 games in development: 4) Project Zero 2 celebrates 20th anniversary in the worst way:…

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The Friday Ten: Ten very Japanese horror games to play this Halloween!


List by Matt S. It’s Halloween time! Depending on where you live in the world that can mean anything from Trick ‘n Treating to getting dressed up in crazy costumes and going to boozy parties. Or you could just stay at home and play horror games. That’s what we’re doing.…

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The Friday Ten: Matt’s ten most played Wii U games in 2015


One of the neat little features that Nintendo has implemented into both its Wii U and 3DS consoles is a playtime recording app, that tracks which games you’ve been playing, and for how long. Nintendo probably implemented this so parents can make sure their kids aren’t spending too much time…

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