Tag Archives: JRPG

Is it just nostalgia: Final Fantasy VII

Final Fantasy VII, the game that is the start, middle and end of the JRPG genre for some people and whenever the genre is mentioned this one will ultimately rear its head, so this week I’ll be looking at this title, has it held up

The Geek Show - PX18 - Steel Birthday Disney's Injustice

PX18 – Steel Birthday: Disney’s Injustice

Sarcasm isn’t the lowest form of wit. It’s actually puns and bad segues, and we emphatically prove that in this week as we work through a mega-list of diverse games (you can imagine how ridiculous things get). So, on this episode we take a look

The Geek Show - PX17 - The Walking Dragon's Surge

PX17 – The Walking Dragon’s Surge

The Surge is most definitely not The Purge. That said, how good would a Purge game be in the right hands? Welcome to Press X, The Geek Show podcast network’s very own video games show, and this week we’ve got the sci-fi techno-horror The Surge,

The Geek Show - PX16 - Puyo Puyo Persona

PX16 – Puyo Puyo Persona

This week we hit the wall with gaming exhaustion at it’s most incomprehensible before finding our happy place. We start by getting elbow deep in the strange puzzle combination of Puyo Puyo Tetris, the cute-yet-gothic puzzle-platformer A Rose in the Twilight, and indie roguelike action-platform

What we’d like to see on the Nintendo Switch

it’s safe to say that the Nintendo Switch has had a good start, with at least 2.7 million units shipped by the end of April and both The Legend of Zelda and Mario Kart 8: Deluxe boasting sales numbers the best in the series it

The Geek Show - PX14 - Nier Tides of the Berserk Effect

PX14 – Nier Tides of the Berserk Effect

With all of the games we have you’d think that all we do is play them, but we don’t. We just forget to do other stuff sometimes. We have a heap of gaming goodies so brace yourself because this edition of Press X includes This

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PX12 – Legend of the Infinite Titan’s Night Alone

The reviews are upon us yet again! While we’re at it we also discuss the sea-change happening in First Person Shooters, poor storytelling in JRPGs and the “anti-hype” for Resident Evil 7 (or Resident E7 if the title is to be believed). Our featured games

The Geek Show - Episode 8 - Press X to be a Filthy Biscuit Eater

PX11 – X-Com’s Superdimension Eater

In a change to our regularly scheduled programming, we take a detour away from the adventures and decamp once more into the world of video games (Winter won this round but not the war). This time out we look at a swathe of games including

Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness (Review)

STAR OCEAN, the epic, sci-fi RPG saga that takes players to the stars and beyond, makes its triumphant return with its forthcoming fifth installment in the series. The title is developed by tri-Ace, the celebrated studio behind each of the previous iterations, with character designs

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PX05 – Dark Knight & the Hundred Fantasies

It’s time for another episode of our very occasional video games podcast! With a full table we discuss “Final Fantasy XV” demos and the franchise at large, “Dark Souls III” and the evolution of From Software’s popular franchise, the HD remastering of “The Witch &