Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age(Review)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to review Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age for the PlayStation 4. The game’s storyline takes place in a world called Erdrea where it’s said that Yggdrasil: the Great World Tree of Life was the source for all life in it.

 

The protagonists in this game are the Destined Hero (name of your choosing)(A reincarnation of the Luminary)(Weapons: GreatSwords, Swords & Shields), Erik (A Thief)(Weapons: Knives, Swords & Boomerangs), Veronica (A Mage)(Serena’s older sister)(Weapon: Heavy Wands), Serena (A Healer)(Veronica’s younger sister)(Weapon: Wands), Jade (The Martial Artist)(Weapons: Claws Spears), Rab (The Mysterious Old Man)(Weapons: Axes & Claws) and Sylvando (The Entertainer)(Weapons: Knives, Swords & Whips).

 

Three of the main antagonists are Jasper (The Cold-Blooded Strategist)(Weapon: Magic), Hendrik (A General)(Weapon: A Two-Handed Sword) and King Carnelian (The King of Heliodor)(A Master Swordsman)(Weapon: Sword).

 

In conclusion, this game is the latest in the Dragon Quest game franchise to feature a main character who is of Divine Heritage.

(Luminary)

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(Erik)

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(Veronica)

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(Serena)

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(Jade)

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(Rab)

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(Sylvando)

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Captain N: The Game Master(Review)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to review the TV series Captain N: The Game Master. This TV series is comprised of 34 episodes which takes place in an alternate universe called Videoland which consists of classic NES worlds and characters.

 

The NES worlds in Videoland are Bayouland (The Adventures of Bayou Billy), Castlevania, Dragon’s Den (Dragon Warrior), Excalibur (Wizards & Warriors), Final Fantasy, Kongoland (Donkey Kong), Hyrule (The Legend of Zelda), Megaland (Mega Man), Metroid, News World (Paperboy), Mount Icarus (Kid Icarus), Tetris, Puss ‘N Boots (Puss ‘N Boots: Pero’s Great Adventure), Nottingham (Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves) and Punch-Out!!

 

The protagonists of this series are Captain N (main hero), Duke (Captain N’s pet dog), Lana (princess of Videoland), Simon Belmont (Castlevania), Mega Man,Roll, Rush & Dr. Light (Megaland), Link & Princess Zelda (The Legend of Zelda), Kid Icarus (Mount Icarus) and Bayou Billy (The Adventures of Bayou Billy).

 

The antagonists of this series are Mother Brain (Metroid), King Hippo (Punch-Out!!), Eggplant Wizard & Medusa (Mount Icarus), Ganon & Rebonack (The Legend of Zelda), Dr. Wily (Megaland), The Count (Castlevania) and Dragonlord (Dragon’s Den).

 

In conclusion, I found this TV series to be the greatest collaboration of Nintendo games to ever be televised as a fully animated cartoon of golden proportions.

A look at some of the Videoland worlds featured on the show. This is actually the menu from the DVD set.

 

Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe & the Blight Below(Review)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to review Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe & the Blight Below for the PlayStation 4.

 

This game’s story takes place throughout the entire kingdom of Arba. The locations in this game consist of the Royal kingdom of Arba, the Scientific town of Caliburgh, the Desert town of Colissea, The Elven Forest of Sylvea, the Dwarven stronghold of Grannet, the Fortress/AirShip “StoneCloud” and the World Tree “Yggdrasil”.

 

In this game, you can play through the story as either the fiery, tacticianal hero Luceus or the icy, bold heroine Aurora.

 

The protagonists in this game consist of Luceus (Main Hero/Captain)(Dragon Quest-Heroes)(Swords & Shields), Aurora (Main Heroine/Captain)(Dragon Quest-Heroes)(Rapiers & Shields), Doric (King of Arba/the Royal Rumbler)(Dragon Quest-Heroes)(Staffs), Isla (Inventor)(Dragon Quest-Heroes)(Boomerangs), Kiryl (Priest/Soldier)(Dragon Quest-IV)(Spears), Alena (Princess/Martial Artist)(Dragon Quest-IV)(Gauntlets), Terry (the World’s Greatest Swordsman)(Dragon Quest-VI)(Swords & Shields), Yangus (the Legendary Bandit turned Hero)(Dragon Quest-VIII)(Axes), Jessica (Sorceress)(Dragon Quest-VIII)(Whips), Bianca (Archer)(Dragon Quest-V)(Bows & Arrows), Nera (Sorceress/Debutante)(Dragon Quest-V)(Wands), Maya (Dancer/Sorceress)(Dragon Quest-IV)(Dual Fans) and Psaro (Warrior)(Dragon Quest-IV)(GreatSwords).

 

The antagonists in this game consist of Velasco (Main Villain/Sorcerer)(Dragon Quest-Heroes)(Staff) and Shadroth (Main Villain/Lord of the Night)(Dragon Quest-Heroes)(Demon Sorcery).

 

In conclusion, I’ve learned from this game that believing in the light of all things good also in turn encourages us to never give hope nor to never give up on others. Only then will we forever drive away the deepest darkness of both hatred and despair.

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Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch(Review)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to review Ni no Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch for the PlayStation 3.

 

Both this game’s story and setting takes place in the magical world of Ni no Kuni as well as the town of Motorville, which is geographically based near the city of Detroit, Michigan.

 

The protagonists in this game consist of Oliver (Wizard in training/Wand), Mr. Drippy (Lord High Lord of the Fairies), Esther (Songstress/Harp), Swaine (Ex-Prince aka Thief/LockGun) and Marcassin (Swaine’s little brother/Emperor/Wand).

 

The antagonists in this game consist of Shadar (Dark Djinn aka Demon Mage/Staff), Cassiopeia (Evil Empress aka White Witch) and Apus (White Witch’s Faithful Companion).

 

This game follows Oliver as he tries to save the world of Ni no Kuni from destruction at the hands of both Shadar and the White Witch while also trying to save his own mother.

 

In conclusion, this game’s storyline is not only the perfect blend of science & sorcery, but also shows the timely bond between parent & child forevermore.

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The Legend of Spyro: Trilogy(Review)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to review all three The Legend of Spyro games for the PlayStation 2. The Legend of Spyro games are a reboot of the entire Spyro the Dragon game series and are consisted numerically as The Legend of Spyro 1: A New Beginning, The Legend of Spyro 2: The Eternal Night and The Legend of Spyro 3: Dawn of the Dragon.

 

The Legend of Spyro: The New Beginning reintroduces us to the dragon named Spyro and his companion/friend/brother Sparx the Dragonfly as well as follow their adventures to save the four guardian dragons each in command of a different element from the black dragon Cynder. The guardians consist of Terrador (Earth), Cyril (Ice), Volteer (Electricity) and Ignitus (Fire).

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The Legend of Spyro: The Eternal Night follows the Continuing adventures of Spyro as he seeks out an ancient dragon of immeasurable wisdom known only as the Chronicler, tries to save his former enemy Cynder and foil the evil ambitions of Gaul: the Ape King. While doing so, Spyro not only regains the ability to utilize the elemental powers of the four guardian dragons but he also gains a new ability called Dragon Time which gives Spyro the power to temporarily slow down time.

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The Legend of Spyro: Dawn of the Dragon concludes the adventures of Spyro, who along with both Sparx and Cynder as well as their new friend Hunter of Avalar (Cheetah) ventures forth towards a final confrontation with the Dark Master who is also known as the dragon called Malefor. While Sypro wields the elemental powers of Fire, Ice, Electricity and Earth, Cynder wields four dark powers consisting of Wind, Poison, Fear and Shadow.

 

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In conclusion, I found these three games in total to be an extremely incredible improvement over the original storyline which of course is saying a lot.

 

Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom(Preview)

The ability to stay focused and remain on task is an important life skill that enables us to reach goals, increase productivity, make decisions, solve problems and feel better about ourselves.  At SEEDs for Autism, our participants learn by DOING! Our program provides many opportunities for students to put their skills into ACTION… and creating content for this blog is one of them.

Charlie has been one of the most prolific and enthusiastic contributors to the SEEDs for Autism blog. He has a great passion for video games and exhibited a tremendous amount of focus as he worked diligently to complete his posts before end of class.

This is Charlie’s final video game review because he is moving on to new experiences and opportunities. It has made him very happy to see that people have been enjoying his posts.
Thanks for reading! (Ed.)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to preview the upcoming game Ni no Kuni II: Revenant Kingdom for the PlayStation 4. The story/plot of this game takes place hundreds of years after the events of Ni ni Kuni: Wrath of the White Witch for the PlayStation 3.

 

Some of the cast of characters consist of Evan Pettiwhisker Tildrum(main protagonist) who not only hails from the Cat Tribe but is also the King of a city called Ding Dong Dell, Roland(protagonist) who happens to be a visitor from another dimension and Tani(protagonist) who happens to be the daughter of the King of all Sky Pirates.

 

In conclusion, I believe that this game will not only be a definite improvement than it’s PS3 prequel but that it will also offer even more challenges and experiences to enjoy. This game is scheduled to be released on March 23, 2018.

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Dissidia: Final Fantasy NT(Preview)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to preview Dissidia: Final Fantasy NT for the PlayStation 4. This is the 3rd Dissidia game to be distributed as well as the 1st Dissidia game ever to be released on a PlayStation console that is not portable.

 

This game takes place long after the events of the previous two games thereby centering around two new deities, Materia: the Goddess of Protection & Spiritus: the God of Destruction.

 

The heroes of Final Fantasy featured in this game consisting of the Warrior of Light (Final Fantasy I), Firion (Final Fantasy II), Onion Knight (Final Fantasy III), Cecil Harvey & Kain Highwind (Final Fantasy IV), Bartz Klauser (Final Fantasy V), Terra Branford (Final Fantasy VI), Cloud Strife (Final Fantasy VII), Squall Leonhart (Final Fantasy VIII), Zidane Tribal (Final Fantasy IX), Tidus (Final Fantasy X), Shantotto (Final Fantasy XI), Vaan (Final Fantasy XII), Lightning (Final Fantasy XIII).

 

The villains of Final Fantasy featured in this game consisting of Garland (Final Fantasy I), the Emperor (Final Fantasy II), the Cloud of Darkness (Final Fantasy III), Golbez (Final Fantasy IV), ExDeath (Final Fantasy V), Kefka Palazzo (Final Fantasy VI), Sephiroth (Final Fantasy VII), Ultimecia (Final Fantasy VIII), Kuja (Final Fantasy IX) and Jecht (Final Fantasy X).

 

This game also features new Final Fantasy characters consisting of Y’shtola Rhul (Final Fantasy XIV), Noctis Lucis Caelum (Final Fantasy XV), Ramza Beoulve (Final Fantasy TACTICS) and Ace (Final Fantasy TYPE-0).

 

In conclusion, this game is without a doubt the greatest collaboration/celebration of the Final Fantasy game franchise and is scheduled for release on Tuesday, January 30, 2018.

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