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.


Video Games Live(Review)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to review Video Games Live. Video Games Live is a concert featuring video game music as well as a collaborated/synchronized mixture of lighting, Effects and interactive segments.


Video Games Live tours the entire world and was originally founded/created/hosted by Tommy Tallarico and Jack Wall in 2002. On July 6, 2005, Video Games Live made its big debut at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, California.


In conclusion, Video Games Live has been around for 16 years and is scheduled to perform in Phoenix, AZ at Symphony Hall on March 12, 2018 at 7:30 PM. Plus, I found Video Games Live to be an event where one relives one’s youth as well as experiences Tommy’s dream of merging video games with the musical sounds of a symphony orchestra/rock concert.

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Disney’s Epic Mickey(Review)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to review Disney’s Epic Mickey for the Nintendo Wii.


The game takes place in a special world created by Yen Sid (Fantasia’s the Sorcerer’s Apprentice) for long-forgotten toons which is called WasteLand.


You also travel through some old-time Mickey Mouse Cartoon settings, some of which are comprised of Steamboat Willie, Lonesome Ghosts, Mickey & the Beanstalk and Thru the Mirror.


In this game, you play as Mickey Mouse as he uses Yen Sid’s magic paintbrush to save and restore WasteLand as well as to thwart the Mad Doctor and Vanquish the Phantom Blot.


As Mickey, you use the magic paintbrush to utilize either Paint (color: Blue) to repair/restore or Thinner (color: Green) to destroy/erase.


While in WasteLand, Mickey meets animatronic versions of Donald, Goofy and Daisy, as well as Clarabelle Cow, Horse Horsecollar and various incarnations of Pete.


He also meets Oswald the Lucky Rabbit (Mickey’s Disney predecessor), Ortensia (Oswald’s Sweetheart) as well as a majority of Helpful Gremlins.


In conclusion, I found this game to be a true celebration of Disney’s Greatest Mickey Mouse Cartoons ever created.

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Phantasy Star Universe (Review)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to review Phantasy Star Universe for the PlayStation 2.


This game takes place in a far-off galaxy called the Gurhal system which is comprised of a single sun orbited by three planets and one space station. Humans thrive on a space station called the GUARDIANS Colony which is systematically located at the centermost point of all three worlds. The species corresponding to each interplanetary location are as followed: the planet Parum is populated by a race of android-like beings called CASTs, the planet Newdaiz is populated by a race of elvish beings called Newmans and the planet Moatoob is populated by a race of humanoid animals called Beasts.


Some of the characters in this game consist of Ethan Waber (Human/Male)(main hero), Karen Erra (Newman/Female)(heroine), Tonnio Rhima (Beast/Male)(hero), Lucaim Nav (CAST/Male)(hero), Renvolt Magashi (CAST/Male)(main villain), Mirei Mikuna AKA the Divine Maiden (Newman/Female)(Karen’s sister) and Alfort Tylor (Beast/Male)(rogue).


In conclusion, I positively found this game to be both challenging and exhilarating than most RPG games in existence.

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X-Men: Legends(Review)

Hello, my name is Charles and I’m here to review X-Men: Legends for the PlayStation 2. This game follows the story of a young mutant named Alison Crestmere (Magma) as she helps the X-Men save the world from Magneto as well as from General William Kincaid.

The protagonists in this game are comprised of Alison Crestmere (Magma)(mutant power: the ability to Manipulate and Control volcanic activity and Lava skin), Scott Summers (Cyclops)(mutant power: Optic Energy Blasts), Logan (Wolverine)(mutant powers: Accelerated Healing, Heightened Senses and Adamantium Claws), Hank McCoy (Beast)(mutant powers: SuperHuman Strength, Speed and Agility), Peter Rasputin (Colossus)(mutant powers: Super Strength and Titanium skin), Emma Frost (White Queen)(mutant powers)(Telepathy and Diamond skin), Remy LeBeau (Gambit)(mutant power: Kinetic abilities), Bobby Drake (Iceman)(mutant powers: the ability to Generate and Manipulate ice/Ice skin), Jean Grey (mutant power:Telepathy and Telekinesis), Jubilation Lee (Jubilee)(mutant powers: PyroKinetic abilities), Kurt Wagner (Nightcrawler)(mutant power: line-by-sight Teleportation), Elizabeth Braddock (Psylocke)(mutant powers: Telekinesis, Telepathy and PsychoKinetic Manipulation), Anna Marie (Rogue)(mutant power: the ability to absorb the memories, abilities & powers of those she touches) & Charles Xavier (Professor X)(mutant power: Telepathy).

The antagonists in this game are comprised of General William Kincaid, Erik Lehnsherr (Magneto)(mutant power: the ability to Manipulation and Control metal), Raven Darkholme (Mystique)(mutant power: Shape-Shifting abilities) & Shadow King (mutant powers: Telepathy as well as Possessing others).

In conclusion, This game follows a new chapter in the lives of the X-Men in their quest to protect humanity (Humans & Mutants).

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Dark Cloud 2(Review)

Hello, my name is Charles & I’m here to review Dark Cloud 2 for the PlayStation 2.


In this game, you must rebuild the past in order to restore the future, thereby foiling the temporal machinations of the evil Emperor Griffin. As such , This game centers around the concepts of architectural construction as well as time travel.


The main protagonists in this game are comprised of Max (main hero)(weapons: Wrench/Gun) & Monica (main heroine)(weapons: Sword/Magic). The main antagonists in this game are comprised of Gaspard (dark assassin)(weapon:Sword) & Emperor Griffin (Main Villain)(weapon: Twin Swords).


In conclusion, I found that this game takes your architectural constructive skills to new heights in a challenging way.

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