In praise of retro graphics

This post was inspired by Fall of Angels, a brilliant and original JRPG. It’s rare that I get really interested by the story of...

The hard grind

What is grinding? Briefly, it’s performing a highly repetitive task that earns you gold, items or experience. Think of the South Park kids spending...

What makes an RPG?

Different people have different expectations for what a role playing game should be. Generally speaking there are several main elements which help define the...