REVIEW: Castlevania Season 2 (2018)

Yesterday, Netflix dropped season two of Castlevania. The series is based on the video game Castlevania III: Dracula’s Curse and season one premiered in July of 2017. I really enjoyed season one, though I found it a tad brief at four 22-minute episodes. Castlevania season 2 contains eight episodes and, beginning where season one left…

REVIEW: Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey (2018)

For what felt like the longest time, I was a die-hard fan of Ubisoft’s sandbox action-adventure game series, Assassin’s Creed. Their blend of exploration-focused gameplay with enticing stealth and battle mechanics were an instant hit for the type of gaming experience that I was looking for. Unfortunately, as befalls many a publisher these days, sales…

First Impressions: Super Mario Party

The 11th installment of the Mario Party series has been released, and it’s… just okay. Of the eleven titles, I have personally played at least half and absolutely adore them. Mario Party is fun, engaging, and you can play with friends and family. The game itself (the boardgamey portion) is competitive, and the mini-games kick…