Ryu’s Musings – Hollow Fields v01 (colour)

Posted on November 23rd, 2017 by Ryu Sheng | No Comments

Hollow-Fields-1-CSBLanguage: English
Direction: Left to Right
by: Madeleine Rosca (Story & art), Honoel Ibardolaza (Colouring)
Publisher: Seven Seas Entertainment
Type: Series
Genre: Steampunk, Action, Adventure
Synopsis: Little Lucy Snow was supposed to attend a prestigious boarding school; however, a macabre twist of fate finds her enrolled instead at Miss Weaver’s Academy for the Scientifically Gifted and Ethically Unfettered, also known as Hollow Fields. Located on the outskirts of Nullsville and run by the insidious Engineers, the grim boarding school dedicates itself to raising the next generation of mad scientists and evil geniuses!

Classes include Live Taxidermy, Cross-Species Body Part Transplantation, and Killer Robot Construction. For her own survival, Lucy must master her lessons quickly. At the end of each week, the student with the lowest grades is sent to the old windmill for detention…and so far, no child has ever returned.

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Ryu’s Musings – 4 Goddesses Online (PS4)

Posted on November 21st, 2017 by Ryu Sheng | No Comments

4gobox artLanguage: English & Japanese (Audio), English & Japanese (Subs)
Developer: Tamsoft
Publisher: Idea Factory, Compile Heart
Format: Steam, PS4
Type: FPS/Action Shooter
Demo Box: PC, PS4
Synopsis: In this hack ‘n’ slash adventure co-developed with Tamsoft and Compile Heart, everyone’s favorite four Goddesses enter an online fantasy game world inspired by…themselves! Joined by the CPU Candidates, you’ll fight in 4-person real-time brawls, unleash devastating Awakening Skills, customize with tons of cosmetic accessories, and even play online with others!

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Ryu’s Musings – Destiny 2 (PC)

Posted on November 10th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng | No Comments

destiny_2_hi_rez_artwork_characters-1Language: English (Audio), English (Subs)
Developer: Bungie
Publisher: Activision
Format: PC/Battle.net
Type: FPS/Action Shooter
Demo Box: PC
Synopsis: Humanity’s last safe city has fallen to an overwhelming invasion force, led by Ghaul, the imposing commander of the brutal Red Legion. He has stripped the city’s Guardians of their power, and forced the survivors to flee.

You will venture to mysterious, unexplored worlds of our solar system to discover an arsenal of weapons and devastating new combat abilities. To defeat the Red Legion and confront Ghaul, you must reunite humanity’s scattered heroes, stand together, and fight back to reclaim our home.

Destiny 2 is an action-shooter that provides an unprecedented combination of cinematic storytelling, thrilling solo adventures, in addition to co-operative, competitive, and public gameplay — all seamlessly woven into an expansive online world. Rally your friends or venture out as a solo player. The choice is yours.

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Ryu’s Musings – Mary Skelter Nightmares (PS Vita)

Posted on October 23rd, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

package2Language: Japanese & English (Audio), English  (Subs)
Developer: Idea Factory, Compile Heart
Publisher: Idea Factory
Format: PS Vita
Type: Visual Novel
Demo Box: PS Vita
Synopsis: Escape from the living prison JAIL in Mary Skelter: Nightmares for the PlayStation Vita system. The Nightmare monster actively stalks the player as you run through the dungeon, so you must use the dungeon’s gimmicks to impede its movements. This dungeon RPG features a turn based battle system that includes class change, a strategic blood‐licking transform system, and a blood‐rubbing system to power up your party. As you solve the dungeon’s mysteries and satisfy the prison’s desires, you just might make it out alive.

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Ryu’s Musings – Hakuoki: Kyoto Winds (PC)

Posted on September 7th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

hakuoki-kyoto-winds-boxLanguage: Japanese (Audio), English & Traditional Chinese (Subs)
Developer: Idea Factory
Publisher: Idea Factory
Format: PC
Type: Visual Novel
Demo Box: PC
Synopsis: Romance 12 handsome warriors and the samurai of the Shinsengumi, uncover their dark secrets, and conquer your demons in this historical fantasy visual novel! Your narrative choices unlock multiple branching storylines and 30 different endings!

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Ryu’s Musings – XCOM 2: War of the Chosen (PC)

Posted on September 5th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

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Developer: Firaxis
Publisher: 2K
Format: PS4/PC/XB1
Type: Strategy
Demo Box: PC
Synopsis: XCOM® 2: War of the Chosen, is the expansion to the 2016 award-winning strategy game of the year.

XCOM® 2: War of the Chosen adds extensive new content in the fight against ADVENT when additional resistance factions form in order to eliminate the alien threat on Earth. In response, a new enemy, known as the “Chosen,” emerges with one goal: recapture the Commander. This expansion includes new Hero classes to counter the “Chosen”, new enemies, missions, environments and increased depth in strategic gameplay.

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