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

Posted on September 7th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng | No Comments

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 | No Comments

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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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Ryu’s Demos–Destiny 2 (PC)

Posted on September 4th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng | No Comments

Destiny2-8Language: English
Developer: Bungie
Publisher: Activision
Format: PS4/PC/XB1
Type: Looter Shooter
Demo Box: PC
Synopsis: From Bungie, the makers of the acclaimed hit game Destiny, comes the much-anticipated sequel, Destiny 2.

Humanity’s last safe city has fallen to an overwhelming invasion force, led by Ghaul, the imposing commander of the brutal Red Legion. To defeat the Red Legion and confront Ghaul, you must reunite humanity’s scattered heroes, stand together, and fight back to reclaim our home.

An action shooter that takes you on an epic journey across the solar system. immerse yourself in a new epic cinematic campaign. Join up with friends in three or six player co-op activities. Spar with your fellow players in a variety of competitive multiplayer modes

New Legends Will Rise, A new adventure for every player, with new worlds to explore, new stories to tell, new powers to acquire, new loot to earn, and much much more

The Destiny 2 Beta is now over, and as I sit here composing my thoughts for this post I find myself drawn to a single conclusion: The game is good!

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Ryu’s Musings – Agents of Mayhem (PS4)

Posted on August 28th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

Agents_of_Mayhem_box_artLanguage: English
Developer: Volition Inc
Publisher: Deep Silver
Format: PS4/PC
Type: Action & Adventure
Demo Box: PS4 Pro
Synopsis: In Agents of MAYHEM, you run a no-holds barred operation against a shadowy super-villain organization known only as LEGION and their mysterious leader, the Morningstar. Explore the city of Seoul as a variety of Super Agents to thwart LEGION’s vile plans to take over the world!

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Ryu’s Musings – RPG Maker FES (3DS)

Posted on July 31st, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

rpg-maker-fes-2Language: English
Developer: Nippon Ichi Software
Publisher: NIS America
Format: 3DS
Type: Game Development Software
Demo Box: New 3DS XL
Synopsis: Ready to become a game developer? RPG Maker Fes makes it easy to develop any RPG you can imagine with no need for programming know-how! Simple, but powerful tools let you bring to life the amazing stories in your head! Customize the characters, stories, combat and more to become the next great developer! Then, share your creations and play others with the RPG Maker Player! What story will you share?

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Ryu’s Musings – God Wars Futures Past (PS4)

Posted on June 17th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

GWFP_keyart2.pngLanguage: Audio: English & Japanese
Developer: Kadokawa Games
Publisher: NIS America
Format: PS4
Type: T-RPG
Demo Box: PS4 Pro
Synopsis: GOD WARS Future Past is a tactical RPG that explores the untold history of Japan through folklore and tactical combat. Gamers will experience the traditional stories of Japan’s origin through the lens of three warring nations, with a massive expanse of tactical options to develop their strategies from including a myriad of character classes and equipment within innovative and challenging stages.

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