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Ryu’s Musings – My Time in Portia (PC-Early Access)

Posted on February 9th, 2018 by Ryu Sheng | No Comments

MyTimeInPortia23Language: English
Developer: Pathea Games
Publisher: Team17 Digital Ltd
Format: Steam Early Access
Type: RPG, Simulation
Demo Box: PC
Synopsis: Start a new life in the enchanting town of Portia! Restore your Pa’s neglected workshop to its former glory, grow crops, raise animals, befriend the towns quirky inhabitants and uncover the mysteries this charming post-apocalyptic land has forgotten!

As always, let me preface this with a note of caution. This post is based on an Early Access Game, as such everything mentioned (both good and bad!) are subject to change. A follow up post will come either after a major update or final release.

I have to admit I picked this up purely because of it’s price, £12 over on GMG with vouchers. I was looking for a small cheap game to tide me over till the release of Secret of Mana. This caught my eye and since its so cheap I decided to gamble…this one paid off, unlike my other gamble (looking at you ARK)! Read the rest…

Ryu’s Twitch Streaming Schedule

Posted on December 22nd, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

This will be the weekly streaming schedule going forth. Games will be changed as I complete them. All times are GMT/BST, and subject to the whims of life and family.  Check you regional times HERE.

My Twich Channel can be found over on Twitch, a You Tube channel will come in the future.

Schedule

Monday – 15:00-19:00, 21:00-04:00
Game: Paradox Day*

Tuesday – 15:00-19:00, 21:00-04:00
Game: The Division – Ubisoft

Wednesday – 15:00-21:00
Game: Tokyo Xanadu eX+

Friday – 15:00-19:00, 21:00-04:00
Game – Omega Quintet

Saturday – 12:00-Till I Collapse
Game: Paradox Day*

Sunday – 15:00-Till I Collapse
Game: Random/Sponsored

*Paradox Day is where i’ll play random games from the Dev/Pub Paradox. Such as EU4, CK2, Skylines and others.

Ryu’s Musings – Hollow Fields v01 (colour)

Posted on November 23rd, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

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 – Horizon Zero Dawn (PS4)

Posted on March 2nd, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

hzdLanguage: Audio: English
Developer: Guerrilla Games
Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment
Format: PS4
Type: Open World / Action Adventure
Demo Box: PS4 (Old)
Synopsis: Earth is ours no more

See the world through the eyes of Aloy, a woman shunned by her tribe from birth, as she goes on a quest to discover the deepest secrets of the ancient past. Go up against warring tribes and terrifying mechanized creatures as you enter a lush world facing the near destruction of mankind.
Turn predators to prey, fuse primitive gear with advanced tech and explore sprawling, dangerous terrain as you investigate the world around you.

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1 Day to the Switch….

Posted on March 2nd, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

So the Nintendo Switch launches here tomorrow, and I’ve just cancelled my pre-order. My concerns over the viability of the console have made me wary enough to step back from the console for a while.

This post is laying out my reasons as to why I cancelled my order, and may be something here you haven’t considered as well.

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Ryu’s Musings – Oh My Goddess Omnibus Vol01

Posted on September 24th, 2015 by Ryu Sheng |

24467Language: English
Direction: Right to Left
By: Kosuke Fujishima
Publisher: Dark Horse
Type: Series
Genre: Drama, Seinen, Romance

Synopsis:

College student Keiichi Morisato thought it was a prank when a strange, beautiful young woman appeared in his dorm room one night. But his unexpected visitor is literally a goddess from heaven, Belldandy, come to grant him any single wish of his choosing. When Keiichi wishes for Belldandy to stay with him forever, it’s the beginning of a complicated, cosmic saga of comedy and romance that makes for one of manga’s greatest love stories!

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