Posts Tagged ‘Review’

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 – XCOM 2: War of the Chosen (PC)

Posted on September 5th, 2017 by Ryu Sheng |

B1xYk2dz9eS._AC_SX215_Language: English
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 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 – 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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Ryu’s Musings – Planetes Omnibus v01

Posted on April 20th, 2016 by Ryu Sheng |

27831Language: English
Direction: Right to Left
By: Makoto Yukimura
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics
Type: Series
Genre: Shounen, Slice of Life, sci-fi
Availability: Omnibus
Synopsis:

SPACE IS MESSY. SOMEONE’S GOT TO CLEAN IT UP!

In the 2070s, increased interplanetary travel has led to crisis-level amounts of dangerous space debris, and someone has to clean it up. Planetes follows the space-garbage crew of aspiring explorer Hachimaki, mourning Yuri, and secretive Fee, collected in two omnibus editions, printed from the original files and complete with bonus color pages!

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