Old Games Are Fast, New Games Are Slow | One of Many Personal Predicaments

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It’s been some time since I’ve done one of these “personal predicament” posts. Typically, these are things that I experience in my day-to-day life revolving things that interest me, that which confounds me or seem interesting enough to think upon. The “art” of critique and critical thinking is something that floods my mind often, and recently, Animal Crossing has been the primary subject. This will not be a full-on review of New Horizons (though I do have one), nor will it be a dissertation on why the original game is so much better. This will cover something I’ve felt a common occurrence in games from then and now, which has affected the way I approach and appreciate titles: speed.

No, Sonic the Hedgehog will not be mentioned here (though it could). Continue reading “Old Games Are Fast, New Games Are Slow | One of Many Personal Predicaments”

Visualist x100!! – My Hero Academia Season Three: Episode Eleven

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It is not the most creative episode of the series’ run, but it is (debatably) one with the highest of stakes. All Might versus All For One, with a definitive conclusion that will change the fabric of reality within their world. Karandi and I take in the repercussions of the episode’s ending minutes and spit out some thoughts. Continue reading “Visualist x100!! – My Hero Academia Season Three: Episode Eleven”

Visualist x100!! – My Hero Academia Season Three: Episode Nine

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In spite of the huge cliffhanger adorned at the end of this episode, I don’t have too much to say about its entirety. Karandi will assume the position of lead analyst for this week as I try to catch up with the pace of my current Summer of Manga. Cue commentary! Continue reading “Visualist x100!! – My Hero Academia Season Three: Episode Nine”

Visualist x100!! – My Hero Academia Season Three: Episode Seven

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Episode seven. Seven episodes in and already the biggest “twist” of the series (or so is implied by the episode title) has been foretold. What’s to make of this week’s direction? Me and my lovely ani-compatriot Karandi discuss the philosophical curmudgeon behind the aftermath of the League of Villains’ major manipulative scheme. Continue reading “Visualist x100!! – My Hero Academia Season Three: Episode Seven”

Visualist x100!! – My Hero Academia Season Three: Episode Five

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The fifth episode of Boku no Hero Academia has the cast continue to repel the sudden ambush by the League of Villains. Will they become lunchmeat? Will they succeed in their retort? Find out none of that as Karandi and I share our thoughts on this specific episode that answers zero of those questions! Continue reading “Visualist x100!! – My Hero Academia Season Three: Episode Five”

Visualist x100!! – My Hero Academia Season Three: Episode Three

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It’s here, it’s time! The latest edition of the VISUALIST x100!! COLLAB™ has arrived! Join me and my lovely collab partner, Karandi, as we discuss in intricately-minute detail all the happenings and non-happenings with this season’s hottest returning anime: Steins;Gate 0 Boku no Hero Academia Three! Continue reading “Visualist x100!! – My Hero Academia Season Three: Episode Three”