Author Archives: Essel Pratt

Official Release: Final Reverie, Inspired by Early Final Fantasy Games

Since the first installment of Final Fantasy was released, I was hooked on the adventure, trials, and tribulations that the characters experienced upon their journeys.  As a writer, I tend to focus on horror as a genre, but I always

Weekend Discussion: 90’s Nintendo

I know that I have not posted here in a while.  However, I saw this advertisement today and thought it would be a great discussion topic. Branding is an important aspect of any company.  When we see golden Arches, we

Zuckerberg Buys Oculus Rift: Will the Gaming Community Feel the Impact?

Whether we would like to admit it, or not, Facebook has been an essential part of the gaming community for quite a while now.  Whether it be Farmville, Bubble Witch Saga, Candy Crush, or more, Facebook has been the hub

Kickstarter Alert: ‘NES” by Richie Palys

  I am a sucker for video game music, even those of the early beginnings that seem more like beeps and boops compared to today’ symphonies.  In my younger years, I could imagine the Mario Bros. or Zelda musical scores

Weekend Discussion: What Game Do You Love To Hate?

We all have that game that has become our obsession, our Kryptonite, our admiration, and our hate.  For me, it is Milon’s Secret Castle.  For some reason, I love that game, yet I cannot get past the first level for

Weekend Discussion: Constructing a Console

To quote  Tom from Toonami, “I’m back bi…”well, you know the rest. I know I have been away a while, and some of you might miss me. So, before heading right into this weekend’s discussion question, I thought I would