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[Overlooked Gems] Nier

It was theorized by Aristotle that the core of tragedy in fiction is the reversal of a great man’s fortunes. That descent, in turn, causes a kind of emotional cleansing for the viewer due to experiencing the suffering of another. This is sadistic in a way, but inherently true, and that is why great tragedies have managed to stand the test of time. It is decidedly rare, however, for a tragedy to appear in video games. Would it work? After [...]

[Overlooked Gems] Wario’s Woods

When one thinks of the NES, a plethora of beloved games spring to mind.  Who can forget their good times with, among other classics, Super Mario Brothers 3, Contra, The Legend of Zelda, and Wario’s Woods?  Wait, what’s that you say?  You’re telling me that that last one isn’t familiar?  Well, truth is, not many people know about it, and that’s a shame.