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From a shields-only play of Dark Souls I did with a friend. We got past the first area, and it was was my turn to face off against the Taurus Demon. I was nervous since would the bash be prohibitively short range? How much damage would it do? Ultimately it didn’t matter.

Posted at: November 19th, 2017 - 9:16 pm - Number of Comments » 0

Finished Dark Souls III: The Ringed City DLC (PS4) With a heavy heart, playing the supposed the last game in the series. From’s Hidetaka Miyazaki confirmed that the franchise was done. Now I have played Demon’s Souls, Dark Souls 1+2+3. All DLCs. Play time on average 200 hours per game, on average 3 playthroughs per […]

Posted at: November 12th, 2017 - 1:16 pm - Number of Comments » 0

Finished Cuphead (PC, Windows) What was good • It looks like one of those old timey cartoons!!!! • Art direction • This game is a literal work of art. • Gameplay-wise, each level feels very fresh and different, where you have some standard shoot-y 2D bosses, some gravity-changing platforming, Gradius-style shooting, vertical scrolling boss fight. […]

Posted at: November 4th, 2017 - 12:49 pm - Number of Comments » 0