This is part four of a… way too long project to truly analyze every entry in the Final Fantasy series, both within the context of its time, but also in the here and now. This video in particular focuses on what makes Final Fantasy IV so fantastic from its storytelling to its skillful use of … More Why Final Fantasy IV is a Masterpiece | Stiles’ Series Synopsis
This video is long overdue… not just from me, but from the gaming community at large. There’s been a lack of actual examination when it comes to Chrono Trigger, anything other than glowing praise is immediately stomped out, which does a disservice to video games as an artistic medium. This video covers the game’s history … More The Chrono Trigger Paradox: A Myriad of Misconceptions | Stiles Chrono Synopsis
Happy Halloween Everyone! Here it is, my review of this year’s Indie Darling: Night in the Woods. I don’t want to give too much away in this little blurb, but as usual I dissected the title further than most reviews tend to, discussing both the strengths and weaknesses of the title (Yes, there are major … More The True Terror of Night in the Woods | Stiles’ Reviews
A lot of gamers are Final Fantasy fans, but how many of us have truly experienced all that the series has to offer? How about these four little-known RPGs for the original Gameboy: Final Fantasy Adventure and the Final Fantasy Legend Trilogy! I mean… they are only KIND of Final Fantasy games… but you’ll just … More Stiles’ Series Synopsis: Final Fantasy Legends and Adventure
Do you know what kind of games I like? RPGs. Do you know what other kind of games I like? A lot of them, but especially Rhythm games. So what happens when you mix RPGs and Rhythm games together? Well, this video aims to answer that question by taking a look at two RPG/Rhythm game … More Stiles Reviews: The Metronomicon vs Before the Echo
After the massive undertaking that was my Cutting Corners Mini-Series, it’s great to be back on my dream project once more. Welcome to Stiles’ Series Synopsis of Final Fantasy, where I dissect each game in the series in turn, analyzing both the game as a stand-alone product and on its place in the series. This … More Stiles’ Series Synopsis: Final Fantasy III
I haven’t posted to my personal blog in forever.. and this project is why. I’ve spent the last several months of my life working on this project: A complete dissection of Final Fantasy XV. This was originally scripted and planned to be one long video, but was broken into parts simply because the wait was … More Cutting Corners: A Dissection of Final Fantasy XV
Join me on a snowy trip down memory lane as I review I Am Setsuna.
My review of World of Final Fantasy, a game that is so sweet it could give cavities.
Three friends and I do our first podcast, analyzing the visual novel Katawa Shoujo in great detail!