Lucious Barnes

PROFILE:

I've been a huge fan and critic of games and movies ever since I had a voice to speak about them. I love power and influence of great storytelling, interactive and otherwise, and now want to be more than just a consumer. My biggest strength in this regard? Almost every time, I'm fair all the time.

Posts by Lucious Barnes:

Adorable villainy- The Witch and the Hundred Knight review

by 8 months ago

Ever since I heard the title and saw my first screenshot, I knew I was going to play The Witch and the Hundred Knight. The colors and art design were …

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Four buttons and a thousand bullets – Luftrausers Review

by 9 months ago

Despite gaming’s current nosedive into the uncanny valley, where the visual line between digital and actual skin has become seamlessly narrow, Luftrausers isn’t much to look at. It’s artistic design …

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Telling old tales anew: Tales of Symphonia Chronicles Review

by 9 months ago

The Tales Of series are some of the best and most beloved J-RPG titles that currently exist, with droves of loyal fans and a winning gameplay formula that is still …

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The best rebuilds use old parts: Strider Review

by 10 months ago

Outside of knowing they’re inevitable, there’s never any telling with remakes. Most of the time it’s safe to assume they will be ambitious, but ultimately rubbish. Awkward, cross-generational, half-breeds where …

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Making a mess of success: One Piece: Romance Dawn review

by 10 months ago

I don’t know what’s going on here. I mean I have some idea of what’s happening… I understand that Luffy is a “rubber person” (yes, like the bouncy kind), and …

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Waiting for infinity: Ace Combat Infinity beta first impressions

by 10 months ago

Ace Combat is one of the few franchises of which I am hopelessly (and perhaps worrisomely) loyal toward. I ask for close to nothing for this series to keep me …

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A mystery with missing parts: The raven: Legacy of a master thief

by 10 months ago

There are a couple of reasons why I’ve never played many point-and-click titles before. The first is my personal gaming etymology is console based (not the natural habitat for games …

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About as mighty as you’d expect – Power Rangers Megaforce

by 1 year ago

With the television series crossing the 20 season threshold this year, and consisting of more than 15 different stylistic themes, it’s safe to say that the Power Rangers franchise is …

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A new way to wakka-wakka — Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures

by 1 year ago

Everything must evolve to survive, a fact particularly true about the video game industry. Over the years we’ve seen the iconic virtual vanguards of our gaming youth bizarrely (and at …

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When adding more makes it just right – Naruto Shippuden: Ultimate Ninja Storm 3 Full Burst

by 1 year ago

Having created 14 various games in the Naruto universe, including the four that make up the “Storm” series, it’s safe to say that developer CyberConnect2 knows something about bringing the …

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Despite A Digital Sales Freeze, Final Fantasy XIV Tops 1.5 Million Sales

by 1 year ago

Considering its history, there was more than a little doubt towards the future of the Final Fantasy XIV MMORPG remake, subtitled “A Realm Reborn”. But even including our own reviews, …

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Find your inner scout — Hands-on with Will To Survive

by 1 year ago

The Boy Scouts of America awards a cunning familiarity with nature and a clever knack for survival with merit badges: a series of colorful, icon-embroidered patches worn on a bandolier …

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