anthonyjohnagnello
Anthony John Agnello
anthonyjohnagnello
Apr 9
18

It sure is. The first draft of this article described Fran and Balthier as “Steampunk Han Solo and Chewbacca But They Fuck.”

Apr 9
11

You know? It’s not that bad! Even now. I’m not saying it’s great by any means, but there’s some merit there. And it’s nothing if not delightfully bizarre. But it’s ultimately just more of FF7's particular brand of bizarre.

Dec 17
16

I’ll give you New Droid Army. But Force Unleashed 2 is at least playable, and Masters of Teras Kasi has extreme novelty and Mara Jade elevating it.

Dec 17
11

There’s only so much space before the article got unwieldy! The original draft was just over 6K words and delved much further into the trash on consoles, PC, and especially Game Boy and Game Boy Advance.

Dec 17
8

Shadows of the Empire is such a fascinating game. All of those mid-90s Star Wars games were janky but they were also incredibly forward thinking. Shadows of the Empire, Masters of Teras Kasi, Dark Forces, X-Wing; they all did really experimental things mixing genre and pushing tech forward.