• Mento posted a message on the post Quick Look: Blue Estate.

    Not to add to the overdone reference humor already abundant in the QL itself but, boy, this comments section escalated quickly.If you see any post that breaks the forum rules -- one with a transphobic...

  • Mento wrote a review of Toki Tori 2+.
    A diabolically challenging heart beating beneath a cute feathery facade.

    Toki Tori 2 can be a deceptive little game -- one that hides its true colors until the player is already deep into their adventure. What you see is a bright and cheerfully cartoony game starring the e...

  • Mento posted a new blog.
    Mento + The Mechanics: Part 2

    Well, I promised a second part within the week and here it is. I've had some interesting replies already, so I wanted to start by thanking those who took the time to post and also for giving me some f...

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  • Mento posted a message in the forum topic Bladestorm getting a remake! on the Bladestorm: The Hundred Years' War board.

    I quite liked Bladestorm. I've always thought of it as a gateway to the Musou genre, though it's a little more thoughtful and RPG-focused. (Though it stops getting thoughtful when it starts introducin...

  • Mento posted a new blog.
    Mento + The Mechanics: Part 1

    I've spent the past few weeks kind of hopping back and forth on comics and LPs, so I figured it's about time to get back to my usual weirdly wordy worldly musings. One of the core aspects of any game,...

  • Mento posted a message in the forum topic Weekly Wiki Update - Saturday, July 19th 2014. on the General Discussion board.

    Not much from me, still deep into October. October 1993 has 34 SNES/SFC releases, more than any other month of the year excluding, naturally enough, November with 42 and December with 55. People love ...

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  • Mento posted a message on the post Live from NY! It's Friday (Premium).

    This was a fun first stream from GBeast. Well, first stream with more than two people anyway.There were so many near-misses for some Gang Beasts playthroughs this week though. I can always watch the h...

  • Mento posted
    Felt I had to update my Wizard list, given the circumstances.
  • Mento posted a message in the forum topic The Community Spotlight - 07/11/2014 on the General Discussion board.

    Damn, almost forgot. I made another bunch of these.

  • Mento posted a message on the post Giant Bombcast 07/15/2014.

    @herbiebug: Check your PMs.We're also addressing concerns others in this thread have made. As always, PM the mods and/or Rorie if you have issues with how moderation is being handled. For now (and re...

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  • Mento posted a message in the forum topic The Madness of David O'Reilly's Mountain on the Mountain board.

    All right, just so we're all clear going forward: Our cardinal rule of "Don't be a jerk" applies to posts referring to other users, staff and guests/interviewees of the site equally. I'm specifically ...

  • Mento posted a new blog.
    The Comic Commish: The Previous Generation (Jul-Dec 2011)

    Hey one and all to another installment of the Comic Commish, a monthly series where I look back on the best games on the previous generation of consoles and then violate their memory with crude stickp...

  • Mento posted a message in the forum topic Request a fix for RENAME & ALIAS issues here! on the Delete & Combine Requests board.

    Done up to here.@hailinel: @blacklagoon: I left "Mind=0" as an alias. No idea how our search engine parses the equals symbol though (let alone the asymptotically equal to symbol).@video_game_king: I s...

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  • Jimbo posted a message in the forum topic Have you ever accidentally walked into the wrong restroom? on the Off-Topic board.

    I accidentally did that once and accidentally knocked one out while I was in there. These things happen.

  • Video_Game_King posted on mento’s wall.
    Another dumb idea for a list: games where the main characters are forced to explain something, but the game fades to black when they're explaining. Then it fades back in at the end. EG: Chrono Cross.