• RioStarwind posted a message in the forum topic Imagine you're completely free for a month. What'd you do?. on the Off-Topic board

    If I had a month to do whatever I would try to learn how to speak and write Japanese. One month wouldn't be enough obviously but having a month to focus would give me a great starting point to keep g...

  • RioStarwind wrote a review of Fatal Frame.
    Mini Review: Ghosts from the past come back to haunt you...

    Like i seem to mention a lot this first game has a good foundation that is eclipsed by the sequel. The main positive point about this game is that using the camera to catch ghosts is still quite fun ...

  • RioStarwind wrote a review of Assassin's Creed: Unity.
    Mini Review: The never ending tale of the Assassins

    I just can't seem to stop myself from playing Assassins Creed games. I just have to see all the highs and lows of this series. What I found after seeing the credits in Unity was a game that was trying...

  • RioStarwind wrote a review of Halo 2.
    Mini Review: Halo 2 Anniversary

    Originally Halo 2 left a bad impression on me for the fact that I had to wait till the next game to see what happened next. It also felt like a short game yet revisiting it now I realize that I was wr...

  • RioStarwind wrote a review of Animal Crossing: New Leaf.
    Mini Review: Bells Bells NEED MORE BELLS!

    Animal Crossing still works in all the right ways. A fairly simple game about starting a new life in a small town and trying to pay off your ever increasing debt to Tom Nook. To do this you can fish, ...

  • RioStarwind posted a message in the forum topic The Community Spotlight - 06/27/2015. on the General Discussion board

    Thanks for mentioning my lists zombiepie. Even with you compiling all of the interesting community content each week I never have enough time to read it all.

  • RioStarwind posted a message in the forum topic Your 10 Most Played Games. on the Steam board

    Ah I should have known that Skyrim would nab the top spot in this list. It isn't listed here but Final Fantasy XIV would be in the top spot since I spent at least 200 hours on it. MMO's tend to be wh...

  • RioStarwind wrote a review of Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary.
    Mini Review: Halo: Combat Evolved Anniversary

    This review is of the Master Chief collection version of Halo. The foundations are here with great combat that requires some thought like it is half puzzle all action. Along with a few nice set piece ...

  • RioStarwind wrote a review of Murasaki Baby.
    Mini Review: Murasaki Baby

    Traditional games using a gamepad are nice but when a game comes along that uses all the features of a device it gives it a unique feel compared to everything else. Using both the back/front touch scr...

  • RioStarwind wrote a review of Yakuza.
    Mini Review: Yakuza

    This game sets up a interesting tale of betrayal and murder in the seedy underbelly of Japan. Along with a simple but effective beat em up combat it kept my interest in it till the conclusion. It also...

  • RioStarwind wrote a review of Mario & Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story.
    Mini Review: Mario and Luigi: Bowser's Inside Story

    Now I see why everyone considers this game to be the best Mario & Luigi game. Having Bowser as a party member added a ton of moments you wouldn't see otherwise which gave this game a unique take o...

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  • RioStarwind created a list The Top 10 Indie/Niche games of E3 2015.
  • RioStarwind wrote a review of Splatoon.
    Rio Starwind's Mini Reviews: Splatoon!

    This game manages to take the simple concept of painting the environment and turns it into a fun multiplayer shooter. The story mode isn't half bad either with it getting really interesting near the ...

  • RioStarwind wrote a review of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt.
    Rio Starwind's Mini Reviews: The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

    The Witcher 3 manages to mix the best things about the first two games into a open world environment. First up the story is more compelling since it is about Geralt trying to find and help his daught...

  • RioStarwind created a list E3 2015 Top 10 Big Budget Games.
  • RioStarwind posted a message in the forum topic Where is the worst place you have ever lived?. on the Off-Topic board

    I've never really had a reason to leave my family home so I have been in the same area for all my life. It is just a small town in West Virginia with it's own set of issues like anywhere else. Over th...

  • RioStarwind posted a message in the forum topic Have your gaming habits changed as you got older?. on the General Discussion board

    In my case I don't think my taste in games has ever changed. This is thanks to the fact that I'm usually willing to try out any game no matter the premise. Like right now I'm going to play a few match...

  • RioStarwind posted a message in the forum topic Microsoft Announces New Xbox One 1TB Console for $399. on the Xbox One board

    A better controller with a bit more space is nice but I might as well wait for the Xbox One slim.

  • RioStarwind posted a message in the forum topic Uncharted Collection spotted on Playstation Store!. on the PlayStation 4 board

    It's not something I'll pick up day one but once the price goes down I'll check it out.