BenQ Zowie Gaming Peripherals Are the Real Deal

Not too long ago, I received an interesting email request about evaluating a product line. BenQ was a lineup that was familiar to me, but at the time I had been unaware that they had developed into a gaming peripherals manufacturer. The approach to get me to review their products was vastly different from whatContinue reading “BenQ Zowie Gaming Peripherals Are the Real Deal”

Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 20 – Synthesis

This is it. The end game is now in place, with this episode setting up the finale and Volume 14’s Alicization Uniting. With this episode, we fully witness Eugeo’s fall into becoming an Integrity Knight, after undergoing the full Synthesis ritual of his own volition. Now, wait just a second, what do you mean byContinue reading “Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 20 – Synthesis”

Pokemon Sword and Shield Coming Late 2019

During a highly anticipated Nintendo Direct, the Pokemon Company unveiled new information about the next set of Pokemon titles coming to the Nintendo Switch later this year. The Direct is below, here. The game is set to take place in the Galar region, and is officially called Pokemon Sword and Pokemon Shield. The Pokemon CompanyContinue reading “Pokemon Sword and Shield Coming Late 2019”

Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 19

The Seal of the Right Eye, the 19thepisode of Sword Art Online Alicization, is our first real step in seeing Alice becoming a protagonist of the story and the beginning of Eugeo’s descent into eternal love. This episode, we spend half of our time on the precipice, going back to Episode 17, where Kirito andContinue reading “Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 19”

Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 18.5 (Recap)

This episode is actually perfectly timed. I never got the chance to write about the first fourteen episodes, but I can cover them now. However, the context of what happened isn’t as important as what we lost from the novels, which is a lot of the internal dialogue that better fleshes out the characters. AsContinue reading “Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 18.5 (Recap)”

SteelSeries Rival 110 Gaming Mouse Review

Clean, lightweight, and ordinary. Save for the glowing SteelSeries logo near the base of the mouse, the Rival 110 is a companion for those who desire a mouse without all the bells and whistles that are ever common in gaming peripherals nowadays. SteelSeries has a stellar reputation for winning peripherals, often rated by tech magazinesContinue reading “SteelSeries Rival 110 Gaming Mouse Review”

Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 17

So, if this cover image doesn’t have you at least questioning things even a little bit… Anyway, last we left off, we had a big cliffhanger of an episode. That’s me being literal, by the way, because in this episode, Kirito and Alice are literally hanging by their swords off of the Central Cathedral. It’sContinue reading “Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 17”

Tetsuya Nomura Is Still Very Bitter About Versus XIII

So, Kingdom Hearts III came out this week. That’s something I never thought I would see happen. I know plenty of my friends are out playing this right now, probably even as we speak. It’s a monumental moment, considering that Kingdom Hearts II came out back in 2005. This game has always been on myContinue reading “Tetsuya Nomura Is Still Very Bitter About Versus XIII”

Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 16

Just as this entire season opened up with a “Wait a minute, what the fuck?!” kind of moment back in October, this week’s episode ended with the same such question. In the final moments of the last episode, Kirito shouts the magic words we’ve waited to hear: Enhance Armament. As it turns out, his skillContinue reading “Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 16”

Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 15

With the closure of Episode 14 and the conclusion of Kirito and Eugeo’s fight with Deusolbert Synthesis Seven, we finally start the gauntlet of battles within the Central Cathedral. Unfortunately, this journey is stopped temporarily, with the presence of Linel and Fizel, two training Sisters, who after a bit of socialization with the “better withContinue reading “Visualizing a Novel: Sword Art Online Alicization Episode 15”