An enhanced and expanded remake of Compile Heart’s PS3 RPG Fairy Fencer F, Advent Dark Force features gorgeous art by Tsunako, musical contributions from Nobuo Uematsu, art designs by Yoshitaka Amano and one of Compa’s most memorable casts outside the Neptunia series.
Fairy Fencer F ADF: Introduction and History - Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force represents Compile Heart's commitment to revisiting its past games and improving them to be the best they can be. And it's one of the most significant, ambitious revamps to date.
Fairy Fencer F ADF: Anatomy of an RPG - Fairy Fencer F is a great example of how Compile Heart likes to do things a little differently from the "norm" when it comes to the RPG genre -- and it contrasts nicely with their other work, too.
Fairy Fencer F ADF: Narrative, Themes and Characterisation - Fairy Fencer F is an apt demonstration of Compile Heart's knack for solid narrative worldbuilding through minimal use of resources. It may not be detailed in technical terms, but you know it very well by the end!
Fairy Fencer F ADF: Sights and Sounds - Fairy Fencer F has some impressively heavyweight talent behind it, lending it a very distinctive audio-visual aesthetic and some well-crafted characters. Let's explore that side of things further.
The MoeGamer 2019 Awards: Developer of the Decade - The MoeGamer Awards are a series of “alternative” awards I’ve devised in collaboration with the community to celebrate the sorts of things that never get celebrated in end-of-year roundups! Find out more here — and feel free to leave a suggestion on that post if you have any good ideas! We’re out of time for this … Continue reading The MoeGamer 2019 Awards: Developer of the Decade
Special Announcement: The MoeGamer Compendium, Volume 1 - Good morning, everyone! Today I wanted to share a very special announcement with you. I made a book! Yes, for those who would like to remove the “always-online” DRM requirement from MoeGamer’s Cover Game features, I now present to you the ideal solution for all your reading needs: The MoeGamer Compendium, Volume 1, collecting together … Continue reading Special Announcement: The MoeGamer Compendium, Volume 1
The One-Liner Challenge - Time for a Community tag post! This one looked like a particularly fun one, and after the lovely Irina from I Drink and Watch Anime specifically requested me to do one about games, who was I to refuse? The original tag came from The Awkward Book Blogger and was based around, as you might expect, … Continue reading The One-Liner Challenge