AGROCAST – The Ace Attorney Movie

The AGROCAST for January, 2018 takes a look at the film adaptation of Ace Attorney.

Continue reading

Posted in AGROCAST | Leave a comment

Sweep Me Away, Ghost Sweeper

Sometimes you can’t help but fall to the “overnight fan” effect, and I fell hard when I started to get acquainted with Ghost Sweeper Mikami. GS Mikami is a horror comedy property with its origins as a manga written and illustrated by Takashi Shiina, focusing on the adventures of professional Ghost Sweeper Reiko Mikami and her agency in their exorcisms and consultations. Sometimes crass on the surface, there’s a certain kind of heart beneath it all that qucikly endeared me to the series (starting with the anime).

Ghost Sweeper Mikami has a lot of material that it could lend to a game from a cast of characters with established ghost sweeping lore to derive mechanics from, creative ghosts to fill in a juicy rogue’s gallery, and a distinct and colourful art style to set its presentation apart. It’s no surprise that a Super Famicom game would be released, but there’s always the onerous albatross of being licensed material. So does Ghost Sweeper Mikami: Joreishi wa Nice Body manage to shed the stigma and stand as solid title?

Continue reading

Posted in SUPER Nintendo / Famicom | 2 Comments

AGROCAST – Solstice

The AGROCAST for December 2017 focuses on the NES game Solstice.

Continue reading

Posted in AGROCAST | Leave a comment

AGROCAST – Seven Samurai

The AGROCAST for November 2017 covers the classic Akira Kurosawa film Seven Samurai.

Continue reading

Posted in AGROCAST | Leave a comment

AGROCAST – Darkest Dungeon

The AGROCAST for October 2017 focuses on Darkest Dungeon.

Continue reading

Posted in AGROCAST | Leave a comment

AGROCAST – Shinobi III

The AGROCAST for September 2017 focuses on Shinobi III Return of the Ninja Master.

Continue reading

Posted in AGROCAST | Leave a comment

AGROCAST – Tabletop: Boardgames, Bath, and Beyond

The AGROCAST for August 2017 is about Tabletop Game memories and preferences.

Continue reading

Posted in AGROCAST | Leave a comment

AGROCAST – StarCraft

The AGROCAST for July 2017 focuses on the classic RTS StarCraft.

Continue reading

Posted in AGROCAST | Leave a comment

AGROCAST – Shmups

The AGROCAST for June 2017 is a loose discussion of shmups.

Continue reading

Posted in AGROCAST | Leave a comment

AGROCAST – Mother 3 – Part 2

The AGROCAST for May 2017 is the continuation and conclusion of our look into MOTHER 3.
Continue reading

Posted in AGROCAST | Leave a comment