Nov 052012
 

Welcome, readers, to another installment of “Laevatein finally got a good PC so he’s going through his PC backlog!”  This week, I’ll be reviewing Mirror’s Edge, a game that’s surprisingly antithetical to EA’s standard philosophy, modus operandi, whatever you want to call it. No excessive DLC, no excessive pre-order bonuses, an entirely solo experience, a strong and unique aesthetic style, colors, and unique gameplay.  It’s like that episode of DuckTales where Scrooge McDuck gets amnesia and thinks what he did prior was absurdly wrong, and protests his business practices.  That’s far besides the point, however.  Mirror’s Edge is a very unique game, and while I’d like to hand it a good score and see it off right here and now, I still have a job to do.

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Nov 052012
 

Ah, Morning Musume. You try and you try to make popular songs. Hell, you were even pretty close to a super-hit with One Two Three. While the group has always maintained a semblance of some popularity in Japan, it’s easy to see how slowly the unit has been slipping from the popular consciousness. But with another line up change on the way, “momusu” has yet another chance to try and gain some fans. Will this single prove their worth or be just another addition to the linage of forgotten singles?

Let’s take a look at their 51st single, Wakuteka Take a Chance.

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