What was the scariest moment in your favorite story? Truly. Not a scene that could be called “scary”, but where you still knew everything would be alright. No, what was a moment where you honestly believed the protagonist would take it hard? Continue reading Witness True Strength
My hobbies of writing and music became my way of grappling the world. Using symbolic representations of real fears and situations is an effective way to think because it takes place within an environment entirely of your own creation. . . It is a controlled experiment. Continue reading Make the Jump & Write: Grappling Life
“In that world, it is said that if one should wish it one can bring back the souls of the dead…But to trespass upon that land is strictly forbidden.” Continue reading Plot Explained: Shadow of the Colossus
Instead of ending the hero’s life, he is kept alive at a cost. By this players are made to feel just how weighty their decisions have become. Continue reading Degradation and Mortality
After witnessing dim visions, a boy wakes up within a grassy cave. “In my dream, I was flying. Flying through the darkness…” Continue reading Plot Explained: The Last Guardian
The music feels like you might have saved someone you love, but you couldn’t save everyone you loved.
— Ko Otani Continue reading Ōtani’s Requiem
The most intriguing impression I gained from watching him find and kill these Colossi was how magnificent they were. They are too regal, too beautiful, to watch them fall and die. Continue reading Horned Vessels