Fandom can be a crazy thing. While all of us are passionate about something, a select few choose to go above and beyond the usual standards and find themselves driven to do something remarkably creative — all to pay tribute to a video game or series they love. Developers are quick to react to these fan-made projects… but they often do so in the worst way imaginable. Continue reading Fans Create Great Games, Big Companies Handle It Poorly
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Recently, Eurogamer broke the news of a five hour tribute album to one of the most beloved games of all time: 1995’s Super Nintendo JRPG Chrono Trigger. The album involved contributions by over 200 musicians and thirteen visual artists. Proceeds of the album, entitled Chronicles of Time, will benefit Doctors Without Borders.
While donations to charity are certainly wonderful, I won’t be purchasing this album. I am not a fan of Chrono Trigger, music included. Continue reading Unpopular Opinion: I Didn’t Think Chrono Trigger Was Anything Special
The songs featured in Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call‘s upcoming DLC will be from games such as Chrono Trigger, Bravely Default and Secret of Mana. Continue reading Square Enix Announces Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call Song DLC