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Nikholai K

Freelancer | Ex-Producer | Writer & reviewer | Final Fantasy & Metal Gear nerd | All views & opinions are my own
Sublevel Zero Redux

Sublevel Zero Redux Review – Laser Death All Around

It’s not often I find myself clicking with a game that punishes me so much for simple mistakes. Often I would fly just too close to an incoming attack and find my ship blowing up in front of me. That, or I would forget to check the room completely before opening up my crafting screen and find myself taking damage from that unchecked side.

The PS Vita Turns Five Years Old Today!

Today marks the fifth birthday for Sony’s handheld console the PlayStation Vita. Released five years ago back in 2012 it was a move by Sony to bring the level of games seen on the likes of the PlayStation 3 to the handheld market.
NieR: Automata

NieR: Automata Trailer Highlights Weapon Types

Upcoming action title Nier: Automata has gotten a new trailer showing off a number of the games weapons and attack moves. Nier: Automata makes use of fast-paced combat and movement and you can bet it looks awesome.
A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV

A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV set to Launch Next Month

If you were following the pre-order's for Final Fantasy XV you might recall a few versions came with a little extra game: A King's Tale: Final Fantasy XV. Though originally a pre-order bonus it will now be launching for free on March 1.
Final Fantasy XV

Booster Pack+ and Patch Release Announced for Final Fantasy XV

Continuing with the updates for Final Fantasy XV, Square Enix have released not one, but two updates including a number of features and items.

I Am Setsuna Gets New Trailer Ahead of Switch Release

Square Enix previously announced that it's JPRG I Am Setsuna is set to be a launch title for the Nintendo Switch, and now they've released a new trailer to give us a little reminder.
Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood

Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood Summons A Ton Of New Information

During the Final Fantasy XIV FanFest keynote in Frankfurt today, director and Producer Naoki Yoshida took to the stage to announce a number of...
Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood

Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood To Get Samurai Job Class

During the Final Fantasy XIV FanFest keynote in Frankfurt today, director and Producer Naoki Yoshida took to the stage to announce a number of new details about the upcoming Final Fantasy XIV Expansion, Stormblood.
NieR: Automata

NieR: Automata Gets New Trailer, Gameplay and Information.

Upcoming action RPG NieR: Automata, developed by Platinum Games, has recently received a new trailer and some gameplay showing off a number of features.
Kingdom Hearts

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue Review

As a long time fan of Kingdom Hearts it's exciting to be able to sit down with the latest HD collection release as we await Kingdom Hearts 3. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue looks to give us a glimpse into the future of the series as well as more of the series on the PlayStation 4 for the first time. The question to be answered though is if this package is worth your time and if it will really help to fill the gap until Kingdom Hearts 3.

Nobuo Uematsu and Symphonic Odysseys London team up for live concert

If you're a fan of the music from games such as Final Fantasy, Blue Dragon, Lost Odyssey and many more then you are in for a treat. Merregnon Studios, the creators of the award winning Final Symphony and Symphonic Fantasies music concerts, have announced they are returning to London this June.
playstation 4

Sony Announces PlayStation 4 Update 4.50

Sony have announced the latest system software update for the PlayStation 4, update 4.50. This update will bring a number of features to the PlayStation 4 and is available now for people who would like to try it out in a beta state. This update will offer up some new options and cool features so let’s jump right in.
Final Fantasy XIV

Final Fantasy XIV ‘Valentione’s Day’ Event Underway

Come one come all for the annual ‘Valentione’s Day’ in Final Fantasy XIV, which is back once again in the land of Eorzea.
Final Fantasy 7

A Surface Retrospective of Final Fantasy VII

The Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary is here. The long running fantasy series that has captured the hearts of gamers all around the world. For thirty years, developer Square Enix have continued to develop the franchise into what it is today, spanning fifteen mainline games, a number of spins offs, films, and more. It has become the identity of the company and the gem for many fans who embrace it all. As the thirty-year anniversary celebration event is now over, I thought I'd take a moment to look back over franchise and remember some of the stunning moments. More importantly though, is the date that the celebration is happening.
Tales of Berseria

Tales of Berseria Review – Darkness At It’s Lowest

The Tales series of games is long running and its latest entry, Tales of Berseria, pitches itself as being a step forward for the series with a much darker tone.

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