Pokemon Yellow Version Review

Pokemon Yellow Version is a 1998 role-playing video game developed by Game Freak, published by Nintendo, and released for Game Boy.  It is an enhanced version of Pokemon Red Version and Pokemon Blue Version, and follows the player who controls the protagonist and navigates him throughout the fictional region of Kanto in a quest to master Pokemon battling while battle the gang Team Rocket. Positives: Lots of replayability Extensive gameplay Fun gameplay Great soundtrack Negatives: Dated graphics Lacks content Lacks a story Campaign: There two main objectives; catching, evolving, and trading…

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Outlaw Star Review

Outlaw Star is a 1998 science fantasy western space opera Japanese animated series directed by Mitsuru Hongo, based on the manga by Takehiko Ito, the  plot follows protagonist Gene Starwind and his motley crew of an inherited ship dubbed the Outlaw Star, as they search for a legendary, outer space treasure trove called the “Galactic Leyline”. Positives: Great characters Great music Good voice performances Great action Decent animation style The writing is good The story is awesome Great humor Touching moments Great setup Negatives: Lackluster antagonist Episodics can distractive Plot:  The premise follows a young man,…

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The Umbrella Conspiracy (Resident Evil #1) Review

The Umbrella Conspiracy (Resident Evil #1) is a 1998 science fiction survival horror novel written by S. D. Perry and published by Pocket Books.  Serving as a novelization of the video game Resident Evil the story follows members of Alpha S.T.A.R.S. (Special Tactics And Rescue Squad) team in Raccoon City, whose search for Bravo Team leads them to the Spencer estate where they find horrors that defy imagination. Positives: Good characters Maintains tense atmosphere Interesting plot Great antagonist Writing is descriptive Negatives: n/a Plot:  The Umbrella Conspiracy follows members of…

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Caliban Cove (Resident Evil #2) Review

Caliban Cove (Resident Evil #2) is a 1998 science fiction horror novel written by S. D. Perry and published with Pocket Books.  Set in between the events of Resident Evil and Resident Evil 2, the story follows Rebecca Chambers and former members of S.T.A.R.S. who travel to Caliban Cove to stop a madman from unleashing a new virus upon the world. Positives: Interesting story Awesome protagonist Good writing Likable characters Negatives: Story isn’t compelling Flat antagonist Plot: The story follows combat medic and biochemist Rebecca Chambers, the sole survivor of…

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The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time Review

The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time is a 1998 action adventure video game developed and published by Nintendo, released for the Nintendo 64, GameCube, and iQue Player.  Serving as the fifth installment in The Legend of Zelda series, the plot follows Link in the land of Hyrule, who sets out on a quest to stop Ganondorf, king of the Gerudo tribe, from obtaining the Triforce, a sacred relic that grants the wishes of its holder. Positives: Good story Exciting gameplay Terrific soundtrack Great characters Large open world Negatives: Dated…

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