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NY is in the midst of another Nor’Easter, which means heavy, wet snow (12 to 15 inches expected!), high winds, and the possibility of a blackout. So if I don’t respond to you, know that I am sitting quietly in my room hoping the monster under the bed does not get me in this infinite darkness.

In a few days, I’ll be the new owner of Ni no Kuni II. I did not say proud because I’m not sure yet that I’ll love it. I adore Level-5 but for some reason, the “immature” story, which is the word on the street, is off-putting. But! Then I tell myself, wellllll, I loved Yo-kai Watch. Mainly due to the fact that it involves folklore. But I also played the football one...Inazuma Eleven. And quite frankly, this shouldn’t bother me at all.

So hrm... I really don’t know! I’m still going to play it but I’m going in with some reservations. But building! And a JRPG! Sounds like I really do want to like this game though, huh? Maybe some people would say that my thoughts sound like a convincing argument to get the game...

For Today’s Suggested Topic(s). Answers to one all, none, or some will do:

  • Have you ever bought a game on someone’s recommendation? Did you like it? Did you hate it?
  • What’s the latest game you played that you loved and would recommend to someone? Sell it!
  • It’s the first day of Spring! The first full day, that is. What Spring time activities do you engage in? Is this the best season? What is?

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