Nadia has been writing about games for so long, only the wind and the rain (or the digital facsimiles thereof) remember her true name. She's written for Nerve, About.com, Gamepro, IGN, 1UP, PlayStation Official Magazine, and other sites and magazines that sling words about video games. She co-hosts the Axe of the Blood God podcast, where she mostly screams about Dragon Quest.@nadiaoxford email@example.com
Cloud Strife is a big, big boy.
Everything's going to be OK. Right?
Maybe don't use Surprise Trade for a while, all right?
Chocobo Chick is adorable. Carbuncle is frightening. Cactaur is Cactaur.
If Grand Oak gives you some chocolate and it tastes bitter, stop eating it immediately.
Will it star a Kougra whose owner hasn't fed it in 18 years?
"Do you like apples, dog? Well, you do now. Eat it. EAT IT."
Sound is canceled forever. No more sound.
Vagrant Story is a great game, but it shouldn't be excused from hard-hitting questions.
Maybe tomorrow, Adol will want to settle down. Until tomorrow, he'll just keep moving on.
The Dark Flier is like the Pegasus Knight, but, y'know, more goth.
It's Mewtwo's birthday, and the least we can do is remember to be excellent to each other.
Even that gonif Tom Nook has something nice to say. (Kidding. Nook is all right.)
A Link Between Many, Many Worlds
Sadly, western audiences are denied the peaceful resolution X and Zero fought for.
We've seen neither hide nor (long, luxurious) hair of Bayonetta in over two years. She's overdue for an appearance.
Nintendo's hand-drawn Mario art is a real mood-booster, and someone just uploaded a ton of it.
When it comes to video game discourse, everything old is forever new.
"Hey-hey! I can ruin you!"
Now you can count exactly how many seconds the Knights of the Round summon sucks away from your life.
Polterkitty helped, too. A little.
Given Mario's enormous star power, why isn't he more lucrative in the mobile space?
Totally unbreakable. Totally insurmountable. Totally Master Lock.
The fun is back, oh yes-sir-ee, it's a chain of hotels from A-tar-i!
There weren't any car chases, but it's still a harrowing tale.
The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Pew Pew.
Super Nintendo World is about to get Epic [Universe].
Turns out there's massive appeal in petting cows without having to muck out stables.
Whooo's the best starter Pokemon ever?
"Smash Bros. tournament, July 4th, 1921."
Sakurai has a twisted sense of humor, and he's not afraid to use it.
I'm as happy as a Charmander snoozing by a campfire.
A resurfaced prototype for an N64 controller screen looks pretty familiar.
Dragon Quest fans are happy this movie's coming West, sort of.
An overlooked Wii U RPG gets deserved top billing on Switch.
Just make sure any pipes you jump down don't lead to the park's septic tanks.
Super Mario Bros. 2 is a major part of Nintendo's history, but it seems scared to dish out relevant nostalgia.
See the Nintendo plaque, $5. Touch the Nintendo plaque, $10.
Tetris' creator is excited to see his game flourish as a competitive experience.
Why does Galarian Slowking hide its face? We might find the answer in literature, music, or both.
Pokemon comes home later this winter.
Our tiny house in the middle of our tiny street.
Let some online competition vroom-vroom your winter blues away.
Orre should not exist. It is a monument to man's arrogance.
Tokyo Mirage Sessions' unique battle system is a real bop.
Kazushige Nojima isn't mad that you peeked, he's just disappointed.
Ground control to Mother 4.
2020 is loaded with RPGs, and it already hurts so good.
"So long, Stinktown."
Whoops, I accidentally RPG again.
"Ever hear the one about the Lalafell who had a 12-inch pianist?"
Gen 4's gender differences once went way beyond heart-shaped Pikachu tails.
The former Mega Man producer's latest game, Dragon & Colonies, is going to dragon heaven.
Dragon Quest 11's sales numbers aren't draggin'.
It's you and me. I know it's our destiny...to walk to the store.
We're all going to need "all our courage" if Airy shows her tiny, insufferable face again.
Our list is the definitive list. Worship it. All attempts to deviate will be halted using fire.
The hopes and dreams of Galar region's trainers are coming soon to a small screen near you.
Three games later, we finally earn a "2."
We know who he is. Cloud's not the type of guy to commit identity fraud, right?
A new Sonic game? A new Arkham game? A crossover?
Even the world's worst translation can't destroy a good yarn about slaying the Lord.
The music that defined a generation. Oh and Nirvana, I guess.
Who knows where the whims of fate may lead us?
SaGa series Director Akitoshi Kawazu and Producer Masanori Ichikawa talk to us about the series' revival in the West, Final Fantasy Legend, and the industry's tendency to call everything an "RPG."
You can't build a Minecraft deal this good.
Gotta catch all these amazing deals.
It's dangerous to pay full price! Read these Zelda deals and equip yourself with great savings.
Max 'Lax impacts with stacked knickknacks he piggybacks.
Start dancing and bring in the llamas, because we have some awesome Fortnite deals for you.
If you're shopping for someone who still finds beauty in cartridges and pixels, have we got a gift guide for you.
The second part of Cloud Stife's crazy shenanigans will hopefully arrive sooner than later.
Ride, my pretties! Final Fantasy 7 Remake draws ever closer!
This week's Axe of the Blood God is a titillating mailbag episode. Kat and Nadia discuss Pokemon, more Saturn RPGs, and Bahamut Lagoon's unorthodox methods of dragon-rearing.
When Gideon Mantell accidentally mixed up early Iguanodon fossils, at least no living creatures suffered.
Hold up y'all, I think that Ghost-type kid is a zombie.
Today on "Wild Pokemon Kingdom..."
Cor blimey, six mad Magikarp!
After all the controversy, it turns out that Pokemon Sword and Shield is actually pretty darn good.
Catchin' the love alongside the Legendaries.
Are you worthy of being a Pokemon's friend? Probably not, but at least Sword and Shield lets you try.
The servers are on, and the players are trickling in. Here's what it's like to interact with them.
Game Freak gives the Switch a unique salute in Sword and Shield.
You'll encounter Pokemon you can't catch in the Wild Area, but don't fret about missing out on a shiny.
GTS is gone, but vendor trash Pokemon will still clog the digital realm.
Game Freak prefers to make us cozy on the Switch instead of breaking barriers.
You'll probably come in last at whichever game you're playing, but you'll look good while losing.
Psychological suggestion is a Monster of a motivator.
Pokemon Masters is about to use a Hyper Potion on its problems.
The Blue Bomber did quite well in his latest fight for everlasting peace.
Not just anyone can beckon the Knights of the Round.
What a frightening omission.
I would walk 500 miles to witness a Pokemon soap opera.
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