Category Archive: Editorials

[EDITORIAL] No, XSEED Games is Not Teasing Ys Memories of Celceta for Steam


A tweet went out this morning from the @XSEEDGames twitter account. It looked like the above image. You can find the exact tweet here. People have immediately assumed that this is a hint or tease towards releasing Memories of Celceta on Steam, but there are a few things that can show that this may or …

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[Editorial] Regarding Suspicious Retail Listings


Once upon a time, my best friend would call me the ‘crusher of hopes and dreams.’ It’s almost like Dogi and walls, but makes the world a little more sad sometimes. This is because I try to provide a realistic view of things, and I would like to take a moment and give people that …

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[Editorial] The Origin of the Title of ‘Ys’ and its Misspelling

Flight of King Gradlon, by E. V. Luminais. Source: Wikipedia

With the recent announcement of the PS4 Ys title, I have seen so many people commenting with the erroneous ‘Y’s’ misspelling that seems to be everywhere. What about the origin of the title itself? Or the origin of the misspelling? The series roots itself into a fantasy retelling of our own world. Most of the …

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[EDITORIAL] Happy Tenth Anniversary, Kiseki Series! Picspam Unboxing of the Original Trilogy Limited Sets

On 6/24/2004, the first game in the Kiseki series would be released in Japan as The Legend of Heroes VI: Sora no Kiseki. As this title was released, there was no hint at all as for what the series would bring with it- which is arguably one of the most expansive worlds designed for an …

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[EDITORIAL] Udon Entertainment’s Kiseki Series “The Characters” and “The Illustration” Artbooks

"Clam Dip Flow!"

I apologize in advance for the quality of my photos. Cell phone camera and all. I was eager to pick up these books to support a good opportunity of something, even if it’s a little questionable choice to release them to English speaking fans when only 1/5th of the games featured in them has been …

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[EDITORIAL] Falcom and Twitter


Basic Information It all started on Jan 19, 2010: Falcom decided to join the world of twitter. In this amount of time, they have managed to amass over 44,000 followers, and are very active on the network: having published over 18,157 tweets as of this writing (when looking back at an earlier draft of this …

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