Haruhi Suzumiya, Endless Eight, Part 2 – Does Nagato really care?

bored Yuki NagatoNagato looking bored again

I wonder how much Nagato really cares that time is repeating? Or is her boredom in the eye of the beholder?

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Persona 4 is the most fulfilling game I’ve ever played

Chie, Yukiko, Rise and Naoto playing games

There’s only a handful of games that have gripped me completely. Knights of the Old Republic is the first that comes to mind, for its tremendous story and gameplay. Ocarina of Time is up there, simply because it was the first game in which I felt completely immersed in a 3D world. Half-Life 2 is up there, partly for its story and gameplay and partly because when you talk about "cinematic" gameplay, no game does it better. And then there was Persona 3 FES, which caught me completely by surprise, but melded elements of RPGs and dating sims so perfectly, and so addictively.

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