Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King Review

     Dragon Quest is one of the series I’ve always meant to get around to playing but never have except for the on rails hack and slash spin off Dragon Quest Swords. Considering the titles sells boat loads in Japan and always gets lots of praise, I figured it was about time for me to check out a title in the main series. Enter Dragon Quest VIII the (obviously) eighth entry in the numbered Dragon Quest series and the latest to be released in North America and Europe. Can Dragon Quest VIII stand out in the sea of PlayStation 2 Role Playing Games? Or is it just another RPG?

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Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 3 Lair of the Leviathan Review

This review focuses on the WiiWare version of Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter Three Lair of the Leviathan. Screenshots are from the PC release of Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter Three Lair of the Leviathan. Originally posted on Default Prime.

     After much delay, Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 3: Lair of the Leviathan finally is available  on WiiWare. By this point in the series it is probably fairly easy to tell whether or not you will like the rest of the series, but Tales of Monkey Island Chapter 3 does throw in a few changes that might move some players who are on the fence about buying the third chapter. Will these new changes reignite your pirate spirit? Or will you simply feel it’s an old treasure not worth searching for?

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