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The Top 5 Metal Gear Solid Songs

The Top 5 Metal Gear Solid Songs

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- Metal Gear Solid has always had an incredibly memorable score, so that made picking the top five songs in the series incredibly difficult. The only stipulations for this l...


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10 Saddest Moments In The Kingdom Hearts Franchise

10 Saddest Moments In The Kingdom Hearts Franchise

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- When Kingdom Hearts was announced back at E3 2001, there were mixed opinions about the news that it would merge the worlds of Final Fantasy and Disney. We didn't realize a...


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Top 10 Square/Square Enix Games

Top 10 Square/Square Enix Games

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- Square is a company that has a rich history and it's been responsible for so many excellent games since its redemption in 1987 with Final Fantasy on the NES. Sometimes i...


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How I Became Hooked On .hack

How I Became Hooked On .hack

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- Have you ever wondered what makes games like 'World of Warcraft', 'Guild Wars' or even 'Final Fantasy XI Online' so popular in the gaming world? I was never one to play MM...


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RPG Gems: Breath of Fire V: Dragon Quarter

RPG Gems: Breath of Fire V: Dragon Quarter

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- Throughout the 16 and 32-bit eras, Capcom's Breath of Fire series was always solid, if not particularly ambitious. That all changed with Breath of Fire: Dragon Quarter -- ...


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Memory Lane: SSX Tricky

Memory Lane: SSX Tricky

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- There are a bunch of Snowboarding titles that have tried to make the 'boarding' experience as fun as the real thing, but not many of the succeeded. That was, until SSX cam...


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RPG Gems: Final Fantasy XII

RPG Gems: Final Fantasy XII

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- Final Fantasy XII does so much to reinvent the JRPG template that it hardly belongs in the same genre, much less part of the Final Fantasy series. Concepts like the "field...


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RPG Gems: The Peculiar Persona 3

RPG Gems: The Peculiar Persona 3

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- Potentially, Persona 3 could have been a train wreck. A spinoff of the Shin Megami Tensei series, it features randomly generated stages, with a huge focus on dungeon crawl...


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Gaming's Greatest Companies: Naughty Dog

Gaming's Greatest Companies: Naughty Dog

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- Although they haven't produced bucket loads of original IPs in their lifetime, Naughty Dog has still become a staple brand within the game industry. The IPs they've create...


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RPG Gems: Panzer Dragoon Saga

RPG Gems: Panzer Dragoon Saga

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- Modern gamers -- those brought up on fancy, high tech polygonal magic -- scoff at Final Fantasy VII's texture-less character models and low-res prerendered backgrounds, cl...


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10 Years Later: Revisiting Final Fantasy X

10 Years Later: Revisiting Final Fantasy X

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- Was Final Fantasy X the beginning of a new era for Square, or the last gasp of what some might term "the good old days?" That's the question that pops into my head whene...


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Order Of The Stone: Looking Back At Minecraft

Order Of The Stone: Looking Back At Minecraft

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- Back in May 2009, a small alpha version of a game that Markus Persson, known as "Notch" to most of his fans, was made available on the TIGSource.com forums. He had coded i...


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Remembering Parodius Non-Sense Fantasy For SNES

Remembering Parodius Non-Sense Fantasy For SNES

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- By the time of its 1992 European release, Parodius: Non-Sense Fantasy was a side scrolling shooter when the genre was rapidly becoming irrelevant, with R-Type and Gradius ...


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Disney, Square And Nostalgia

Disney, Square And Nostalgia

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- Most everything in the gaming press about the Kingdom Hearts series is always prefaced with some quaint comment about the strange marriage of Square Enix’s Final Fantasy...