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Game Armor Analysis: Valkyria Chronicles

Valkyria Chronicles, by Sega So I started playing Valkyria Chronicles again here recently and thought I’d do a writeup on the armor and uniforms the infantrywomen in the game. Valkyria is a period-fantasy Anime with World War II technology and aesthetics. The … Continue reading

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Chun Li, by Tim Löchner

Chun Li, by Tim Löchner Okay, NaNoWriMo done for another year. Back to business as usual! I guess it would have been summer of ’91 or ’92, I was at a Pizza Hut with my brothers and some cousins, watching … Continue reading

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Silverlan, by Leo Black

Silverlan, by Leo Black “To survive, they became wise in the ways of the sheltering forests and hid themselves from their enemies. They were wise in wood-lore, and their eyes were bright as all the Elves’ with starlight.” —David Day, … Continue reading

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Highland, by Leo Black

Highland, by Leo Black “Twelve Highlanders and a bagpipe make a rebellion.” —Scottish Proverb Happy First Anniversary to Sartorially Smart Heroines! Can’t believe I’ve been at this for a year. Thanks so much to all of you for sticking with … Continue reading

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Link, by Edli Akolli

Link, by Edli Akolli “… … …” —Link, Chosen Heroine of the Godess Hylia Admittedly, the only of the Legend of Zelda games I’ve played extensively were on the NES and Game Boy, Link’s Awakening being the only one I … Continue reading

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Agrias Oaks of Final Fantasy Tactics

I’ve been meaning for a while to offer a write-up on Agrias Oaks, the lovely Holy Knight from Final Fantasy Tactics. I love this rather tender image of Agrias and her charge, Princess Ovelia, that I found on Tumblr a … Continue reading

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Game armor analysis—Final Fantasy Tactics (part 2 of 2)

Continued from part 1. I should probably clear up certain aspects of the job classes for a better understanding of Tactics for those not familiar with the game. Characters don’t tend to keep to the same class as the game … Continue reading

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