Author: balladbird

X-men Episode 3:  Armor  (Insert clever witicism here)

X-men Episode 3: Armor (Insert clever witicism here)

When we last left our Hero, Balladbird was documenting the attempts of a ragtag group...

X-men Episode 2: U-men… (no other letters invited)

X-men Episode 2: U-men… (no other letters invited)

It’s been a long week since we had our explosive start, and now the X-team...

Star Ocean EX Episode 4: Heraldic Magic (my… boobs are grinding down?)

Star Ocean EX Episode 4: Heraldic Magic (my… boobs are grinding down?)

First of all, an apology is in order.  I’ve been gone a LONG time.  Living...

Star Ocean EX episode 3: "The Magic Stone" (let the implicit fight scenes roll on!)

Star Ocean EX episode 3: "The Magic Stone" (let the implicit fight scenes roll on!)

There’s a lot to be said for animation that tries to avoid being animated, and...

Star Ocean EX episode 2: Encounter  (aka: the dangers of silver haired guys in JRPGS)

Star Ocean EX episode 2: Encounter (aka: the dangers of silver haired guys in JRPGS)

                Nothing beats a first episode full of...

Star Ocean EX Episode 1:  Transport [First Impression]

Star Ocean EX Episode 1: Transport [First Impression]

First of all, an introduction is in order.  Hello world, my handle is Balladbird.  You...