Tag: Final Fantasy 7

Aerith Gainsborough is Not Helpless – A Cleric’s Lament

This post is a response to episode 679 of the podcast “This American Life” where the podcaster Lina Misitzis (@lmisitzis) wrongly categorized Aerith as a girl who needs saving. For those of you who are unaware, Aerith Gainsborough is a…

Ep. 8 – iOS Mobile Games

On this week’s episode, Janifer and Pedro discuss mobile games, social gaming, and what we love and what drives us crazy about each. Pedro rants about the freemium model. Janifer rants about substitutional parenting with video games. Pedro gushes about…

Remembering Final Fantasy VII

Once upon a time, during my Nintendo/SNES/Playstation One days I was a big RPG fan.  I loved classic titles like Dragon Warrior, Suikoden, Secret of Mana, and, of course, Final Fantasy.  I still have the booklet that comes with the…