Matthew Sawrey

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Rainbow Moon

If the definition of insanity, as Albert Einstein (and more recently that Far Cry 3 maniac) once put it, is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting a different outcome, then my time with Rainbow Moon has left me downright certifiable. You see, Rainbow Moon is a classically difficult Japanese strategy-RPG, with all of the associated frustrations of levelling, and addictive qualities of drip-fed progression, in the ilk of Disgaea and Final Fantasy Tactics. So when, at 20 hours and over 100 battles in, I still held out hope that the monotony of level grinding would even out into a well-balanced, varied experience, I realized it was about time that someone called the men in white coats.

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This entry was posted on July 31, 2012 by in Review and tagged , , , , , , .
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