Remembering Old Friends: Neverwinter

The idea of a First Town is a mainstay of roleplaying games. It has its origins in stories the genre draws inspiration from, as with Frodo’s Hobbiton; and it’s there in the stories the genre’s inspired, too, as with Kirito and the rather obtusely named Town of Beginnings. They are sometimes rustic, sometimes cosmopolitan, often…

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Remembering Old Friends: Yoshi

Welcome to “Remembering Old Friends,” a column where the writers of Girls Got Game do spotlights on video game characters that have rocked their worlds. Join us in our feelings! The question we should all be asking at this point is who DOESN'T love Yoshi? This funny little dinosaur (lizard... thing) is as iconic as…

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Remembering Old Friends: Chun-Li

Welcome to “Remembering Old Friends”, a column where the writers of Girls Got Game do spotlights on video game characters that have rocked their worlds. Join us in our feelings! Anyone who knows me might find it odd that my first entry for this column is on a Street Fighter II character. I’m unapologetically biased towards…

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