Retro Sensei

Site Update

I’m currently testing a new layout and theme for RetroSensei.com. This should give the site a more modern look and feel. If you encounter any issues, please feel free to reply to this post and drop me a line!

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Coffee

Nerd Fuel: Donut Shop – Honey Bun

During my recent trek to find new K-Cup varieties, I came across a new Donut Shop flavor that I had never seen before; honey bun. Now, it’s no secret that plain Donut Shop is one of my all time favorite K-Cups. Also, of their flavored offerings that I’ve encountered thus far, only one failed to […]

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Star Wars

Catching up with Star Wars

Over the last year or so, I’ve really fallen behind on my Star Wars related posts. For quite a while I was pretty consistent with my reviews of Star Wars comics and novels. But somehow, I let time get away from me. Starting next month, I’m going to be playing catch up. I’ll be picking […]

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Game Review

Review: Phantasy Star

When I was growing up in the 80’s, there were two types of kids. Nintendo kids and SEGA kids. I, like most others, was firmly committed to Nintendo. But, those kids that stood with SEGA always had a reputation for being extremely loyal to their underdog console. I’ll admit, my exposure to SEGA consoles was […]

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Dungeons and Dragons

Third Party D&D: Creature Codex (Kobold Press)

Recently, I posted a review for a third-party D&D supplement from Kobold Press; Tome of Beasts.  Today, I want to discuss the second monster book in their series – Creature Codex. Like its predecessor, Creature Codex started as a Kickstarter project. The campaign was a brilliant success! In fact, it even met several stretch goals […]

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Game Review

Collective Review: Ninja Gaiden Trilogy

Wow! It has been quite some time since I reviewed an NES title! This is mainly due to the fact that I played the majority of the NES games on my list years ago. Now, that I’ve started my Retro Rewind posts, I can finally catch up on a number of classics that slipped through […]

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Retro Sensei

Spring 2019 Update

A few months ago, when I completed my initial playthroughs for the PS1/N64 era, I introduced the “Retro Flashback” series of articles on this site. This was my way to sort of play catch up before starting to dive into the next generation of gaming. So far, I’ve covered the golden age of video games […]

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DLC

DLC Review: Final Fantasy XV – Episode Ardyn

Just when you thought you’d experienced the last that Final Fantasy XV had to offer, SE drops the final downloadable episode for the game. That’s right, this is it. The final DLC for FFXV; Episode Ardyn. Yes, I know. For a while there was a talk of a whole new slew of downloadable content. But, […]

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