Percy Ranson

Percy Ranson is a non-binary writer based in Melbourne. They have no choice but to critically analyse their favourite media, due to years of gaming, theatre, and Creative Art studies. They can be found on Twitter at @Manarethan

Percy's Latest Articles

The Diofield Chronicle
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The DioField Chronicle Review - Real-Time in an Unreal World

The DioField Chronicle fails to capitalise on both its unique real-time combat system, and the potential of its narrative genre. 

Steelrising review PS5
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Steelrising review - A revolution, but hardly revolutionary

Steelrising is a visual spectacle with an unique setting, but attempts to mimic the action and wonder of its influences…

Monster Hunter Rise Sunbreak review PC
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Monster Hunter Rise: Sunbreak review - A beautiful new dawn

Sunbreak is an excellent 'Master Rank' expansion for Monster Hunter Rise, with finely honed systems and great end-game content.

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Why Fire Emblem: Three Houses deserves all the fanfiction it can get

When you love a cast of characters, it’s only natural that you want to spend more time with them. Fanfiction…

lucio from overwatch in soccer uniform - part of the game's diverse lineup
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Character diversity is more involved than just ticking boxes

Activision Blizzard's diversity tool has come under fire for good reason. What good is something that can't understand character context?

How to find the tabletop rpg (trpg or ttrpg) group for you
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Where in the world is your perfect TTRPG group?

Finding a TRPG group is like getting into a relationship. Here's some sage advice for finding the perfect tabletop experience…

world building tips for tabletop role playing games
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World-building tips for your next TTRPG adventure

Building a world in a TTRPG can be rewarding, but it's easy to burn yourself out. Here are some key…

Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin
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Stranger of Paradise: Final Fantasy Origin Review - My Way or the Highway

Stranger of Paradise has an incredible tale to tell. Unfortunately, it isn’t up to the task of telling it well.

Babylon's Fall
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Babylon’s Fall Review - Lost in Translation

Despite a strong pedigree and interesting concepts, Babylon’s Fall is a boring, laborious, and unfulfilling action game experience.

Total War Warhammer 3
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Total War: Warhammer 3 Review - The Daemon’s Souls of War-Gaming

Total War: Warhammer 3 expands the grand strategy series with interesting new factions, game modes, and more approachable tutorials.

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