DRAGON QUEST III THE SEEDS OF SALVATION BRING ARTS: HERO

Dragon Quest III remains not only one of the greatest Dragon Quest games, but one of the best NES-era RPGs ever made. The ability to customize your party by creating your own characters and choosing their class was a great feature, as was the option to be able to change classes. For a classic RPG,…

Octopath Traveler Original Soundtrack

If you’re unfamiliar with Octopath Traveler check out my previous post here! Octopath Traveler is an amazing retro-style RPG that exemplifies many of the best aspects of the genre. Octopath Traveler has a great soundtrack that helps set the tone for many of its environments and emotional scenes. The battle themes give off an air…

Octopath Traveler

No, I haven’t given up on the site. I know it has been a while since I’ve posted, but I assure you Hobby Scratch isn’t going anywhere. Most of my free time has been taken up by playing the brand new Nintendo Switch I acquired recently. I actually had resigned to the fact that I…

Shenmue I & II PS4 Xbox One Pre-order!

  In celebration of Shenmue III finally being in production, Sega is re-releasing their now classic first and second entries in the series! Shenmue was originally an open-world action/rpg adventure game that was very innovative for its time. Shenmue was responsible for many firsts in gaming; for example, it coined the quick-time-event or QTE. Players…

Dragon Quest XI Western Release and Pre-Order

Dragon Quest XI has finally been announced for a Western release. I was beginning to get a bit concerned by the lack of news on a date, but it appears we finally have one on September 4th this year. Unfortunately, it appears that as of this writing, we will sadly not be getting the 3DS…

Street Fighter Bishoujo Cammy

Kotobukiya is bringing back their Street Fighter Cammy Bishoujo figure for another run! If you missed out on her the first time, here’s your chance.¬†Previously, I covered Chun-Li from the same line of figures, so be sure to check her out too. Cammy has been a fan favorite in the Street Fighter series for years….

The Longest Five Minutes – A Journey to Remember

“Memories”…proof of a life lived. The Longest Five Minutes is a game I had been looking forward to since I learned of its existence last year. It’s a retro-style RPG that is a combination of some things you would expect of the genre with a few twists; such as some visual novel-style elements where you…

Parfom Dragon’s Crown Pro Amazon

With the upcoming release of Dragon’s Crown Pro¬†in April, interest in the hit game has been reignited, and with that, comes a new figure of one of the main characters: the Amazon! Known for her very muscular thighs, she gives the “thicc” meme new meaning. Phat Company has masterfully captured the likeness of the Amazon…

figma Solid Snake: MGS2 Ver. [Metal Gear Solid 2 SONS OF LIBERTY]

Max Factory is set to produce more of their awesome Solid Snake figma figure! This version of Snake is modeled after his look in Metal Gear Solid 2:Sons of Liberty for the PS2. Snake has multiple points of articulation and comes with a variety of accessories that allow you to recreate your favorite scenes. Snake…

NieR:Automata BRING ARTS 2B & Machine lifeform (2 Set)

Nier:Automata is one of the most popular games of 2017. 2B, the iconic main character has entered her way into the hearts of gamers everywhere, so it’s fitting that Square Enix is blessing fans with this figure set! 2B is extremely detailed and comes with a variety of accessories. 2B’s clothing is faithfully reproduced with…

Cuphead Funko Vinyl Figures

I’ve always been critical of the (in my opinion) very generic looking figures of the Funko Pop! line, but these Funko vinyl figures are surprisingly well-made. From the new sensation Cuphead, Funko brings us the two heroes Cuphead and Mugman and the antagonist, The Devil himself. Cuphead and Mugman are in their poses from the…

Granblue Fantasy Narmaya 1/7 Figure

Granblue Fantasy is a popular mobile RPG and had a 13 episode anime series air earlier this year. Check it out if you haven’t seen it, but first stick around for today’s post! This beautifully crafted 1/7 scale figure is a character from the game; Narmaya, the blader. Narmaya is posed on her knees, resting…