• Bookish Gift Guide,  The AV Club

    Bookish Gift Guide: RPG Edition

    RPG (Role Playing Game) gamers love to lose themselves in fantastical worlds for hours at a time. In most cases, these people are just as imaginative and fun as their sessions. They’re itching to know what will happen next in their story, and they probably obsess over their games a lot more than they’d like to admit. You may or may not know the all details of these games, but what you do know is that you want to get something special this holiday season for your RPG-loving friend. There are lots of little things that gamers want, but it’s sometimes hard to justify spending the money on fun things.…

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    Fire Emblem: Awakening

    Release Date: February 4, 2013 ESRB Rating: T for Teen Alcohol Reference, Fantasy Violence, Mild Language, Mild Suggestive Themes Genre: Turn-Based Strategy; Tactical RPG | Publisher: Nintendo | Developer: Intelligent Systems Summary (from IGN): In the visually stunning world of the Fire Emblem Awakening game, you command and fight alongside an army of spirited heroes standing against an enemy with the power to destroy empires; a dark dragon whose agents include armies of the undead. Plan your attack, customize your forces, and guide your heroes as you forge alliances that strengthen your resolve in battle and shape the course of history. Lead a team of distinct characters with unique abilities,…