Anthony John Agnello

Anthony John Agnello

Anthony John Agnello is a writer living in New York. He works as the Community Manager of Joystiq.com and his writing has appeared in The AV Club, Salon, Edge, and many others. He is patiently waiting for Namco to finish Klonoa 3.
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Gaming

Jetsetter: Forget the Xbox One, ‘Persona 5’ is here!

This week in Jetsetter, we celebrate the biggest event in the gaming year that was 2013! No, not the release of Xbox One! It's the countdown to Atlus' Persona 5.
Gaming

Jetsetter: Japan still wins when it comes to console launches

This week in Jetsetter, the launches of PlayStation 4 and Xbox One get us all misty eyed and look backward on the biggest launches in the old gaming days of Japan. We look at the mania surrounding big Dragon Quest releases and look at how…
Game Review

XCOM: Enemy Within Review

XCOM: Enemy Within review.
Game Review

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds Review

The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds review.
Gaming

Jetsetter: Could Nintendo go back to being a Japan-only game maker?

Jetsetter casts its gaze back towards Nintendo again as the company reports disappointing Wii U sales in the third quarter. Could Nintendo survive purely on domestic business? Japan's best selling games charts for the 21st century say a lot…
Gaming

Jetsetter: Sony teases the return of the PocketStation, proving weird never dies

This week in Jetsetter, we look at how the international gaming market in countries like India, Russia, and China are keeping devoted gaming consoles alive, while Sony poses as the last man standing making truly bizarre regional gaming…
Gaming

Jetsetter: Britannia, the golden land of Nintendo import games

This week in Jetsetter, we turn our eyes to Great Britain. While the UK doesn't seem like a golden for import gamers, it's become a treasure trove for English-speaking Nintendo fans over the past decade. Nintendo of America may ignore great…
Game Review

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate Review

Batman: Arkham Origins Blackgate review.
Gaming

Shoot the core: How Takamasa Shiba plans to preserve the old ways with ‘Drakengard 3’

Drakengard series producer and co-creator Takamasa Shiba chats with Digital Trends about his plans for Drakengard 3 and his attitude toward shifting desires in the video games space for more casual-friendly fare.
Gaming

Prom dresses and weird fantasy: Hands-on with ‘Lightning Returns’

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII is as weird as the series has ever been with its prom dresses and multi-mouthed boulders, but it's also a return to longtime series staples with its heavier focus on exploration and discovery.
Gaming

Jetsetter: Angry Birds go Bollywood as Rovio tries to take India

This week in Jetsetter, we talk about how games change when they cross cultures and look at how the maker of Angry Birds is thinking about changing its game in India. Then we check in on a fast growing game maker in China who's partnered…
Gaming

Jetsetter: Wii U sales jump 685-percent in the UK

This week in Jetsetter, Nintendo manages to get a little Wii U love in the United Kingdom thanks to The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker HD. Meanwhile, Dead Rising 3 gets no love at all in Germany. Finally, the Dragon Quest series gets a new…