It's time to set out on an adventure the likes of which you have never seen in this new installment exploring the world of Game Arts' 1999 PS1 JRPG Grandia.
If you're looking to get your hands on physical copies of Gold & Steel's first two volumes, then you will want to find yoru way to Chapters on Kenmount Road in St. John's. Alongside an amazing array of authors in the local section, you'll find As Fierce as Steel and The Worth of Gold front... Continue Reading →
Chris gets back in the ring, the virtual ring, that is, to take on four classic Nintendo 64 game made by the AKI Corporation. It's time for No Mercy, and then some!
Chris sits down for a look at an action RPG that takes some strange and shocking turns. Read on for the full scoop on Quintet's weird middle child of the Gaia trilogy.
Chris takes a stroll through all three Donkey Kong Country titles for the SNES. Grab a vine and swing on in to see what he thought of the trilogy.
You might have noticed something different here on the page lately, and that was a new post about an old video game named Chrono Cross. Going forward, Chris and contributors and guests to Gold & Steel will be posting reviews of all sorts of media. Check back to see what we'll be taking a look... Continue Reading →
Square's follow-up to Chrono Trigger, does it live up to the original masterpiece? Read on to see what Chris had to say about it.
Being an independent author can often be as rewarding as it is challenging. Most days, I enjoy the extra tasks that come with it, and in pre-pandemic times, it afforded me many opportunities as a vendor of my own work to get out across Canada and meet readers and writers from all over and all... Continue Reading →
2020. What else do I need to say? Those four digits in that particular order summons all the frustration, angst, shock, and exhaustion of the past 365 days, doesn’t it? I’m at a little bit of a loss for words beyond that, to be honest. Yet, I’ll clack at the keys and try to come... Continue Reading →
Newfoundland author Andrew Marc Rowe recently took the time to read As Fierce as Steel, the first volume of Gold & Steel and give his analysis of the book. Before we dive into his thoughts on AFaS, let's talk about Rowe himself. From his own author biography: Andrew Marc Rowe moonlights as a wizard when... Continue Reading →