The Faraway Paladin episode 8

Rating: 3.5 As Will has begun his journey, his knowledge of the world has steadily expanded. With the meeting of additional traveling companions, it jumps forward in leaps and bounds. In a meta sense, this is the most important development in this episode, though if you were to ask Will, another discovery is far moreContinue reading “The Faraway Paladin episode 8”

The Faraway Paladin episode 7

Rating: 4 (of 5) Given the way last episode ended, the expectation was that this episode would be more action-intensive. Indeed, we do get that – sort of. While this episode does have a few decent scenes of Will (later with Menel’s support) wiping out lower-level demons, the length and staging of those fights remindsContinue reading “The Faraway Paladin episode 7”

The Faraway Paladin ep 6

NOTE: Apologies for this being late! I’ve had it done since Sunday, but just realized that I failed to post it. 😦 Rating: 4 (of 5) With this episode the series takes on a new angle, expanding the setting as William leaves his undead family behind and explores the greater world. While I always foundContinue reading “The Faraway Paladin ep 6”

The Faraway Paladin ep 4

Rating: 4.5 In most class-based RPGs (whether tabletop or VG), the process of choosing a class is not organic. In the early days, which stats one got the best die rolls in determined class; in more recent years, party needs (if the character is developed as part of a party) and character concepts have tendedContinue reading “The Faraway Paladin ep 4”