Game Name: 13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim (2020)
Developer: Vanillaware (Dragon’s Crown, Odin Sphere, Grim Grimoire)
Categories: Non-Linear Storybook, Sidescroller, Adventure, SciFi Homage Frappé, Tolerable Japanese Teens, Multiple Playable Viewpoints, Intertwining Fates, Mecha, Kaiju, Time Travel, Dystopia, Gorgeous 2D Art, Hideous 3D Battles, Pausable RTS,
Insane Onscreen Unit Count, Tower Defense 2.0, Hero Unit Positioning, Mission Rankings, Unlockable Abilities, RPG Statistics, Lame Techno/JPop, Inconsistent Sound Design, Impressive Voicework, Likeable and Fully Realized Characters, Physical Bundle Artbook.
May Appeal To: manga nerds, sci-fi critics, digital artists, RTS dominators, and seasoned gamers looking for fresh game elements blended in interesting ways.
May Repulse: impatient or juvenile gamers looking for simple plots and consistent action.