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VGChartz Staff - Jacob James (RenderMonk), Writer

Jacob James grew up in the golden era of 8- and 16-bit games, forever shaping and molding him as a life-long gamer. Some favorites include: Secret of Mana, Chrono Trigger, Final Fantasy and Super Mario RPG. Jacob graduated FullSail University with a degree in Computer Animation, so he has a working knowledge and understanding of what it takes to make these imaginative and immersive games he spends so much time playing and reviewing. You can follow him at


Kingdoms of Amalur: Re-Reckoning (PS4)
Immortal Realms: Vampire Wars (PS4)
Windbound (NS)
Mortal Shell (PS4)
Othercide (PS4)
Desperados III (PS4)
Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order (PS4)
Sparklite (NS)
Stranded Sails: Explorers of the Cursed Islands (NS)
Frostpunk: Console Edition (PS4)
Indivisible (PS4)
Northgard (NS)
Torchlight II (NS)


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