Late Night Drinks with Fruity

Picture the scene, we're both sitting on the river bank and it's just after school with the sun just starting to cast a brilliant orange over us. The wind reasonably gentle, we see the grass waver back and forth, just like my courage and will power in an attempt to write this. It's one of those moments, where we're… » 2/09/15 8:02pm 2/09/15 8:02pm

TAY: Open Forum

Hello everyone, and welcome to the Open Forum. This is a place to talk about life, video games, or anything else, so feel free to hop in and join in the discussion. When you're done, feel free to peruse the articles on TAY and TAYClassic. Is… » 2/09/15 10:00am 2/09/15 10:00am

Simple Fun: How do you Enjoy Playing Videogames?

As the New Year begins, reflection of the Old Year takes precedent. The World Wide Web is awash with Top and Bottom lists of Games from 2014. The general consensus seems to be that last year saw a few excellent games hovering above a majority of… games of a significantly lower calibre. Big promises were left… » 1/15/15 12:00pm 1/15/15 12:00pm

Fruity's Miscellaneous Anime Awards of 2014!! (huzarr!)

Another year has come full cycle and along with it a slew of everyone and their mum's best offs and top 10's [insert medium] for 2014. I'm no different of course, as evidenced by the title above, if you've read it. Here I've tasked myself with the role of assigning the awards for the things that aren't appreciated… » 12/30/14 7:09pm 12/30/14 7:09pm

Satisfy my Curiosity and take this Test

I've never been one to buy into personality tests, as I feel like people are far too unique to cram into a category. However, after being introduced to the Briggs Meyer's personality test, I can't help but to see how creepily accurate it is with all the people who I have seen take it so far. Like, ultra creepily… » 12/09/14 2:10pm 12/09/14 2:10pm

Is Yoshi A Raging Capitalist?

Shocking events hit the Portuguese speaking video gaming world yesterday after Telmo from Meus Jogos DS tipped this portuguese speaking KoTAYkuite about something rather disturbing... » 10/08/14 7:31am 10/08/14 7:31am

You're All Grow Up: 18 Years of Nintendo 64

On this day 18 years ago, the Nintendo 64 arrived in US shops. Fashionably late to the party in relation to it's sibling rivals Playstation and Saturn it stubbornly retained the previous generation cartridge format and along with it all the good and bad aspects of that medium. » 9/29/14 7:15am 9/29/14 7:15am

Let's Ani-Debate! Ani-Debate Annoucement Topic

Here on Ani-TAY, we have very opinionated and passionate people. These people like to write and talk a lot, leading to heated debates and amazing discussions... so me and the other guys in the Ani-TAY chatroom decided... why not turn this into a series? Let's Ani-Debate. » 8/15/14 6:06pm 8/15/14 6:06pm

Rockmandash Rambles: What's with the Nintendo hate lately?

It seems as of late everybody's (well not here, but on comments over the internet and such) been hating on Nintendo, like it's cool to dislike Nintendo. You'll see the next article about how Nintendo's doom and gloom financial situation on a news site, people giving them crap because they are making the same thing… » 5/15/14 7:15pm 5/15/14 7:15pm

On: Why We Play Games

Hello Everyone! I'm fairly new around here and this is my first post in TAYClassic, but for a while I've had this urge to start a series or blog that offers my personal perspective on topics related to games and their design. You see, a lot of the time I find that I have a lot to say on a given subject, but the… » 3/23/14 12:44am 3/23/14 12:44am


I'm not the False Shepherd but what you read is true. Dexomega and I want to make a monthly anime podcast, and we're looking to include you, the community! » 2/26/14 9:25am 2/26/14 9:25am

We're Having a Gif Party! Come On In

It's Friday, so we're having a gif party! And all of your gifs are invited. Choose your very favorite gifs and then set them to mingling in the comments below. » 11/08/13 11:40am 11/08/13 11:40am

Gaming Past the Point of Fun

How often have you experienced this situation: you've been playing a game nonstop, something makes you look at the clock, and it suddenly occurs to you that it's been hours since you were actually enjoying yourself? » 11/05/13 10:50am 11/05/13 10:50am

Halloween Masquerade Par-TAY Idea

So, I too decided to hop onto the autumn bandwagon (hayride?) and totally got this neat idea. How about we host a special Halloween masquerade party, of sorts? » 9/10/13 8:28pm 9/10/13 8:28pm