Easy Allies Retrospectives is a documentary-style series that delves deep to chronicle the history of a gaming franchise.

The show is a spiritual successor to GT Retrospectives which also took a look back on the lifespan of legendary franchises.

Game Franchises

The following game series have been covered in Easy Allies Retrospectives.


Deus Ex Series

Deus Ex Retrospective - Part 1

Take an extensive look at the development, story, and game design of Deus Ex and Deus Ex: Invisible War in part one of the first Retrospective as Easy Allies.

Deus Ex Retrospective - Part 2

Deus Ex falls dormant and is reborn under a new vision as we explore how the franchise has continued with Eidos Montreal.


Souls Series

The Souls Retrospective - Part I - Through the Fog

Thanks to a young director, a project that seemed doomed to fail instead leads gaming down a dark, yet rewarding new path.

The Souls Retrospective - Part II - The First Flame

A rich identity and strongly defined world elevate Dark Souls to be one of the most influential games of its time.

The Souls Retrospective - Part III - Bearer of the Curse

New direction brings refinements to Dark Souls II, but meanwhile weakens past strengths.

The Souls Retrospective - Part IV - The Old Blood

Under the light of the full moon, From Software shifts their tone to bring a sickly tale of blood and beasts.

The Souls Retrospective - Part V - The Fire Fades

The world of Dark Souls III faces a cataclysmic end as From Software brings their influential series to a close.


Devil May Cry Series

The Devil May Cry Retrospective

Easy Allies closely inspects Devil May Cry, one of the most pivotal action series in gaming history.


Easy Allies

Easy Allies ReviewsRetrospectivesDon't SkipCheckin' OutTop 10sPatron Q&A
Cup of JonesEasy UpdateHuber SyndromeHuber's Prison of LoveGame SleuthPort Report
Brandon Plays PokémonBrandon Sun, Kyle MoonAnd For That ReasonThe Fancy Fifteen
The Busted TrifectaDon's Design LabDon's Discount GamingDon the BeatTales From Japan
Tabletop EscapadesFiasconautsMysterious MonstersThe Occasional Board Game ShowAchieve It Yourself!
Box PeekDeveloper ShowcaseNever Too Late to DreamcastHunting HuberThe Gen That Was
Show and TellMini-Game ChampionsFast & Loose Internet Talk ShowMindful Games
Trash BabiesSoundtrack Club

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