This happens all the time. No matter how epic the battle, once begun, the thing sounds more or less like a bingo game: People shout out numbers and other people get excited about them.
Silent Hill Origins
Here is a long look at a game that tries to live up to a big legacy and fails hilariously.
How to Forum
Dear people of the internet: Please stop doing these horrible idiotic things when you talk to each other.
There's a wonderful way to balance difficulty in RPGs, and designers try to prevent it. For some reason.
The Middle Ages
Would you have survived in the middle ages?
Good Robot Dev Blog
An ongoing series where I work on making a 2D action game from scratch.