"And that's the other reason. Except with less bubblegum and more coffee. And pasta." Ame nodded to herself. Pasta was good. Coffee flavored pasta, less so, and not one of her best culinary experiments.
Ryu went on,"Well..I beat the game but then strange things started to happen. I was stronger,faster...and I could hear voices in my head. During my sleep
one night, I met my dragon partners from the game who explained that the evil forces from their world were trying to break into my reality..so the game was
a way of finding suitable candidates to help them. Since I beat the game, they would merge my video game self with me..except..well.."