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Yasuhiko Yoshikazu Games – Giant Gorg / Arion / Venus Wars

This article is part of our Japanese Obscurities feature. We put out a whole book about them, which is available

Wizards & Warriors III

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Wizards & Warriors

Kuros saw one more outing on the NES before the Wizards & Warriors series was laid to rest. The Game

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 469: Dark Seed II (feat. Maroony)

Join the HG101 gang and special guest Maroony as they discuss and rank this point-and-click sequel that continues the adventures of the charisma-free Mike Dawson in H. R. Giger-Land.

Wizards & Warriors X: Fortress of Fear

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Wizards & Warriors

After handing development duties of Ironsword: Wizards & Warriors II to Zippo Games, Rare kept the development of the Game

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 468: Transistor

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank Supergiant’s innovative coding-based hack-and-slash action-RPG.

Bomb Boat

Bomb Boat (ボンボート) Release Date: 2002 Developer: Success Platform: Sony PlayStation This article is part of our Japanese Obscurities feature.

Ironsword: Wizards & Warriors II

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Wizards & Warriors

When Rare impressed Nintendo early on with their NES technical chops, the Japanese company gave them the unique privilege of

Wizards & Warriors

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Wizards & Warriors

In 1987, if you wanted medieval fantasy on the NES, you didn’t have much choice. You really only had Ghosts

Alto’s Odyssey

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Alto

Making a sequel to a successful endless runner is always going to be difficult, since you want to maintain what

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 465: Divi-Dead

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank this 1998 adult horror visual novel.

Alto’s Adventure

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Alto

If there’s any genre that was defined by the mobile gaming boom of the late 00s/early 10s, it’s the endless

Nanobreaker

The PS2 was home to all sorts of B-tier action games that spawned from Devil May Cry’s success, from Capcom’s

Revised Article Payment Rates and Patreon Goals for 2022

Happy 2022 everyone! Things are relatively okay at HG101 headquarters but we’re going to be making a few changes in

Bloodroots

There is a poetry and rhythm in violence that Bloodroots captures.  A self described “murder ballet” where one hit will

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 464: Earthworm Jim

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank the first game starring Shiny Entertainment’s worm with a gun.

Swords of Destiny

Swords of Destiny is a 3D hack and slash video game developed by the now-defunct Artoon, known for the titles

Forgotten Worlds

Unleashed by Capcom into arcade rooms the world over, 1988’s Forgotten Worlds chronicles humanity’s last stand against Bios, the King

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 463: Hades

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank Supergiant’s hit game about the underworld’s worst escape artist.

Blazing Rangers

Karu_gamo is the developer behind the retro-styled indie hits Protect Me Knight for the Xbox 360 and its sequel Gotta

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