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HG101’s New Patreon Tiers! (new rewards, goodies)

Hi HG101 fans! As you probably noticed, we’ve been hard at work the past few months revamping our site. It’s

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 100: Tetris, Rez

DIRECT DOWNLOAD It’s our 100th episode! Join the HG101 gang as they discuss falling blocks and floating dudes. Patreon bonus

-kyōfu no sekai- WORLD OF HORROR

Junji Ito might be one of the most original and memorable creators in the world of horror today. Working since

Amerzone: The Explorer’s Legacy

Before creating the Syberia franchise, Benoît Sokal cut his teeth in the world of game development with Amerzone. Based on

HG101 Presents: NES Cult Classics

Cover artwork by Thor Thorvaldson Coming soon in June 2018! Whenever anyone thinks of the best developers on the Nintendo Entertainment

Night Raid

Although shooters have been a fixture in video games since almost their inception, the bullet hell shooter didn’t exist until

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Cocona World

Cocona World is a cutesy adventure game starring a little witch, the titular Cocona, who needs your help to become

Alien 3 (Genesis / SMS / GG / NES)

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Alien

  During heavily promoted build up to Alien 3’s premiere, a video game was produced as part of its marketing

Alien 3 (SNES)

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Alien

After Probe’s first take on Alien 3, things started to look up in 1993. Fans would be treated to three

Alien 3 (Game Boy)

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Alien

 While still published by LJN, the Game Boy version of Alien 3 is brought to us courtesy of Bits Studios

Alien 3: The Gun

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Alien

When Alien 3 came out in theaters, many hated it for its lack of distinct characters and how, compared to

Coffee Crisis

There are tons of indie games inspired by 8- and 16-bit games – a few of them go so far

Way of the Passive Fist

If there’s any genre that’s recieved a resurrection thanks to the efforts of indie developers, it’d be the beat-em-up. Once

Bad Rats

With the advent of Steam Greenlight and Early Access, the slow transformation of Steam from a prestigious digital PC storefront