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Bubble Memories

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Bubble Bobble

As the third direct entry in the Bubble Bobble series, Bubble Memories attempts to marry the action-oriented focus of Symphony

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 311: Ihatovo Monogatari (feat. Melos Han-Tani)

Join the HG101 gang as they rank and discuss an SNES game based on the short stories of an early 20th century Japanese short story author, with special guest Melos Han-Tani (Anodyne 2, All Our Asias)!

Bubble Symphony

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Bubble Bobble

The next direct entry in the Bubble Bobble series – Bubble Symphony – hews extremely closely to the original Bubble

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 310: Wing Commander

Join the HG101 gang as they rank and discuss Wing Commander, the space combat sim that exposes the Thundercats for the villains that they are.

Lockdown Longplay Episode 4: Siren (feat. Chris Pruett)

Another little (big) bonus for you: the weird and wonderful PS2 survival stealth horror game, Siren, with special guest Chris Pruett, Oculus Director of AR/VR Content Ecosystem, in the fourth (and final?) episode of Lockdown Longplay.

Bubble Bobble Part 2

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series Bubble Bobble

One of the most experimental entries in the Bubble Bobble series begins with a relatively standard story; Bub and Bob

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 309: Panzer Dragoon Zwei

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss Panzer Dragoon II Zwei, the rail shooter so nice they Zwei’d it twice.

Bubble Bobble (Console Ports)

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Bubble Bobble

Since its initial release in 1986, Bubble Bobble has appeared on platforms from the NES and Sega Master System to

Bubble Bobble (Arcade)

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Bubble Bobble

If you were to enter an arcade in the early-to-mid 1980s you would be greeted by a host of near-legendary

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 308: Parasite Eve

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss Parasite Eve, a grounded survival horror-RPG hybrid set in real-world New York City and featuring real-world spontaneous combustions.

Sumo Fighter

Games about sumo aren’t exactly common, and when they do get made, they’re typically one-on-one fighting games that attempt to

Fish Files, The

Games released in their systems’ twilight years often get sidelined for newer machines, but few suffered this quite so badly

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 307: RollerCoaster Tycoon

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss RollerCoaster Tycoon, absurdly low-interest loans, and puking in general. This weekend’s Patreon Bonus Get episode will be Contra (the NES one).

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 306: Defender

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank Eugene “Dr. J” Jarvis’s first arcade classic, Defender!

Half-Minute Hero: The Second Coming

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Half-Minute Hero

The second Half-Minute Hero game, The Second Coming, focuses entirely on Hero 30 mode. Thankfully, it includes changes meant to

Half-Minute Hero

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Half-Minute Hero

Half-Minute Hero by Marvelous Entertainment has one of the most tenacious and genre-savvy villains in the entire RPG genre. The

Chrith: Ai no Tabidachi (Japanese Video Game Obscurity)

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

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 305: Inside

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank this moody, atmospheric Cinematic Platformer and/or Environmental Platformer. It doesn’t matter, just pick one.

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 304: Okami

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank Clover and Capcom’s Zelda-like game with a wolf in it that’s better than the Zelda game with a wolf in it.

Electrician

Even in the early 1980s, Mario was a big time video game star, and part of his appeal lied in

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