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Ginga Ninkyouden

Jaleco’s 1987 arcade action game Ginga Ninkyouden (“Tale of the Galactic Yakuza”) tells the story of Yatchan, a young gangster

Prey (2017)

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Prey

By all accounts, Arkane Studios decided on the name Prey not because they wanted to reboot the old game, but

Prey (2006)

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Prey

Back in 1995, the team behind Rise of the Triad (The Developers of Incredible Power, or the D.I.P.S) decided to

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 500: Yakuza: Like a Dragon

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank the profoundly original new Yakuza game that pulls off a daring takeover of lesser JRPGs’ turf.

Limitless Hunger

Limitless Hunger leaves quite the first impression, putting it nicely. It looks rough and awkward, with weird textures and models.

Sayo-chan Cameos

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series Pocky and Rocky / Kiki Kaikai

As the beloved protagonist of an arcade hit that turned into a successful series, Sayo-chan naturally found her way into

Pocky & Rocky Reshrined

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series Pocky and Rocky / Kiki Kaikai

21 years after the last game in the series (not counting Heavenly Guardian), the Pocky & Rocky series finally returns

Heavenly Guardian / Snow Battle Princess Sayuki

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series Pocky and Rocky / Kiki Kaikai

Between two of the best games on the SNES and a decent GBA outing, the Kiki Kaikai series was looking

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 499: Kingdom Rush

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank the hit tower defense game from Uruguayan developer Ironhide Game Studio.

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 498: Balan Wonderworld

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank Yuki Naka’s triumphant swan song, a classic that will never die.

Pocky & Rocky with Becky

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series Pocky and Rocky / Kiki Kaikai

For the franchise’s foray onto the then-new Game Boy Advance, Taito once again loaned the franchise out to another developer,

Pocky & Rocky 2

This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series Pocky and Rocky / Kiki Kaikai

At a glance, Pocky & Rocky 2 is exactly what you’d expect from a sequel – it has more stages,

Pocky & Rocky

This entry is part 3 of 8 in the series Pocky and Rocky / Kiki Kaikai

After a year off, the series would make its return in 1992 on the Super Famicom as Kiki Kaikai: Nazo

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 497: Wolfenstein: The New Order

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank another good reboot of the Wolf 3D series, this time in the 1960s.

Kiki KaiKai: Dotou-hen

This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series Pocky and Rocky / Kiki Kaikai

Often mistaken for a port, Kiki Kaikai: Dotou-hen is instead the franchise’s black sheep, an ambitious but curious mixture of

Kiki Kaikai

This entry is part 1 of 8 in the series Pocky and Rocky / Kiki Kaikai

Kiki Kaikai (“Mysterious Ghost World”) certainly wasn’t Taito’s first foray into run-and-guns or shoot-em-ups, but it stands out as their

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 496: The Wonderful 101

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank a game that’s half Pikmin, half X-Men, all fun!

Taito Milestones

Taito Milestones is a collection of ten games from Taito’s early history, with releases spanning from 1981 to 1987. Alpine

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 495: John Madden Football

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank a truly historic video game by the most unlikely of video game creators.

L-Man

L-Man, also known as 蜥蜴超人, (“Lizard Superman”), is a Taiwanese fighting game, set in a modern-day equivalent rife with animal-based

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