All posts by Ed Burns

Monster Bash

For those who grew up gaming with a DOS PC, a lot of people will hold the same reverence for

Mystic Midway: Phantom Express

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Mystic Midway

This time around, the theme is a roller coaster, split into seven stages, each one representing one part of your

Mystic Midway: Rest In Pieces

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Mystic Midway

The CD-i, despite the best efforts of both its marketers and its developers, just wasn’t meant to be a games

Crash Bandicoot

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Crash Bandicoot

Nowdays, it’s easy to lump Crash Bandicoot into the pile of failed mascots that Bubsy, Aero the Acrobat, and Gex

Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Crash Bandicoot

The original Crash Bandicoot was a solid start, but it had quite a few issues, not the least of which

Crash Bandicoot: Warped

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series Crash Bandicoot

It’s the general rule, unless you happen to be Nintendo, that video game trilogies use their first game to establish

Crash Team Racing

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Crash Bandicoot

While Super Mario Kart created the kart racing genre, and Mario Kart 64 made the series a household name, it

Crash Bash

This entry is part 6 of 6 in the series Crash Bandicoot

The only genre that could truly rival kart racers when it came to cash-ins of the late 90s to early

Crash Bandicoot – N. Sane Trilogy

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Crash Bandicoot

After Activision’s turn with the franchise, the last anybody had seen of the bandicoot was a somewhat dull character action

Streets of Rage 2

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Streets of Rage

After a middling first effort, Sega would make some massive improvements with their sequel, making a game that could easily

Barkley, Shut Up and Jam: Gaiden

When you’re making a game, inspiration can come from the strangest of places. When a bunch of independent game developers

Undertale

As video games have slowly begun to mature as a medium, we’ve seen more and more games start to examine

Nitemare 3D

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Hugo

After three graphic adventure games, you’d expect the fourth game in the Hugo series to follow the same formula as the other

Hugo III: Jungle Of Doom

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Hugo

Hugo III begins with Hugo and Penelope returning home on a plane from England, when a freak magnetic storm causes them

Hugo II: Whodunit?

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Hugo

Hugo II starts shortly after the events of the first game, with Hugo and Penelope deciding to take a vacation in