All posts by Ed Burns

Sonic The Fighters

This entry is part 9 of 10 in the series Sonic the Hedgehog

If you ask any random person the first series that comes to mind when they think “Sega”, the answer is

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


In 1990, Keith Schular released a little puzzle game for the Softdisk disc magazine. The game never became very well

Bonkers (SNES)

If you ask a lot of people what their favorite Disney TV cartoon was, it’s unlikely the answer will be

Aladdin (SNES)

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Aladdin

There have been a great many debates that have sprung up throughout the history of gaming. Take, for example, the

Mortal Kombat (Miscellaneous)

This entry is part 17 of 17 in the series Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat: Defenders of the Realm (1995) Oh, dear, oh dear. Back in the ’80s and ’90s, when any franchise

Mortal Kombat X

This entry is part 16 of 17 in the series Mortal Kombat

After its reboot in 2011 was met with immense critical and commercial success, Mortal Kombat finally seemed to be in good hands.

Mortal Kombat (2011)

This entry is part 15 of 17 in the series Mortal Kombat

Things were looking bad for the series after MK vs DCU. Most fighting game players ignored the game on release, seeing

Mortal Kombat VS DC Universe

This entry is part 14 of 17 in the series Mortal Kombat

As one generation of consoles faded into the next, there were rumors and ideas being thrown around about what the

Mortal Kombat Armageddon

This entry is part 13 of 17 in the series Mortal Kombat

As new systems like the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 appeared on the horizon, developers were slowly starting to move

Mortal Kombat: Shaolin Monks

This entry is part 12 of 17 in the series Mortal Kombat

Mortal Kombat‘s previous attempts to break out of its conventional one-on-one fighting roots have been… if there’s a more condescending

Mortal Kombat Deception

This entry is part 11 of 17 in the series Mortal Kombat

Compared to the likes of Special Forces, Deadly Alliance was a success, at least for the MK fans. It needed more polish, more content and

Death Duel

A complete blip in the history of gaming, RazorSoft left the scene just as quickly as they entered. Almost all

Xari Arena

Between their arcade and console divisions, Atari left a multitude of unreleased games across gaming history. Far too many of

Noitu Love 2: Devolution

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Noitu Love

While the original Noitu Love was a pretty impressive piece of work, all things considered, its sequel is clearly where