All posts by Federico Tiraboschi

Three Wonders

In 1991, Capcom decided to release a very unusual coin-op consisting in three relatively short games of different genres: an

Prehistorik

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Prehistorik

For some reason, in the early Nineties several games with cavemen heroes were made: Joe & Mac, Bonk’s Adventure, Chuck

Prehistorik 2

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Prehistorik

Prehistorik came back two years later, as hungry as ever, in this improved sequel that owes much to collect-a-thon console

Prehistorik Man

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Prehistorik

Prehistorik Man‘s console adventure (published by Kemco in Japan as P-Man) is technically a remake of the second game, but

Prehistorik (2013)

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Prehistorik

Prehistorik was once again resurrected for PCs, Steam and Apple devices in 2013 by French companies. It was published by

Million Onion Hotel

Yoshiro Kimura is a Japanese game designer who became known even in the West for his games full of interesting

Dandy Dungeon

The mobile game market is often considered a cesspool full of allegedly free games plagued with ads and microtransactions, rip-offs

MediEvil: Resurrection

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series MediEvil

MediEvil 2‘s secret ending was a strange joke that seemingly precluded the possibility of a sequel, and a MediEvil 3 concept was apparently pitched

MediEvil II

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series MediEvil

Sir Dan’s game was successful enough to warrant a sequel, which came out two years later. The plot is largely

MediEvil

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series MediEvil

Zombies are now a staple of popular culture, but their role is usually being mindless enemies or metaphors for something

Liquid Kids

Liquid Kids, also known as Mizubaku Daibouken (“Water Bomb Big Adventure”), is one of Taito’s many cutesy platform games. It never

Beast Busters – Second Nightmare

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Beast Busters

Note: the screenshots come from YouTube user turfmasta‘s gameplay videos. Almost exactly a decade later Beast Busters received a sequel on the short-lived

Dark Arms: Beast Buster 1999

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Beast Busters

The third installment of the series was released more or less at the same time of the arcade sequel. This

Beast Busters Featuring KOF

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Beast Busters

During the New Tens mobile gaming, especially in Japan, garnered a lot of attention, so SNK Playmore decided to resurrect

GUNbare! Game Tengoku – The Game Paradise 2

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Game Tengoku

GUNbare! Game Tengoku is the second and last game in the series, developed solely for the PlayStation. The title is a