All posts by Federico Tiraboschi

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

Game Tengoku – The Game Paradise!

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Game Tengoku

The Game Tengoku duo of games is to Jaleco what the Parodius series is to Konami – shoot-em-up featuring characters from their older games,

Beast Busters

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Beast Busters

Written By Federico Tiraboschi SNK’s Beast Busters series, despite being around since 1989, has never been one of their most popular franchises. In

Boppin’

Jennifer Diane Reitz is, to say the least, a very unusual and polarizing person. She was, in the mid-’90s, one

Boogie Wings

Boogie Wings, known in Japan as The Great Ragtime Show, is one of Data East’s most obscure arcade titles. Too

Baraduke

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Baraduke

By now, everyone and their mom knows that Samus Aran, the interplanetary bounty hunter from Nintendo’s Metroid series, is a woman. Nintendo

Bakutotsu Kijuutei: Baraduke II

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Baraduke

The Japanese part of the title of the Baraduke sequel, meaning “Big Assault Machine Gun Vessel”, refers to the contraption piloted by