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Realm of Impossibility

Realm of Impossibility is one of those classic computer games that manages to do a lot with very little. Your

Rad Racer II

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Rad Racer

With the first game garnering majority of its half-million sales in North America, its sequel was developed and sold exclusively


Psychosis, released in 1990 for the TurboGrafx-16 and developed by a company named Dual, has a different set-up than most

Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana

This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series Ys

Despite being their most famous franchise, Falcom has often taken its time to expand the core entries of the Ys

“Ii desu tomo” – Golbez’s Famous Line

In Retro Game Super Translation Selection, there’s a section explaining the famous “You spoony bard!” quote from Final Fantasy IV,

Rock ‘n Rage

Rock ‘n Rage is a comedic, music- themed run-and-gun, featuring characters that teeter perilously close to infringing territory. During a

Bubsy 3D: Bubsy Visits the James Turrell Retrospective

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Bubsy

In the years after Bubsy 3D, the character and series had since become a joke among video gamers, especially thanks

Heiankyo Alien 3671

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Heiankyo Alien

Heiankyo Alien was resurrected for a 2017 release on Steam by Mindware, the same developer that put out Cosmic Cavern

Light and Shadows: Wolfenstein II Visual Glitches

Wolfenstein II begins with hero BJ Blazkowicz having survived a near death experience, and awakens in an extremely crippled state.

Don’t Believe Famitsu’s Lies – Final Fantasy Tactics’ Black Book

The Genji equipment is a series of samurai-themed weapons and armor found in most of the Final Fantasy games. In the PS1

Vampire: Master of Darkness

One look at Vampire: Master of Darkness (or In the Wake of Vampire, depending on which version you’re playing) and

Grave Rivalry – The Fate of Competing Video Game Heroes

Most video game publishers kept friendly relationships with each other, rarely referencing or parodying other games or characters other than

Dark Seed II

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Dark Seed

Dark Seed II picks up a year after the ending of the original. Mike has had the good sense to

Dark Seed

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Dark Seed

Ridley Scott’s 1979 movie Alien still ranks as one of the scariest movies ever made. There are at least a


Harvester looks like it was deliberately crafted after Senator Liebermann’s 1991 hearings about violence in video games. It is intensely bloody,