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King’s Quest V: Absence Makes the Heart Go Yonder!

This entry is part 5 of 9 in the series King's Quest

The fifth King’s Quest proved to be a turning point in the development of Sierra adventure games. It’s the first

King’s Quest III: To Heir is Human

This entry is part 3 of 9 in the series King's Quest

King’s Quest III leaves behind the adventures of King Graham and instead focuses on the life of a young boy

King’s Quest II: Romancing the Throne

This entry is part 2 of 9 in the series King's Quest

Having won the crown of Daventry, King Graham realizes that his rule is a bit lonely without a queen. Rather

King’s Quest: Quest for the Crown

This entry is part 1 of 9 in the series King's Quest

Ostensibly Sierra’s flagship series, King’s Quest is practically the progenitor of the graphic adventure genre as we know it. Designed

Wizard and the Princess

Wizard and the Princess is the second text adventure developed by Online Systems, after Mystery House. As the documentation relates, Princess Priscilla

Princess Guide, The

Nippon Ichi’s The Princess Guide starts off with a lot of promise. Your goal is to train four princess in

Rhythm Heaven Megamix

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Rhythm Heaven

The fourth Rhythm Heaven entry isn’t an entirely new game, but rather a “greatest hits” compilation of the earlier titles,

HG101 Books Featured in the Latest Storybundle

The latest Storybundle features not just one but two of HG101 ebooks! If you pay $5, you’ll get a copy

Rush’n Attack: Ex-Patriot

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Rush 'n Attack

Konami resurrected a number of their properties for various digital distribution platforms, resulting in new games in the Contra, Gradius,


This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Darwin

Though it’s not apparent from the title (or even from glancing at it), the goofily named Act-Fancer is actually a

SRD: Super Real Darwin

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Darwin

Released just a year after Darwin 4078, Super Real Darwin doesn’t really change up a whole lot. Many of the

Darwin 4078

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Darwin

Pretty much every major Japanese developer in the mid-80s had their Xevious clones. Capcom had Vulgus and Exed Exes. Konami

HG101 Plans for 2019

We’ve got lots of stuff planned for 2019 here at HG101! Here’s the lowdown: HG101 Digest Vol. 4: Star Fox

Steins;Gate Elite

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Steins;Gate

Steins;Gate Elite, a remake of the famed 2009 science fiction visual novel, was originally conceived by lead designer and producer


B-Wings (which stands for “Battle Wings”) is an early vertical shoot-em-up from Data East. As the title suggests, the main

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