HG101 Digest Vol. 4: Star Fox and F-Zero

Cover artwork by Rusty Shackles

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Do a barrel roll! The fourth HG101 digest focuses on Nintendo’s two fast-paced, high-flying science fiction series, Star Fox and F-Zero! Also learn the history of Star Fox with a feature on British developer Argonaut Software, covering the titles that inspired it (Starglider, X) and the games that came after (Stunt Race FX, Vortex), plus an examination of some other lesser known 3D rail shooters like Omega Boost and Vanark. Finally, we’ve covering some Castlevania fan games, providing an update on the recent Wonder Boy / Monster Boy entries, and adding 11 more Best Games of All Time into the site’s canon!

Everyone who contributes $16 or more monthly to the site’s Patreon will receive free PDF and Kindle MOBI files for all HG101 published books (excluding the Japanese Video Game Obscurities book), including this one. Make sure to check out this post for the download links.

Featured games/series include:

Star Fox

Argonaut Software profile:

X and X-Scape
Stunt Race FX
FX Fighter

3D Rail Shooters:

Cowboy Bebop
Counter Force / Ex Zeus
Gamera 2000
Omega Boost

HG101 Book Updates:

Castlevania fan games and anime
Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap remake and Monster Boy
11 More Best Video Games of All Time

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