Category: Feature

Limitless Hunger

Limitless Hunger leaves quite the first impression, putting it nicely. It looks rough and awkward, with weird textures and models.

Basted

Basted (バステッド) Developer: Anime International Company (AIC) / Japan Total System (JTS) Release Date: 1994 Platforms: PC Engine Super CD

Yasuhiko Yoshikazu Games – Giant Gorg / Arion / Venus Wars

This article is part of our Japanese Obscurities feature. We put out a whole book about them, which is available

Bomb Boat

Bomb Boat (ボンボート) Release Date: 2002 Developer: Success Platform: Sony PlayStation This article is part of our Japanese Obscurities feature.

Bloodroots

There is a poetry and rhythm in violence that Bloodroots captures.  A self described “murder ballet” where one hit will

Battle of Kingdom

Battle of Kingdom (バトルオブキングダム) Developer: Lenar / Live Planning Platform: Game Boy Release Date: 1993 This article is part of

Mizuiro Blood

Mizuiro Blood (みずいろブラッド) Release Date: 2007 Developer: CRAFTS&MEISTER Platform: Nintendo DS This article is part of our Japanese Obscurities feature.

Westport Independent, The

Based on an abandoned concept game Lucas Pope made and fleshed out in all areas, The Westport Independent is a

Götzendiener

Götzendiener (ゲッツェンディーナー) Release Date: 1994 Developer: Studio Alex / Gainax Platform: PC Engine CD This article is part of our

Unheard

Unheard is a brilliant idea and it is odd it came from where it did. This is a weird one

Metal Fangs

Metal Fangs (メタルファング) Developer: Victor Interactive Software Platform: Mega Drive Release Date: 1993 This article is part of our Japanese

Rabbit

Rabbit (羅媚斗) Release Date: 1997 Developer: Aorn Platforms: Arcade, Saturn This article is part of our Japanese Obscurities feature. We

Solitaire Conspiracy, The

Mike Bithell has been doing well for himself. He’s found a lot of success with Thomas was Alone and has

Nemuru Mayu

Nemuru Mayu (眠ル繭) Release Date: 1999 Platform: PlayStation Developer: Asmik Ace This article is part of our Japanese Obscurities feature.

Helltaker

So some Warhammer 40k loving Polish guy named Łukasz Piskorz made a game about a guy in a white suit

Shadowhand

As the indie game scene has grown, there’s been a growing diversity in niches being covered. With Microsoft removing Solitaire

Retro Game Super Translation Selection II Bonus Content

Hello there! My name is Hanenashi Error, and I’m the author of the Retro Game Super Translation series. The goal

The Ridiculous Chronology of the River City/Kunio-kun Series

We’re finishing up HG101 Presents The Guide to Beat-Em-Ups Vol. 1, which focuses on the works of Technos, Capcom, and

Genji Tsuushin Agedama

Genji Tsuushin Agedama (ゲンジ通信あげだま ) Developer: NEC Home Electronics Platform: PC Engine Release date: 1991 This article is part of

Post Void

You are a being who was peacefully living in the void, taking in all that never ending nothingness, loving every

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