Category: Feature

Dick Tracy

Dick Tracy has been an American icon since Chester Gould created the comic strip in the 1930s. With his yellow coat,

Beast Wrestler

The year 1991 was huge for the Sega. The infamous “Genesis does what Nintendon’t” campaign began airing on televisions across

Robert Woodhead (Interview)

This entry is part 16 of 17 in the series Wizardy

Robert Woodhead is headed into zero-gravity, and he’s bringing his camera. The Wizardry co-creator will climb aboard an aircraft and perform a

Dianshi Mali – TV Mario

Unlicensed titles can be quite something – they appear to form a weird ecosystem of their own. So, to hell

Smashing Drive

First released in arcades in 2000 and later ported to the GameCube and Xbox in 2002 by Point of View,

Bouncers

For as long as the Internet has existed, nerds have argued about the genre classification of certain games. In a

Darkness

Darkness is another new title genuinely programmed for the Commodore 64 and published in disk, tape and even cartridge format by

Arabian Nights

After Red Orb Entertainment failed with their official attempt at a 3D Prince of Persia game, the guys at the somewhat schlocky

Codename: Eagle

“Even a terrible game can be fun in multiplayer.” That’s a pretty common mantra, particularly in response to questions regarding

Master Chu and the Drunkard Hu

You will likely have noticed at some point that not all NES carts are of the standard flat gray variety.

Hooters Road Trip

A great many things could be said about the Hooters franchise, hardly any of them good. For those readers who

Danchizuma no Yuuwaku (Dark Age of JRPGs)

Japan being Japan, you knew it was only a matter of time until the first “erotic” game would show up

Panorama Toh (Dark Age of JRPGs)

If you thought Dragon Slayer was Falcom’s first RPG, you guessed wrong. Well, admittedly it’s a bit of a stretch

Sonic’s Schoolhouse

It might not be entirely fair to single out an educational game for this sort of article. It’s entirely fair,

Some More Games We Cannot Play (Dark Age of JRPGs)

Greetings! The above is actually the cover for Dragon and Princess, which we already wrote about, but we couldn’t find

Horror Zombies from the Crypt

Horror Zombies from the Crypt – ah, if that title doesn’t spell exquisite home entertainment of the highest order. You know

Do Dutch Wives Dream of Electric Eels? (Dark Age of JRPGs)

Most computer RPGs in the early days (and even in the modern era) are based around some fantasy or swords

Gokuu Densetsu: Magic Beast Warriors

Mortal Kombat had a huge influence on practically every fighting game developed in America. In the mid-90s, the market was flooded

Dragon & Princess, The (Dark Age of JRPGs)

The Dragon & Princess ドラゴンアンドプリンセス – PC-88, FM-7 (December 1982)   When people think of Koei nowadays, the first association

Yoshiro Kimura

Photo by Daniel Feit from Wired.com: Inside Japan’s Indie Games Fest, Where Crazy Is Mandatory Q: You love travelling and have

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