Category: Review

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

Alan Wake’s American Nightmare

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Alan Wake

American Nightmare is a very different game than the original Alan Wake, but also very much the same. This short

Alan Wake

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Alan Wake

How do you follow up on a massive success? How do you follow up on a game that changed the

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

F-Zero GX/AX

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series F-Zero

After completely dominating the market for nearly a decade, Nintendo entered a long struggle to properly get its consoles backed

Costume Quest 2

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Costume Quest

Released four years later, Costume Quest 2 switched the lead to Gabe Miller, one of the designers on the first

Costume Quest

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Costume Quest

Double Fine had terrible dealings with publishers for much of its early life, so during the rocky development of Brutal

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Wizardy

For someone growing up with games like GTA or Halo, it might be hard to imagine how Wizardry, with its simple narrative, cumbersome menu

MediEvil: Resurrection

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series MediEvil

MediEvil 2‘s secret ending was a strange joke that seemingly precluded the possibility of a sequel, and a MediEvil 3 concept was apparently pitched

MediEvil II

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series MediEvil

Sir Dan’s game was successful enough to warrant a sequel, which came out two years later. The plot is largely

MediEvil

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series MediEvil

Zombies are now a staple of popular culture, but their role is usually being mindless enemies or metaphors for something

Press X To Not Die

With the rise of digital video, the revival of the FMV game is well under way, both large and small.

Zombie Revenge

B-grade zombie flicks are a dime a dozen. Their poor production quality and acting is often seen as more of

Lunacy

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Mansion of Hidden Souls

If you’re going to dip your feet into any of the waters of the Mansion of Hidden Souls games, Lunacy is probably

Mansion of Hidden Souls (Sega CD)

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Mansion of Hidden Souls

FMV games carry an interesting legacy. Broadly defined, FMV games are simply games which incorporate video files in an interactive