Category: Review

Fighter & Attacker

Genres rise and fall in popularity. Whenever a huge breakout hit emerges and the me-toos swarm in, the limited store

Puyo Puyo! 15th Anniversary

This entry is part 8 of 10 in the series Puyo Puyo

Many game series release a game in celebration of an anniversary, and the Puyo series is no different. PuyoPuyo 15th Anniversary is

Crows: The Battle Action for SegaSaturn

While not very well-known in North America, the “delinquent” manga genre goes back to the 1960s at least, spawning a

Ax Battler

This entry is part 5 of 9 in the series Golden Axe

Outside of the regular series of beat-em-ups, Sega also released a handful of Golden Axe spinoffs. For the Game Gear, there’s Ax Battler:


Sega’s ESWAT, like many ’80s arcade games, spread from the desire to create a game based off of a movie without

Super Tempo

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Tempo

The Saturn is most fondly remembered for its strong library of 2D games, so it only makes sense that something

Tempo Jr.

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Tempo

Tempo Jr‘s existence is a testament to what plans Sega had in mind when they were making these games. The


This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Tempo

It’s safe to say the Sega 32X was a failure. Despite a low launch price and early praise from critics,


Owlboy was a game that took nine years to make. It started development in 2007 and finally got released in 2016.

Danganronpa 3 (Anime)

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Danganronpa

WARNING: SPOILERS FOR THE ENTIRE FRANCHISE (but not Danganronpa 3 itself) Something weird happened after that first anime adaptation. The

Blue Revolver

The indie scene has been a hotbed of shoot-em-ups for a good long while, but they’ve become essential to the

R-Type Delta

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series R-Type

In the late ‘90s, 3D video games were greatly overtaking the popularity of 2D, resulting in the downfall of many

R-Type III

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series R-Type

R-Type III is the first title in the series exclusively for consoles. It was developed by Tamtex, a subsidiary of

Robo Aleste

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Aleste / Power Strike

Robo Aleste for the Sega CD is essentially the sequel to MUSHA. It begins with a relatively lengthy storyline that

Rainbow Cotton

This entry is part 5 of 5 in the series Cotton

Rainbow Cotton is technically the sequel to the Mega Drive game Panorama Cotton. It features the same behind-the-back 3D view,