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Sonic’s Schoolhouse

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

Survival Arts

The early nineties were a bizarre time in arcades worldwide. One-on-one fighting games reigned in the public eye thanks to Street

Dinosaurs for Hire

Video game adaptations of comic books have been a staple since the inception of games, and will continue so as

Primal Rage

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Primal Rage

Everyone knows Street Fighter II and the flood of clones and rip-offs that came in after, some of which eventually developed into

Hourai Gakuen no Bouken!

There tons upon tons of unlocalized JRPGs on the Super Famicom. Hourai Gakuen no Bouken! Tenkousei Scramble, the only game developed

Night Trap

Shot in 16 days in 1987 and created by a former Atari programmer, Night Trap would become a by-word for “sick”, used


This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Dragon Slayer

Xanadu is one of the most important Japanese RPGs developed. According to Falcom’s website, it sold more than 400,000 copies and

Evo’s Space Adventures

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series SpaceStation Silicon Valley

About a year and a half after the N64 release, and six months after the GBC version, SpaceStation Silicon Valley was ported

Realms of Arkania III: Shadows Over Riva

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Realms of Arkania

The final episode of the trilogy leads the tested band of adventurers to the eponymous harbor town Riva, where a

Android Assault

The Sega CD is an unfairly maligned system. It didn’t have a long shelf-life, was overpriced and the number of

Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Vampire The Masquerade

The name “Troika” might bring memories for Western RPG fans. Founded by the creators of Fallout (Tim Cain, Leonard Boyarsky and Jason

Deadly Premonition

Deadly Premonition, in its first form, was unveiled during Tokyo Game Show 2007. Previously unannounced, the game trailer showed a

Donkey Kong Country (Cartoon)

This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

Something major was happening in the ’90s: 3D and computer generated graphics. Everyone was racing to create 3D games and

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

Super Time Force

Time travel is an interesting theme underlying several games, such as skipping seven years forward in Ocarina of Time or

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