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Donkey Kong Land

This entry is part 4 of 10 in the series Donkey Kong Country

Donkey Kong Land was the first Donkey Kong Country game on a handheld system. It looks very similar to the first Donkey Kong Country,

Shaq Fu

Shaq Fu, developed by Delphine Software, is a game with an infamous reputation. It’ss so iconic as a kusoge that

Home: a unique horror adventure

The protagonist of Home is a nameless guy who wakes up in an unknown house with a wounded leg. Just in the

Psycho Chaser

While Japanese game developer Sting is most famous for the unusual combat systems in their various RPGs as well as


When Yume Nikki started to become popular in the West a few years after its initial success with 2ch denizens in 2004,

Vapor Trail

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Vapor Trail / Kuuga

Shoot-em-ups were among some of the most common games in the arcade in the late 80s. Data East’s entries included

Martian Gothic

Martian Gothic : Unification is one of the numerous titles which came out at the end of the PlayStation lifespan. At


This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series RayForce

With the considerably high amount of quality that went into RayForce, it was just too good to let fade away into

7th Dragon 2020-II

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series 7th Dragon

7th Dragon 2020-II takes place a year after the original game, and is a direct sequel. This game was no longer

Norse by Norsewest: The Return of the Lost Vikings

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Lost Vikings

Not too long after the release of the original Lost Vikings, Blizzard had made it big with games like Warcraft, one of

Dynamite Cop!

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Dynamite Deka

Even though the second game in this series lacks an official movie tie-in, Dynamite Deka 2 / Dynamite Cop is basically “Die Hard on a

Pyongyang Racer

There is nothing that decaying communist dictatorships love like tourism. The Republic of Cuba is a striking example of this


This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series RayForce

Taito was one of the most diverse and innovative developers of ’80s and ’90s publishers. Celebrated for a diverse range


This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Obscure

As numerous clones as the survival-horror genre spawned, there is still a common denominator between each of them: the sense

Last Bronx

Last Bronx‘s 1996 arcade release coincided with the high-water mark of Virtua Fighter 2‘s Japanese popularity. Sega were enjoying a topsy-turvy