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Eternal Champions

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Eternal Champions

Street Fighter II and Mortal Kombat were, as you probably don’t even need to be told, both incredibly huge hits. Street Fighter II had speed,


“Resonance: When one object vibrating at the same natural frequency of a second object forces that second object into vibrational

Umihara Kawase

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Umihara Kawase

Umihara Kawase is a strange little game series about a girl and her fishing pole. It’s a puzzle platformer revolved

Spica Adventure

There’s a certain notion among gamers that can be defined by anyone’s words in different ways such as “classic arcade


This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Gunbird

Gunbird is a two-game series of shooters from prolific developer Psikyo. They heavily resemble other games from the company, such as Sengoku

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

Gradius Galaxies

This entry is part 13 of 15 in the series Gradius

Gradius Galaxies was developed by Mobile 21, a joint venture between Nintendo and Konami which focused on portable games. It’s


Gun-Nac was released in 1990, around the same time as MUSHA. The title is a combination of “Zanac” and “Gunhed“.


DogDay is one of those old first-person 3D point & clicks for the PC. Released in 1996, it’s one of only


At first glance, Atlus’ 1992 shoot-em-up, BlaZeon: The Bio-Cyborg Challenge, may appear to be a Gradius knock-off without the upgrade system. As you’ve


Every company has their oddballs and one-offs that get eclipsed by their bigger franchises. Urban Champion is more or less forgotten by

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (NES)

This entry is part 1 of 14 in the series Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

The very first TMNT game came in 1989 on the NES, appropriately titled Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Interestingly enough, Konami opted for a

Ninja Clowns

In the world of beat-em-ups, it takes a lot to be remembered. Even such gems of the genre as Ninja Baseball

Kingdom O’ Magic

SCI’s Kingdom O’ Magic is about as close as anyone got to a Monty Python skit in video game form. Oh, sure, they were

Sakura Wars 2

This entry is part 3 of 5 in the series Sakura Wars

This much-anticipated sequel was released for Saturn in April of 1998. It remains the breakout hit of the series, selling

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