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Little Mermaid, The (Capcom)

Considering that The Little Mermaid movie was released in 1989, the video game release certainly took long enough. Regrettably, the game as

Adventures in the Magic Kingdom

Capcom has been very careful about making games that promote popular Disney movies and animation series. In another unusual move, Adventures

Virtual On: Oratorio Tangram

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Virtual On

The series received its second sequel three years after the first installment, which again originated in the arcades. Virtual On: Oratorio

Aggressors of Dark Kombat

Even though the fighting game genre peaked in popularity in 1992, it probably had its highest level of proliferation in

Romancing SaGa (PS2)

This entry is part 10 of 10 in the series SaGa

After two very different games, the series returned to its roots in 2005, with a remake of the first Romancing SaGa.

Metal Warriors

Metal Warriors is not officially part of the Assault Suits series, but it’s easy to see where the confusion might come in. Konami

Shadow Force

When it came to beat-em-ups, Technōs was never content to simply rehash a formula again and again. They were always

Target Earth

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Assault Suits

Yoshiyuki Tomino’s Mobile Suit Gundam, a series of series about a bunch of large robots trashing each other amidst lectures about

Big Rigs: Over the Road Racing

The horror, the horror… Some games are bad because the creators’ artistic vision somehow exceeded their technical grasp. Some games

Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders

Released as a followup to Lucasfilm’s massively popular Maniac Mansion, Zak McKracken and the Alien Mindbenders never quite garnered the same respect. There

Fire Emblem: Path of Radiance

This entry is part 10 of 17 in the series Fire Emblem

Fire Emblem returns to home consoles! The Game Boy Advance Fire Emblems did a good job of keeping things clean and readable given

Astra Superstars

Sunsoft’s third and final fighter (although it was technically developed by a company called Santa Claus) is quite unlike its

Siren

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Siren

People enjoy being scared. Horror films are a staple of late night television and high school dates, both situations where

Thunder Force II

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series Thunder Force

When ignoring the first Thunder Force game, Thunder Force II is the black sheep of the series, as it’s not

Romancing SaGa 2

This entry is part 5 of 10 in the series SaGa

The second game in the Romancing SaGa trilogy is certainly unique in its choice of main character – you play as an