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KOF Maximum Impact

This entry is part 15 of 17 in the series King of Fighters

In years prior, SNK didn’t exactly have the greatest of luck with 3D games. The Hyper Neo Geo 64 tanked,

Shinobi (PS2)

This entry is part 14 of 14 in the series Shinobi

Shinobi, devoid of any numerals or subtitles, finally hit the third dimension with a PlayStation 2 release. Developed by Overworks,

Golden Axe Warrior

This entry is part 6 of 9 in the series Golden Axe

Golden Axe Warrior is a shockingly blatant clone of the original The Legend of Zelda. The graphics are all extremely

Gunners Heart

Long time Atlus fans may remember an early PS2 game called Skygunner, a cute little 3D shooter where you took to

Chantelise

EasyGameStation is a truly remarkable group, and their game Chantelise achieves a level of quality that puts most of my professional endeavors

Miracle Warriors: Seal of the Dark Lord

ADD: FINAL BOSS COMPARISON SHOTS Back in the mid to late 80s, the Nintendo Entertainment System was totally dominating the

Shock Troopers

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Shock Troopers

The overhead run-and-gun genre brings to mind classics like Mercs and Ikari Warriors. Arguably one of the best run-and-guns is

The Goonies (US/EU Computer)

Created by Datasoft, The Goonies for home computers is essentially a prototype to team based puzzler solvers such as The Lost Vikings. In

Waku Waku 7

After stumbling a bit with Galaxy Fight, their previous fighting games, Sunsoft got its act together with Waku Waku 7.

Hyper Duel 

To the gaming world at large, the now defunct Japanese videog ame software developer Technosoft is by far best known

Power Blade / Power Blazer

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Power Blade

There are well over a thousand video games released on the Famicom, and only a fraction of them were ever

Record of Rozen War: ALiBAT

The anime series Rozen Maiden focuses mostly  on a bunch of doll sisters obsessed with one-upping each other. They have weapons, they

Street Combat / Ranma ½: Chounai Gekitouhen

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Ranma 1/2 Fighters

by ZZZ and Pat R. – July 3, 2007 Rumiko Takahashi’s Ranma ½ is a bizarre humor-oriented martial arts series with a very large cast, a

Klonoa 2: Lunatea’s Veil

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Klonoa

Klonoa’s PS2 outing introduces fully polygonal characters and gorgeous cel shaded graphics. The original game looked pretty decent on the

Sengoku Blade

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Sengoku Ace

Sengoku Ace proved to be popular enough in the arcades to warrant a fairly big sequel. While Sengoku Ace exuded a lot of