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Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 127: Angry Birds

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Dahna: Megami Tanjou

Dahna: Megami Tanjou (or “Dahna: Goddess’ Birth” in the fan translation) tends to draw comparisons to the Rastan and Golden

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 126: Xardion

DIRECT DOWNLOAD Join the HG101 gang as they rank and discuss an obscure SNES mech platformer with a cool name.

Bad Blood

Chris Roberts has become a name synonymous with the term “video game designer.” Like Richard Garriott with Ultima and Shigesato

Spec Ops: The Line

There are only two truly notable games in the Spec Ops series, the first and the last. Spec Ops appeared

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 125: Dragon Force

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Steamgear Mash

In mainstream video game discourse, the mid-90s are often seen as an awkward growing period for the medium. The introduction

Eggy (Japanese Video Game Obscurity)

During the early days of computer gaming, publishers often found products by holding game development competitions. Enix was one of

Upcoming Books Poll

Here at HG101, we currently have a few books already in the works: The Guide to Retro Horror (due in

Gwanggaeto Daewang

Dune II may not have been the first real-time strategy game ever made – a title often bestowed upon Herzog

Florence

Personal games – games whose narrative strictly focuses on the quotidian and whose mechanics bend to meet that narrative –

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 124: Despiria

DIRECT DOWNLOAD Join the HG101 gang as they rank and discuss this creepy Dreamcast RPG. This Friday’s Patreon bonus game

Danan: The Jungle Fighter

Though Sega’s Master System only seized a small fraction of the Japanese and North American markets, it did very well

Top 47,858 Games of All Time The Bootleg Series, Vol. 1 – Asteroids, Saturday Night Slam Masters, The Simpsons

DIRECT DOWNLOAD Join the HG101 gang – Kurt, Slowbeef, and Xerxes – at a special panel for A Video Game

Cruise Chaser Blassty (Japanese Video Game Obscurity)

Square’s first role-playing game sure has a lot going for it. For starters, it eschews fantasy traditions for sci-fi flavor,