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Sukeban Deka II (Japanese Video Game Obscurity)

Sukeban Deka II: Shoujo Tekkamen Densetsu (スケバン刑事II:少女鉄仮面伝説) Developer: Sega Platform: Mark III / Master System Release date: 1987 This article

Um Jammer Lammy

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Parappa the Rapper

While PaRappa the Rapper proved to be quite popular, selling three million copies and gaining a notable cult following, its

HG101 Presents: The Guide to Shoot-em-Ups: Vol. 2

Cover artwork by Michael Brennan The next volume in our shoot-em-up series features the works of Namco (Xevious, Dragon Spirit), Toaplan

PaRappa the Rapper

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Parappa the Rapper

If there’s a game that defines the impact and possibilities that the original PlayStation brought to video gaming, it’s PaRappa

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 384: Cannon Dancer (Osman)

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank the Strider-creator’s pseudo sequel about a dude in MC Hammer pants who fights big giant ladies.

Ys IX: Monstrum Nox

This entry is part 11 of 15 in the series Ys

Ys IX: Monstrum Nox takes place shortly after Ys Seven, with Adol and Dogi visiting the province of Gilia, which

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 383: Xenogears

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank the legendary half-RPG, half-visual novel Playstation cult classic.

Samurai Kid (Japanese Video Game Obscurity)

Samurai Kid (サムライ キッド ) Developer: Biox Platform: Game Boy Color Release date: 2001 This article is part of our

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 382: The Legend of Zelda: Link’s Awakening DX

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank what some fans consider to be the best classic Zelda. And what host Kal considers “the thirstiest” Zelda. Because of the naked hippo, you see.

RetroMania Wrestling

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Technos Wrestling

Read more about the history of wrestling video games in our comprehensive book, Wrestling with Pixels! 1991’s WWF WrestleFest is

Limbo

LIMBO is the debut title from Playdead ApS, a Copenhagen-based development team headed by former IO Interactive (the folks behind

Zero Tolerance

The Sega Genesis wasn’t exactly known for its ability to handle first-person shooters, but that didn’t stop four different efforts

Orcs & Elves

Hey! Did you know that in the FAR OFF YEAR 2000 John Carmack and his wife, Katherine Anna Kang, founded

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 381: Suikoden II

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank one of the most beloved of PS1 JRPGs. If only belovedness could sell games…

Aces Wild: Manic Brawling Action!

Tyra Doak’s Aces Wild is an interesting beast. As more indie games have come out since the boom began, a

Back in 1995

Something that’s been a constant with the retro throwback fad is this sense of capturing the past but better. Push

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 380: Tingle’s Balloon Fight DS

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank the Nintendo DS’s Balloon Fight remake starring everyone’s favorite offensive caricature.

Juka and the Monophonic Menace

Game development is an exceptionally difficult process, and many developers don’t get a chance to make more than a few

Woody Poco (Japanese Video Game Obscurity)

Woody Poco (うっでいぽこ) Developer: dB-SOFT Platform: MSX2, PC88, PC98, X1, FM-7, Famicom Release date: 1986 This article is part of

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 379: Alundra

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank Matrix Software’s 1997 Playstation Zelda-clone, featuring everyone’s favorite brain-invader.

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