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Cleopatra Fortune

One genre that Taito is somewhat well-remembered for beyond their platformers and shooter games is definitely puzzle games. Whether it

Dog of Bay (Japanese Video Game Obscurity)

Dog of Bay  Platforms: PlayStation 2 Developer: Cavia Release Year: 2000 This article is part of our Japanese Obscurities feature.

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 361: Marvel’s Spider-Man

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank Insomniac’s Spider-Man to end all Spider-Men.

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 360: Axelay

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank Konami’s SNES shoot-em-up masterpiece.

Gekirindan

After the closure of Toaplan in 1994, much of the staff scattered in the winds, forming companies like Cave, Takumi,

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 359: Dungeons & Dragons: Pool of Radiance

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank the CRPG that’s worth its weight in gold. Also, we’re overloaded with gold so please, just take it.

Paradise Killer

At some point in time, a mobile dev named Phil Crabtree and a big game industry vet named Oli Clarke

Advent Rising

There are a few games out there with a sort of legendary status behind them for the most unfortunate of

Zero the Kamikaze Squirrel

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Aero The Acrobat

Zero is a fascinating anomaly, a game where one can’t help but wonder how exactly it happened. Seemingly released not

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 358: Quake

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank the game that taught us how to bank nails off the wall.

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 357: Gothic

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank a 2001 action CRPG that glitched its way into our cold, podcast host hearts.

Aero The Acrobat 2

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Aero The Acrobat

When we last left Aero, he had just attempted cold blooded murder on the evil Edgar Ektor, sending him hurtling

Aero the Acrobat

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Aero The Acrobat

In the early to mid 90s, Sunsoft was in a strange place within the video gaming realm. Their Japanese branch

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim

Vanillaware as a company has had its existence defined through its gorgeous 2D artwork, as seen in games like Odin

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 356: Samurai Pizza Cats

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank a Japan-only, Tecmo-developed NES game about a cult classic faux-dubbed anime.

Patreon Postcards, Recent Books, and Plans for 2021

So 2020 is (finally) coming to a close, which means it’s time to give an update on everything going on

SuperEpic

In recent years, Spain’s indie scene has embraced the retro aesthetic and produced several examples of games inspired by 8-

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 355: Sonic Spinball

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank the game where Sonic the Hedgehog is back, in pinball form.

Top 47,858 Games of All Time Episode 354: Far Cry 3

Join the HG101 gang as they discuss and rank a game about a guy who truly needs a vacation from his vacation.

Phantom Dust

Yukio Futatsugi has had a really strange career. He’s shown extremely impressive creativity, but he’s tended to stick around major

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