Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong’s Double Trouble! Review

Donkey Kong Country 3 Review for Super Nintendo

    Author: Mongunzoo Awhile ago, I reviewed Donkey Kong Country. It established a perfect formula for a new franchise that would be expanded on in the future. Then I played Donkey Kong Country 2 and declared it to be a perfect sequel akin to The Empire Strikes Back. Donkey Kong Country 3:  Dixie …

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Tuff E. Nuff Review

Tuff E Nuff Review Super Nintendo

    Author: Masamune In the early 1990s, Street Fighter II was the undisputed king of fighting games. Upon the tremendous success of that game, many companies created their own fighting games to cash in on the genre. Dozens upon dozens of fighters tried to claim the fighting crown. Some …

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Kirby’s Dream Land 3 Review

Kirby's Dreamland 3 Review for Super Nintendo

    Author: Mongunzoo Nintendo just couldn’t get enough Kirby in the final days of the 16-bit era! Released after the launch of the N64, Kirby 3 was the final first party game that the Big N released in North America. By then everyone had bought a new system, be …

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Pit Fighter Review

Pit Fighter Review for Super Nintendo

    Author: Mongunzoo Mongunoo: Pit Fighter is a baby killing poison. There, that’s all you need to know. Masamune: It has to be done Mongunzoo: Really, Masamune, I have to submit a full review? Masamune: Afraid so Mongunzoo: Can’t we break the rules just this once? Masamune: NOPE! Mongunzoo: …

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Kirby SuperStar Review

Kirby Super Star Review for Super Nintendo

    Author: Mongunzoo Whoever said variety is the spice of life has obviously played Kirby Superstar. Releasing in the final stretch of the Super Nintendo’s commercial lifespan, it continued the legacy of being the swan song of Nintendo’s first-party lineup. It showed people that there was still a reason to …

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Donkey Kong Country Review

Donkey Kong Country Review for Super Nintendo

    Author: Mongunzoo Have you ever had an experience in gaming that changes the way you look at things? Donkey Kong Country did that for me. I remember seeing the minute long commercial spot for this game and just being mesmerized by its graphics and variation. Not to mention that …

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Clock Tower Review

Clock Tower Review for Super Nintendo

    Author: Mongunzoo The SNES is an endless ocean of quality, but it is only after you leave the shoreline of North American releases that you begin to see just how truly deep and terrifying this ocean can be. So it was with Clock Tower, the first SNES game …

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ActRaiser Review

Actraiser Review for Super Nintendo

  Author: Mongunzoo Good video games will give us god complexes. One of gaming’s greatest strengths compared with other entertainment mediums is that it is immersive. We feel like we ARE the hero and that we control the outcome of the story with our choices. Whereas in movies and books …

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Super Castlevania IV Review

Super Castlevania IV Review for Super Nintendo

    Author: Mongunzoo Castlevania. The name alone evokes countless images in the minds of gamers. Everything from the creepily atmospheric castle to the monsters you fight just ooze adventure. This game cemented my love of the horror genre. So when I heard about a 16-bit ”remake”on my favorite system, …

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The Legend Of Zelda: A Link To The Past Review

A Link to the Past Review for Super Nintendo

  Author: Mongunzoo I still remember the first time I started playing this game. It was a stormy spring day in 1993. My family and I were visiting my Grandma’s house along with my cousins Matt, Chris, and Jake. I’ll never forget playing the first few hours in a thunderstorm …

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