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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Super Mario World 2: Yoshi’s Island Review

Yoshi's Island Review for Super Nintendo

  Author: Mongunzoo Yoshi’s Island is one interesting game. It’s great, yet about as far away from its namesake as you could get. When you consider the fact that it likely has more in common with Nintendo 64 platformers like Mario 64 and Banjo-Kazooie than it does with Super Mario …

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Super Mario All Stars Review

Super Mario All Stars Review for Super Nintendo

  Author: Mongunzoo The Super Mario Brothers franchise is bar none one of most important properties in the history of gaming. It is hard to imagine now, but there was a time when Mario was more popular than Santa Claus. This is the character that brought gaming back from a …

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Super Mario World Review

Super Mario World Review for Super Nintendo

    Author: Mongunzoo If there is one game that defined Nintendo during the 16-bit era, this would be it! Created as a launch title for the newborn SNES, it came out the same year that Sonic the Hedgehog was released for the Genesis. This was the game that was …

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Super Punch Out!! 2nd Opinion

Super Punch Out!! 2nd Opinion

  Author: Mongunzoo There is just something about the Punchout!! games that are just addictive and fun. I just can’t stop playing them whether I am trying to beat the best time for Bear Hugger, or trying to go undefeated in the Special Circuit (which I STILL have not done!). …

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Super Punch Out!! Review

Super Punch Out!!

  Author: Masamune Where can you get your fix of ethnic stereotypes, over-sized meatheads, and fighting?  Perhaps the latest episode of The Jersey Shore? Well … maybe, but I’m talking about Super Punch Out!! for the Super NES! Put your boxing gloves on and step up to the challenge. Jaw-Buster …

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