Breath of Fire Review

Breath of Fire Review Super Nintendo

  By Indy1988 When the Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest series (or Dragon Warrior to some people) were released to the public, they defined what makes a role-playing game. These games went beyond pencil-and-paper stats and long hours of leveling up a wizard or warrior. Video games made this possible…

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RoboCop 3 Review

Robocop 3 Review SNES

Author: John Legendoffzelda The one interesting part of Ocean’s leaden adaptation of RoboCop 3 is that their game precedes the film by an entire year. Not many licensed games have ever accidentally spoiled the entirety of their sources before people got to see the source. But then, there wasn’t any…

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Frogger Review

Frogger Review Super Nintendo

  Author: sull56ivan2010 In the 90s, there was a push for nostalgia. Digital Eclipse was paving the way with tons of arcade ports from a number of Atari, Midway, and Williams games. Namco was doing its Namco Museum series. In between all that was Frogger. A lot of things happened…

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Super Bomberman Review

  Author: Indy1988 Any retro gamer may remember Bomberman. He is the little blue and white robot that blasted his way onto many a multiplayer battle that has probably killed many a friendship almost as bad as Mario Kart or Halo. Bomberman hasn’t been as active as he used to…

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Home Alone 2: Lost in New York Review

Home Alone 2 Review Super Ninendo

  Author: sull56ivan2010     Not too long after the first movie, Home Alone 2: Lost in New York went into theaters in November 1992. Its numbers weren’t as strong (still good considering it made over 170 million) and it was widely panned. However, it’s still liked by many. The video…

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Indiana Jones’ Greatest Adventures Review

Indiana Jones' Greatest Adventures Review SNES

Author: John Legendoffzelda The first review of a Super Nintendo game I ever wrote was my hard pan of Super Star Wars. And looking back I see my review was a little vague about what I found so disappointing. You see, the issue is not about how “the only good…

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Alcahest Review

Alcahest Review Super Nintendo

  By Indy1988 HAL Laboratory is perhaps most famous for its Kirby series. The little pink puff has gobbled and scarfed his way to our hearts with his simple but charming adventures. And he is a mainstay in the Nintendo company along with Mario, Link, and Pikachu. In spite of…

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Super Mario World 2nd Opinion

Super Mario World

Author: antipop I’m a bit of a late bloomer, as far as gaming goes. I was born in the golden age of gaming. One would think that by the time the Super Nintendo launched, I would’ve been primed and ready for pure gaming bliss. This, however, was not the case.…

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The Firemen 2nd Opinion

The Firemen review Super Nintendo

  By Indy1988 Introduction Sometimes a gamer will come across a game that will deliberately do something different. For instance, nobody thought a farming game like Harvest Moon would actually catch on. And there’s another game that does things in its own way that works. It’s called The Firemen, created…

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