Category: Review

Blood II: The Chosen

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Blood

On Halloween of 1998, Monolith released Blood II: The Chosen, the first and only official sequel to the original Blood. Set one

Blood

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Blood

In the mid-nineties, FPS giants like Doom, Duke Nukem 3D, and Quake ruled the roost, causing gamers to sacrifice their social lives and embrace

Monster Bash

For those who grew up gaming with a DOS PC, a lot of people will hold the same reverence for

Mystic Midway: Phantom Express

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Mystic Midway

This time around, the theme is a roller coaster, split into seven stages, each one representing one part of your

Mystic Midway: Rest In Pieces

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Mystic Midway

The CD-i, despite the best efforts of both its marketers and its developers, just wasn’t meant to be a games

Metamoqester

The “boss-rush” fighting game never took off as a genre, but while Monster Maulers and Warzard garnered something of a

Dust: An Elysian Tail

One of the most beautiful elements of the indie scene is that you get games by people who normally wouldn’t

Tokyo Xanadu

The first thing to address about Tokyo Xanadu is the title. The game was published in Japan in 2015, thirty

Zwei!!

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Zwei!!

The genre term “dungeon crawler” comes from a specific kind of RPGs which involves, suitably enough, crawling dungeons. They typically

Crash Bandicoot

This entry is part 1 of 6 in the series Crash Bandicoot

Nowdays, it’s easy to lump Crash Bandicoot into the pile of failed mascots that Bubsy, Aero the Acrobat, and Gex

Crash Bandicoot 2: Cortex Strikes Back

This entry is part 2 of 6 in the series Crash Bandicoot

The original Crash Bandicoot was a solid start, but it had quite a few issues, not the least of which

Fire Emblem Gaiden

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Fire Emblem

Fire Emblem Gaiden was released two years after the original. While most of the graphics have been recycled (outside of

Fire Emblem Echoes: Shadows of Valentia

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Fire Emblem

The third and final Fire Emblem game on the 3DS seeks to evolve by looking to its past – it’s

Crash Bandicoot: Warped

This entry is part 3 of 6 in the series Crash Bandicoot

It’s the general rule, unless you happen to be Nintendo, that video game trilogies use their first game to establish

Crash Team Racing

This entry is part 5 of 6 in the series Crash Bandicoot

While Super Mario Kart created the kart racing genre, and Mario Kart 64 made the series a household name, it