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Chuck Norris SuperKicks

Oh I really, really want to like this game, I really, really do- any game starring the hardest man that ever there was and that there ever will be, surely has got to be good, right? The answer is no…

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Lost Dutchman Mine

Looking for an adventure game that will make you spend hours in front of your Amiga? Look no further, you've just dug up Lost Dutchman Mine…

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Oscar

Oscar came out in the middle of the mascot platformer boom for Amiga CD32, Amiga, DOS, and SNES…

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Shadowfire

Shadowfire can be seen as a revolution in the big adventure market on C64.
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Pacmania

By 1987 Namco were thinking of new ways to milk the Pac Man franchise…

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Blue Shadow

It is no secret that when a game becomes a success, it is soon going to have a clone made of it, to capitalise on the original game's success…

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Alien

With the release of Prometheus at the cinema- one of my all time favourite sci-fi franchises- it encouraged me to dig out and dust off some of my old Alien games (Alien 3 on the Mastersystem is awesome- but that’s a review for another day) including this pretty much unheard of 1982 tie-in of Ridley Scott’s classic 1979 movie Alien

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Pokemon Stadium 2

its difficult to state what really sets this game apart from its predecessor, apart from the obvious…

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The Devil Rides In

Ok, during this review I will try to work out why I am currently addicted to this old as the hills Spectrum game.
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Bomberman 64

I have been a lifelong fan of this game as I’ve been playing it since age 5, but I will keep the bias out of this review…
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Metal Marines

You are the equivalent of the Japanese space army, taking the fight to the evil Westerners…

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Moon Buggy

Based upon the classic 1982 arcade game Moon Patrol by Irem, it soon quickly arrived to our system a mere three years later near as soon after we tore off the festive wrapper off our good old grey breadbin on 1984 Christmas morning.
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Amazing Spider-Man, The

The (not so) Amazing Spider-Man, This web slinging platformer/puzzle game pitches you against Mysterio,who kidnaps mary-jane and as spidey you have to rescue her from his evil lair which is a gaint film studio…

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Mighty Bomb Jack

Out of all the consoles ever released, the NES has to have the most diverse game library ever…

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Gradius III

It is amazing to think how many game genres have been perfected on the SNES…

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Wario’s Woods

The final game ever released for the NES, Wario's Woods, would see you playing as Toad trying to create a variety of block patterns which in turn would lead you to the next level and a harder puzzle to work out…

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Sweet Home

Capcom started doing survival horror long before Resident Evil came along…
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Ikari Warriors

Ikari Warriors is a 1986 arcade game by SNK. The player takes the role of commando-like warriors named Ralf and Clark, who must try to reach the village of Ikari and rescue Colonel Cook.
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Bust A Groove

I have never been one for mainstream or normal gaming, which is most likely why this particular and quite bizarre hybrid game drew me in.
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The Lost Vikings

One of the few puzzle games I enjoyed in my early gaming years, The Lost Vikings took all that was great about a SNES platforming game and spliced it with a puzzler.
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I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream

Based on the short story of the same name by Harlan Ellison, I Have No Mouth, and I Must Scream is a point and click psychological horror game for the old PC-DOS system.
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Jet Set Radio

Many people knew of the Dreamcast but few bought it, the masses mainly held back due to Sony’s big black wonder being just around the corner. Yet those select few of us who chose to let bygones be bygones and put our past behind with Sega were in for quite the treat.
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Syndicate

As anyone will tell you or that you can see for yourself from my site or other reviews, I am somewhat a fan of the Amiga system.
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Flashback

Often mistaken as a follow up to the just as stellar “Another World”, Flashback was one of the finest examples of why the Amiga was a true gamers dream.
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Dino Crisis

In an age long gone by, Capcom once reigned supreme among game developers/publishers of the day.
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