Surprisingly, Kaneko’s platformer has nothing to do with the post-war division of Germany, and everything to do with a little lad with a whacking great hammer.
We don’t know why Data East decided that the world needed a pinball and run-and-gun mashup, but we’re glad it did.
What one little change from Capcom’s platform shooter formula made Darkwing Duck so enjoyable?
Did anyone really expect to see this as Sensible Software’s Amiga swansong?
Nick recalls how this sports game he hadn’t intended to buy ended up outshining the one he had originally wanted.
Could this import exclusive Ninja Warrior tie-in game really be any good? With Konami behind it, absolutely.
Darran returns to Ocean’s amazing Amstrad conversion.
Why we’re fond of Taito’s RPG-inspired arcade game
It’s a shoot-’em-up, but you’re shooting photos rather than bullets!
Chris White shares his fondness for this early PlayStation blaster
Why you should play this forgotten Mega Drive download game
Here it is, the very beginning of a decades-long puzzle dynasty…
Guys, we’re worried about Kirby…
Gaming’s original mascot makes it over to the MSX in fine form
Nick laments being born a bit too late to get on board with this excellent comic adventure…
A brief look back at Sega’s pioneering Japanese RPG
Puyo-popping fun from long after the Dreamcast was supposed to be dead…
Paint that road, and crush baddies with the rollers!
Why is Squaresoft’s fighting game one of the easiest PlayStation games to revisit?
The game that attempted to send the Dreamcast off with a bang!