Category Archives: Game Reviews

Indigo Prophecy / Fahrenheit

“Indigo Prophecy 451°.” A deep dive into the mind of David Cage, and an exploration of his studio’s sophomore effort. Was Indigo Prophecy a work of art worthy of its praise, or has the hype been overblown from the very beginning?

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Sonic Labyrinth

“Sonic, Your Child Is Falling and the Labyrinth Is Calling.” Because what we’ve all truly been waiting to see from Sonic is a slow, meandering, maze exploration game.

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Hooters Road Trip

“Hootie & the Road Trip.” When it comes to Hooters, you should expect your licensed games to be “delightfully tacky yet unrefined.” But can this PS1 racing title live up to even that low expectation?

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The Transformers: Mystery of Convoy

“We Gonna Roll Out This Transformers Comvoy ‘Cross the U-S-A.” Is there more to this Japan-exclusive title than meets the eye, or is it truly one of the defining kusogē games of its era?

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Super Mario Bros. Special

“The Not-So Super Mario Bros. Special Show.” The Mario game Nintendo would like you to forget. Did Hudson Soft drop the ball in handling the precious license, or did they perhaps hit too close to home for the Big N’s comfort?

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Clock Tower II: The Struggle Within

“The Struggle Isn’t over Till the Clock Tower Says Two.” The horror comes home in Human Entertainment’s follow-up to the Scissorman saga. But does it cut as deep without the series standard trademarks on-hand?

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WCW Backstage Assault

“WCW’s Backstage, All-Access Pass to Assault.” World Championship Wrestling’s final video game gave us a glimpse into a wrestling promotion on the brink of death. A study of an ill-advised spin-off game, and the struggling promotion who lent it it’s branding.

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Arthur’s Quest: Battle for the Kingdom

“In Thy Battle for the Kingdom Come, Arthur is Done.” Could this vintage ValuSoft release be a cool bargain, or is its cruelty matched only by Morgan LeFay herself? A classic GameSpot review may have given us a pretty good clue.

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Quest 64

“A Tribe Called Quest 64.” Reviewing the N64’s “first authentic Full Polygon RPG,” and exploring why it was ultimately only one of just a few for the cartridge-based console. Is young Brian’s journey a quest worth accepting?

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Bad Street Brawler

“Bad Street Brawler’s Baadasssss Song.” The Power Glove-promoting punch ’em up gets put on trial. Plus, a walk down the street that lead to this game coming to the NES.

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