There are a huge amount of beat-em-ups in both the NES and SNES libraries. So many in fact that even some of the better titles can feel somewhat boring due to the sheer number of them there is to play. For me, it was never my favorite genre either so maybe I find them a … Continue reading NEScyclopedia – Double Dragon II
First of all, apologies for missing last week. I'm going through something of a gaming slump right now. Nothing seems to keep my attention for longer than 10 minutes so I couldn't even think of a topic. But with the release of the Tomb Raider movie, this is as good a time as any to … Continue reading From the Backlog- Tomb Raider
This week I’m going to look at a game that I feel is a little underappreciated - Kabuki Quantum Fighter. Published by HAL who also brought us Kirby, everybody’s favourite pink ball of joy, this game is a lesser known title for the NES but that doesn’t mean it’s bad by any means. Human Entertainment, … Continue reading NEScyclopedia – Kabuki Quantum Fighter
Are bad games really bad? Welcome back to the games room! I only had a few weeks before our untimely demise last time, but I figured I'd keep it going this time because I'm too lazy to think of a new concept. I'm Liam, and I'm going to take a weekly look at a major … Continue reading The Games Room: Bad Games
This week I’m going to be looking at Punch-Out!!, a staple of any NES collection. This is especially true for those who love to collect variations of games. The boxing game based on Nintendo’s arcade classics, has three different releases on the NES/famicom with each varying from each other slightly. Originally released in Japan as … Continue reading Punch-Out!!