Retro Reviews


Retro Review: Trouble Shooter

Girl Power!   Back in 2013, video game designer Mike Mika’s daughter asked him how to “play as the girl” in Nintendo’s Donkey Kong. She wanted Pauline (who’s always…

Retro Review: Zombie Nation (Nintendo Entertainment System, 1991)

Manual Recommended     Zombie Nation was one of those games that I’ve heard plenty of negative feedback about throughout my years of collecting, and I’m not really sure…

Retro Review: Dracula Unleashed (SEGA CD, MAC, DOS 1993)

Full Motion Vampire   Early Full Motion Video (FMV) takes a lot of heat from gamers today, and rightfully so. The tiny windows where the footage is displayed, accompanied by…
Ratchet & Clank

Ratchet & Clank (2002) Retro Review (With Video)

The Start Of A Long-Running Friendship   Insomniac Games were pretty much done with their previous game series Spyro The Dragon and wanted to create an entirely new game,…

Retro Review: The Death and Return of Superman

Will The Real Superman Please…ah, you get it I was what you would call a comic book “fan” when I was a kid. I didn’t collect any particular publisher or…

Retro Review: Crash ‘n’ the Boys: Street Challenge

Crashing Into Faces Before I begin this review, I believe it’s extremely important to teach uninformed gamers of what the Kunio-Kun series is, because without that I believe you…

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