Retro Review: Monster Party

Retro Review: Monster Party

Jul 5, 2014

Ain’t no party like a Monster Party ’cause a Monster Party don’t stop Today, I’m going to start out with a disclaimer; I’m not even sure how to begin this review. I usually like to think of something clever or informative, but this game is so bizarre that it really doesn’t need anyone to speak on is behalf. Let’s just...

Retro Review: Spyro the Dragon

Retro Review: Spyro the Dragon

Jul 2, 2014

In the fall of ‘98 the gaming industry was dominated by platformers, so far be it for Insomniac studios to release another, but they did, and boy was it a doozy. Spyro the Dragon hit during the heyday of “collect all these things” games and yet it remains one of the most memorable. Let’s take a look at Spyro today. Just to cover all my bases here, if...

Retro Review: Kirby’s Dream Land 3

Retro Review: Kirby’s Dream Land 3

Jun 25, 2014

By 1997, Nintendo’s “Kirby” franchise was already relatively known. Many games in the series had come out by this time, and the series was even popular enough to earn a few spinoffs in the few short years that it had been alive. One year before, the Super Nintendo game “Kirby’s Super Star” had been released on the SNES and...

Retro Review: Mega Man X

Retro Review: Mega Man X

Jun 17, 2014

With the release of the Super Nintendo (or, in Japan, the Super Famicom) came new opportunities for game developers. It was a chance to create new things, and test the limits of what could be done. While many companies focused on overhauling aspects such as mechanics, graphics, and sound, Capcom took things even further and decided to do an overhaul on their...

Perfect Dark Review – NoiselessMound

My review of Perfect Dark on Nintendo 64, originally found on Games You Loved. This is my first ever non-Sonic game review so let me know what you think! I plan on doing these reviews between Sonic Retrospective, each one randomly selected from my list of games. Sequels be damned! Anyway join me here as I talk about the history and review Perfect...

Retro Video Review: Sonic the Hedghog 2

Retro Video Review: Sonic the Hedghog 2

Sep 4, 2013

Join Trevor as he continues his epic quest to review EVERY Sonic the Hedgehog game! It took him six reviews to get this far, but he’s finally made made it to Sonic 2 for the Genesis. Does it still hold up today? Well, watch the video and find out! Stop by Trevor’s Youtube channel for more video reviews, “let’s plays”, and...