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Goblins, demons, and zombies, too
October 31, 2018 - Well before the arrival of notoriously difficult modern experiences like Dark Souls, we had incredibly challenging games like Super Ghouls 'n Ghosts and its predecessor Ghosts 'n Goblins. Here, I'll take a look at the Super NES classic because after all, it's Halloween!
Read more: Super Ghouls 'n Ghosts: A Halloween Classic
The world could use a little balance
September 16, 2018 - Final Fantasy VI has left one heck of a legacy and it's still thought of as one of the greatest games of all time by many SNES and Final Fantasy fans. It even appeared as the final speedrun in SGDQ 2018 which took roughly seven hours.
Read more: Final Fantasy VI: Replaying a Timeless Classic
Retro fun with Baby Mario
July 26, 2018 - I recently had a great time finishing Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island on the Super NES Classic Edition so allow me to share my experience with this timeless 2D platformer.
Read more: Revisiting Yoshi's Island
Mavericks and mayhem
July 23, 2018 - I love classic SNES games and Mega Man X was one such title that I felt compelled to play and I finally did so on the SNES Mini. It doesn't have many action games and the only other 2D shooters are Super Metroid and the controller-throwing Contra III: The Alien Wars.
Read more: Mega Man X: A First-Timer's Perspective
Five more fun-filled discs
June 19, 2018 - I don't know about you but I love revisiting classic games that go under most retro gamers' radar so here are 5 super-fun PS1 treasures.
Read more: Original PlayStation Hidden Gems (Part 2)
From androids to apes
April 8, 2018 - Going back to the past is sometimes more enjoyable than checking out the dozens of new releases every week. After digging through my massive PS2 game collection yet again, here are 5 more hidden gems that I highly recommend.
Read more: PlayStation 2 Hidden Gems (Part 2)
Dwayne Johnson not included
February 23, 2018 - Now that a movie based on Midway's classic giant monster arcade game is releasing for some strange reason, it's a good time to take a look back at the Rampage series. Get ready to kick a few buildings down and let's destroy this city!
Read more: Rampage Retrospective
There's more than just Mario Paint
January 24, 2018 - Nintendo's 16-bit Super NES had some top-notch accessories and one of the most overlooked is the mouse. Obviously, people remember using it for Mario Paint but there are many more games that can be enjoyed with it so let's try a few out.
Read more: Super Nintendo Mouse Compatible Games
5 timeless 8-bit treasures
January 22, 2018 - The NES has such a vast library of games that it's easy to miss out on some worthy retro experiences. I carefully combed through my collection of cartridges and found a handful of games that I think more classic gamers should play so let's get to it!
Read more: NES Hidden Gems (Part 1)
Claim territory with Taito's arcade classic
January 21, 2018 - The early '80s was a revolutionary time for gaming yet not every classic from that era is as celebrated as it should be. Taito's Qix is an often imitated arcade gem so let's take a look at why it's such a legendary game.
Read more: A Quick Look at Qix