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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
Learning curve is everything
July 20, 2018 - I recently tried out Nobunaga's Ambition: Taishi and its tutorials inspired me to write this piece. Seeing as a good way to learn is by example, allow me to outline how to make an in-game tutorial that's as informative as it is engaging.
Read more: How to Make an In-Game Tutorial
How well have these baddies held up?
July 16, 2018 - A Link to the Past is one of the greatest games of all time and it's always fun to revisit its amazing boss fights. In this article, I'll list the bosses in order of my least to most favorite using criteria like aesthetics or how fun the boss is to fight so let's get right to it!
Read more: Top 10 The Legend of Zelda: A Link to the Past Bosses
Nameless but far from generic
July 9, 2018 - If you want a fast-paced hack-and-slash sword-swinging ki-blasting RPG, here's a game for you. The Nameless Chronicles is from Anima Project, the developers who also created the predecessor, simply titled Anima: Gate of Memories.
Read more: Anima: Gate of Memories - The Nameless Chronicles Review
Ten classic games played by skilled speedrunners
July 5, 2018 - This year's Summer Games Done Quick recently wrapped up so allow me to count down the best speedruns and races from the event.
Read more: Top 10 Speedruns from SGDQ 2018
Will you do anything to save your friends?
July 1, 2018 - I decided to try Far Cry 3 Classic Edition which was a huge decision because I'm an FPS noob and the only one I've ever beat is Halo 1.
Read more: Far Cry 3 Classic Edition Impressions
Conquer the first of the Five Deaths
June 28, 2018 - Jurassic World Evolution tries to capture the magic of the film franchise by handing you the keys to your very own dinosaur theme park. Managing your park can be tricky business but if you've played roller coaster sims, you'll definitely have an easier time.
Read more: Jurassic World Evolution: Isla Matanceros Guide
Doesn't give the world of words the treatment it deserves
June 23, 2018 - In Haimrik, you play as the titular kid who can enter the magical word world by cutting up his hand and writing with his blood. If that's not a weird premise for a game, I don't know what is.
Read more: Haimrik Review
Blast your enemies with this behemoth
June 21, 2018 - The gunship has a very different play style from the other ships in Everspace. It's the hardest to manoeuvre but it has the highest health and armor by far. It also has two unique exclusive devices: the turret and the frontal shield.
Read more: How to Beat Everspace with the Gunship
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