Articles written by A.J. Maciejewski (Page 35)
Fang Fairizes for a new generation
July 24, 2016 - The original Fairy Fencer F is an often overlooked and underrated JRPG. This remake for the modern age does a great job of ironing out a lot of wrinkles but is it a worthwhile adventure for existing fans and newcomers alike?
Read more: Fairy Fencer F: Advent Dark Force Review
Drive like an animal
July 22, 2016 - If there's one thing gamers need; it's more kart racers. Obliteracers isn't your typical racing game but it does offer unique gameplay that can be very fun to enjoy with friends so invite the whole barn over and let's put the pedal to the metal!
Read more: Obliteracers Review
Are you quick on your feet?
July 20, 2016 - It seems like there's a new challenging 2D platformer with single-screen stages every week. 10 Second Ninja X may not reinvent the genre but it does provide some fun times for the ninja in you.
Read more: 10 Second Ninja X Review
Ten ways to frighten a Snake
July 18, 2016 - Hideo Kojima's famous stealth action series is renowned for its twisted and complex narratives. However, there are many seriously eerie moments that are often overlooked so here are ten of the creepiest from the entire series.
Read more: Top 10 Creepiest Moments: Metal Gear Solid Series
Target Earth: accessible edition
July 15, 2016 - You wouldn't think a somewhat obscure 1990 Sega Genesis 2D run and gun shooter would translate well for today's standards. However, Assault Suit Leynos proves that retro games can be as good as any modern title so let's start shooting.
Read more: Assault Suit Leynos Review
Virtual Console expands its 16-bit library
July 15, 2016 - It's been a long time but now a few games from the highly underrated TurboGrafx-16 are ready to download on Wii U. So, prepare to push the "Run" button and add some retro awesomeness into your gaming diet.
Read more: TurboGrafx Is Finally Available on Wii U
Nightmarish 2D action
July 14, 2016 - Back in the '90s, there were a ton of games set within sinister worlds inhabited by ugly creatures. Daydreamer brings back that style as if it never went away but is it a genre worth revisiting?
Read more: Daydreamer: Awakened Edition Review
A slam dunk, home run, and touchdown all in one
July 13, 2016 - Sports video games don't always have to be based on reality. Videoball combines retro Asteroids-style shooting with pushing balls into nets to create one extremely enjoyable competitive experience so get your monochrome jersey on and let the games begin!
Read more: Videoball Review
Unrest in the animal kingdom
July 12, 2016 - You don't often see games with rioting as a central gameplay mechanic. Anarcute puts you in control of a horde of cute furry fellows who seek justice no matter how dire the circumstances. But, is this a game worth fighting for?
Read more: Anarcute Review
This war is black and white
July 11, 2016 - Puzzle RPGs are a somewhat recent innovation in the world of gaming. Reversi Quest forgoes the cliche match three formula and crafts its battle system after the classic board game Othello but does it add up to a worthwhile concoction?
Read more: Reversi Quest Review