Video game compilations (Page 2)
Retro returns... again
October 18, 2016 - After playing 100 classic Atari games over the past few days, I figured just writing two reviews wasn't enough. So, I decided to highlight a few aspects of these collections that I missed out. Enjoy!
Read more: Atari Flashback Classics: A Deeper Look at Vol. 1 & 2
Power without the price
October 17, 2016 - As if fifty classic games weren't enough, here are fifty more. Volume 2 of Atari Flashback Classics is yet another batch of great retro games but does it live up to the fantastic first collection?
Read more: Atari Flashback Classics Vol. 2 Review
Have you played Atari today?
October 15, 2016 - Diving into a collection of retro games is always an interesting experience. Here we have a mix of fifty arcade and Atari 2600 games so get your quarters ready for a trip back to gaming past.
Read more: Atari Flashback Classics Vol. 1 Review
Get your plastic quarters ready
March 20, 2016 - Fans of retro gaming rejoiced when they discovered that TT Games was planning a Level Pack based on Midway's classic arcade games. After waiting almost six months since the launch of Lego Dimensions, they can finally get their hands on it.
Read more: Lego Dimensions: Midway Arcade Level Pack Review
Commander Video's glorious rock hard six-pack returns
December 10, 2015 - Commander Video is back and this time all six of his original games can be played on your favourite PlayStation console. BIT.TRIP has come a long way since its WiiWare debut back in 2009 so let's see if these gems hold up.
Read more: The BIT.TRIP Review
The Blue Bomber has quite the six pack
August 26, 2015 - If there's one series retro gamers can't get enough of; it's Mega Man. As a huge fan for the past 25 years, I'm happy to see a new compilation for modern consoles, but was it worth releasing yet another collection?
Read more: Mega Man Legacy Collection Review
Do you need a reason to pick this up? I'll give you thirty!
August 7, 2015 - Rare has been around a long time so it's fitting that a compilation of some of their best games has finally arrived. With thirty games spanning from 1983 to 2008, you know that you're in for one eclectic collection. But, enough with the intro; let's dive in!
Read more: Rare Replay Review
Three decades of fun in one collection
June 22, 2015 - Rare sure has a long history of developing fantastic games. I must say that it came as a surprise when they announced that a compilation of thirty games will soon come out. In fact, last month I wrote An Obituary for Classic Game Compilations, but I was mistaken. Compilations are far from dead. Not only is Rare Replay on its way; Mega Man Legacy Collection was recently announced, too. Anyway, I figured I'd highlight some Rare titles that I'm most looking forward to, so hopefully this helps whet your appetite.
Read more: Rare Replay: Reasons to Get Excited
Special moments from Namco's library
June 13, 2015 - When it comes to the arcade, Namco was always ahead of the game. I put together this list to celebrate the most underrated and hard-to-find games that were included in their Namco Museum compilations. Considering they were released for almost every console over the years, you know there are plenty of obscurities to explore. If you're ready, strap on your fanny pack. We're going back to the '80s!
Read more: Top 10 Namco Museum Hidden Gems
Pac is back and he's brought some shiny new friends
June 11, 2015 - It's finally time to discuss the last volume of the original Namco Museum anthology. Of course, there are plenty more Namco Museum collections that have come out since and maybe I'll review a few of those down the road. For now, this will have to suffice. Anyway, does the series end on a positive note? Let's put on our winged helmets and take a walk down memory lane to find the answer.
Read more: Namco Museum Vol. 5 Review