With a swift punch and a loud “BARF!”, River City Ransom made its mark in the gaming world over 30 years ago. Known overseas as the Kunio-kun series, the tale of one strong high schooler looking to save his girlfriend

Yearning for the return of something you enjoyed in the past can be a mixed road that leads to either joy or disappointment. Platonic Games set about revitalizing the void left by the folks over at Rare by making a

Ambition, particularly in game development, has a habit of of either making or breaking certain titles. Greedfall, a game by the developer Spiders, is a highly ambitious game that sought to create a sweeping story through a massive world of

WayForward knows how to deliver a good time, even with the most simplest of mechanics. This is very evident in their Mighty Switch Force! series, which had delivered loads of challenges with a mere simple twist. For those who’ve been

Note to the triple-A gaming industry: when someone says the community is craving a certain kind of game, you best listen to them instead of plugging your ears. That’s what happened with Koji Igarashi, who breathed new life to Castlevania

Bringing fantasy worlds to life is an incredibly tall order in and of itself, but with a series as storied as the Redwall series by Brian Jacques. Providing a fantasy story through the eyes of anthropomorphic animals, particularly mice and

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Video games based on the universe created by H.P. Lovecraft have come and gone over the years, with surprisingly few of them hitting the mark. Surprisingly, most of the successes, like Eternal Darkness, were not direct interpretations, but more loosely

It was on the second day of May in the year 2012 when Rebellion Developments put both Activision and Electronic Arts on notice. Up until that point, the likes of Call of Duty and Battlefield were seen as the premier

Nostalgia can be a double-edged sword. On one hand, experiencing a video game similar to one you loved as a child can bring a lot of warmhearted memories of simpler times and merriment. However, it also can show you how