Posted on 05/31 20:02 in Arcade
If you'd told us when the GBA launched that one of its most enduring new franchises would be a series of random minigame collections starring Wario, we probably would have feared for the future.If you've played WarioWare, however, you already know just how endlessly fun the concept is: An assortment of microgames, each about 2-3 seconds in length, flashes before you in rapid succession.
Posted on 06/23 00:07 in Arcade
There are two weapons in EarthBound that are incredibly difficult to find.Not 'oh, you have to beat this powerful boss' hard or 'gee, this puzzle sure was tricky' hard.
Posted on 07/27 22:07 in Arcade
What's this, a great Game Boy game that isn't a sequel to an already-popular franchise?Cue some adventuresome 8-bit music, throw down some 2D levels and boom, you've got enough motivation for a Game Boy outing.
Posted on 07/28 18:41 in Arcade
In case you weren't paying attention in 1999, the situation for the Dreamcast wasn't ideal.And it was great, with the console playing host to some of Sega's most creative games of all time, not to mention stellar third-party exclusives.
Posted on 09/08 20:17 in Arcade
Some of the best moments in games are about immersion, pulling players into a fictional world where they can project themselves into the characters.That's why it's infuriating when that immersion ends abruptly when an obnoxious character speaks up to ruin the mood.
Posted on 09/22 00:01 in Arcade
Sure, there are some oddballs like Koffing or Voltorb--but they're nowhere near as popular as the Pikachus, Togepis, and Evees that dominate Pok-merchandise.If only all those unwitting parents knew what horrors awaited their children in the untamed wilderness that is the Pokmon universe.
Posted on 10/14 16:05 in Arcade
If you're a guest in someone else's home, don't go through all their drawers looking for money.If you see a turtle, don't stomp on it.