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Super Mario World Review

November 23, 2013, 5:40 am | review | 3 comment(s)

Mario makes his 16-bit debut, can it live up to his 8-bit achievements?

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Retro Review: Mega Man 4

May 31, 2013, 11:01 am | review | 0 comment(s)

Following the amazing Mega Man 2 and Mega Man 3 games, Capcom had a tough pitch with Mega Man 4. Even as they would not make a game as good as those instant

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Retro Review: Mega Man 5

May 31, 2013, 11:00 am | review | 0 comment(s)

Being the fifth installment in its then successful franchise, Mega Man 5 was almost invariably doomed to feel a bit too familiar, and even repetitive. Mega Man 5 stands proudly among the great

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Review: Mega Man X (eshop)

May 30, 2013, 1:24 pm | review | 1 comment(s)

Price: $7.99 The Wii U eshop has been slow to release titles since it's outset. I'm not exactly sure why Nintendo couldn't have released all their first party games at launch, but

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Retro Review - Super Metroid

May 22, 2013, 6:51 am | review | 5 comment(s)

Superlative Metroid It's not as good as I remember. It's better than that.  That's not an easy feat, mind you, due to the fog of childhood nostalgia that enveloped me once

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Pandora's Tower Review

April 17, 2013, 11:43 am | review | 13 comment(s)

Note: For a stunning HD gallery of Pandora's Tower screenshots and artwork please visit our Facebook gallery. When Operation Rainfall came into existence almost two years ago,

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Retro City Rampage Review (WiiWare)

March 18, 2013, 11:58 am | review | 0 comment(s)

by Bryan G Are you familiar with video games and their various tropes? Do you have fond memories of Back to

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Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two Review

December 3, 2012, 5:32 am | review | 1 comment(s)

If you have been on any major gaming publication recently, you have undoubtedly heard that Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two has been

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10th Anniversary - Metroid Prime

November 16, 2012, 7:43 am | review | 4 comment(s)

10th Anniversary - Metroid Prime There is a phrase repeated often in Kurt Vonnegut's Cat's Cradle, in which the

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Retro Review – Metroid Prime 3: Corruption

November 14, 2012, 8:22 am | review | 3 comment(s)

The Grand Finale There's no shortage of Metroid love here

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Retro Review: Disney Epic Mickey

November 8, 2012, 2:38 am | review | 8 comment(s)

I was not originally going to talk about this game, but with the upcoming releases of Epic Mickey 2: Power of Two and Power of Illusion, I figured I would offer my thoughts

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Project Zero 2 - Wii Edition Review

August 28, 2012, 2:37 pm | review | 2 comment(s)

Developer: Tecmo Koei Publisher: Nintendo Release Date: JP/AU/EU - June 2012

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Retro Review - Metroid Prime 2: Echoes

July 23, 2012, 7:25 am | review | 4 comment(s)

The Middle Child Our celebratory,

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Video Review: Xenoblade Chronicles

April 17, 2012, 11:28 pm | review | 2 comment(s)

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Xenoblade Chronicles Review

April 9, 2012, 11:51 pm | review | 2 comment(s)

The savior of the JRPG has arrived... Introduction In a time where Japanese RPGs largely have become formulaic and lost much of their former glory, Monolith Soft and Nintendo set out to

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