Zelda: A Link To The Past Game Review For SNES

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It's always tough to quantify how much of a cultural impact things have when you're looking back at them several years (or decades) later. No one can really put into words what it felt like to be alive when a piece of art that was iconic first came out.

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The Original Castlevania Nintendo NES Retro Review

Nintendo NES Castlevania Review

There are portions of Castlevania that will defeat you. Portions that will make you look back mournfully over your life and the decisions that led you up to this point – your 17th straight death courtesy the Medusa heads.

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Nintendo NES Review Super C

Nintendo NES Review Super C

The Intro:

Super C is a throwback to the glory days – when men were men, and video games were punishingly, brutally difficult. Super C, the North American NES version of Super Contra, was released in 1990. It features the same muscle-toting, cigar smoking badass heroes that everyone loves.

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Super Mario Bros 3 Nintendo NES Retro Review

The Best Mario Game | Super Mario Bros 3 Review

Brief Intro:

In the pantheon of game franchises, there are very few single entries that can lay claim to bringing sweeping, long-lasting changes to the franchise. In a storied franchise such as Mario, this feat is even more impressive.

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Alien 3 Review for the Super Nintendo - SNES

Alien 3 SNES VideoGame Review

The Intro:

When Alien 3 first hit theaters, expectations were high. James Cameron’s Aliens took everyone’s favorite space monster franchise to an entirely new level and created one of the most iconic cinema experiences of all time.

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Super Nintendo Review of Disney's Aladdin - SNES

Aladdin SNES Review

The Intro:

Movies and licensed video-games usually go together about as well as oil and water. Fortunately, during the 90s, Disney had a string of video-games that not only served as passable entries for fans of the movies, but were great games in their own right.

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F-Zero Game Review For Super Nintendo Console

Super Nintendo F-Zero Review

Welcome to the future. In this world, humanity has apparently run out of things to entertain themselves. The mega-rich have been upping the ante steadily to the point where only one thing can really get their adrenaline racing again – racing extreme machines that hover several feet above the ground. F-Zero is an entertaining racer set in a futuristic universe (that frankly sounds awesome).

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Street Fighter II: The World Warrior SNES Review

Retro Video Games

There are lots of good video games. There are fewer great retro video games. But only a select handful of retro video games qualify to hold the titles ‘Pioneer’, ‘Groundbreaking’ or ‘Legendary’.

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Pokemon Sun And Moon Review - The Old School Game Vault

Pokemon Sun and Moon Review

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Star Fox Zero Wii U Review - The Old School Game Vault

Star Fox Zero – Nintendo Wii U Review

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Uncharted 4 A Thief's End Review - The Old School Game Vault

Uncharted 4: A Thief's End - PS4  Review

The Intro:

The Uncharted series of games have always been about scale – the scope of the stories is epic, the visuals are beautiful and the landscapes you journey through are vast and diverse.

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Hyrule Warriors Legends Review - The Old School Game Vault

Hyrule Warriors – Legends Nintendo 3ds Review

The Intro:

Let’s face it – executing a perfect superhero landing onto a field of battle and mowing down thousands of enemies, dozens with every attack is a lot of fun. And when you get to execute said carnage with some of your favorite characters?

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Pokemon Tournament Review - The Old School Game Vault

Wii U Pokemon Tournament Review

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Golden Sun Game Boy Advance Retro Review - GBA

Golden Sun Game Boy Advance - Reivew

When I first got my Game Boy Advance in 2010, Golden Sun (2001) was one of my first games. My younger brother told me it was a GBA-exclusive RPG that I would really enjoy.

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Fire Emblem Game Boy Advance Review - GBA

 Fire Emblem Review GBA

Story and Gameplay that Build on Each Other Keep Fire Emblem Fun

The Intro:

Released fifteen + years ago, Fire Emblem for the Game Boy Advance has proven itself one of those rare games well able to stand the test of time. The graphics have been surpassed, of course, but Fire Emblem was never primarily about the graphics.

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Far Cry Primal Review - The Old School Game Vault

Far Cry Primal - Review

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Plants Vs Zombies: Garden Warfare 2 - Review

plants vs zombies gw2 review

The Intro:

Who would’ve thought plants and zombies would make natural enemies? When PopCap Games first introduced the world to this epic rivalry in 2009, gamers took an immediate liking to the cute graphics, silly humor and wacky presentation.

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Shining Force: Resurrection of the Dark Dragon GBA Review

Shining Force GBA Review

 

Getting Lost all over Again, with Shining Force for Game Boy Advance

The Intro:

Shining Force: Resurrection of the Dark Dragon has had a remarkably good shelf life. The 2004 Game Boy Advance strategy RPG is, in fact, itself a remake of a 1992 Sega Genesis game.

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Tom Clancy's The Division Review

Tom Clancy's The Division Review

The Intro:

The apocalypse is most definitely not a picnic. Most of the people you know and loved have been wiped off the face of the earth after a biological weapon attack. The city is desolate. As you walk around, you hear echoes and noises and sounds of distant gunfire.

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Fat Princess Adventures | PS4 Review | Playstation 4

Fat Princess Adventures - PS4 Review

The Intro:

There’s a time for complex, Ken Levine-esque, layered storytelling. But sometimes, you just want to dive into a game, not worry too much about the plot, and just have some fun.

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