Monthly Archives: July 2016

REVIEW: Pac-Man 2: The New Adventures (1994, SNES)

For some odd reason, Namco is wildly persistent on re-inventing Pac-Man to make him “relevant” and “hip” for a new generation. Whether be through giving him the Mario 64/Sonic Adventure treatment, pairing him up with Adam Sandler, or making him say

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SYSTEM SMACK-DOWN: Donkey Kong (NES, 2600, ColecoVision)

The original Donkey Kong is nothing short of a timeless classic. Without it, Nintendo wouldn’t be the company that they are today, as they went on to set new heights for the gaming industry and the way that we view

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retr0spective: LucasArts Adventure Games (Part Four)

After a brief one-year hiatus, LucasArts went to the bikers in the 1995 cult classic, Full Throttle.  Notable for being Tim Schafer’s first ever game with him completely at the helm, the game takes place in a distant, Mad Max-esque dystopian future in

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retr0spective: LucasArts Adventure Games (Part Three)

In 1991, Guybrush and co. made their return in LucasFilm Games’ (now known at this point as LucasArts) first ever sequel, Monkey Island 2: LeChuck’s Revenge. Taking place months after the events of the first installment, the plot revolves around Guybrush

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REVIEW: Earthworm Jim (1994, Genesis)

Though not quite on the level of universal popularity, Doug TenNapel is regarded as one of the most influential cartoonists of the modern age. While he has a wide range of creations, such as the Nickelodeon cartoon Catscratch and the

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Sonic 25th Anniversary Party Highlights

Yesterday night was…quite an interesting one, to say the least. While it did feel rather prolonged, a certain long-anticipated party more than certainly delivered on its’ promise; revealing just what the future has in store for everyone’s favorite speedy blue critter,

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Top 20 Worst Video Game Cartoon Episodes (No. 10-1)

This is it, folks. Just ten more episodes, and this whole nightmare will FINALLY be done and over with. So, let’s not bother wasting any time. NO. 10: Happy Birthday, Mega Man (Captain N) Captain N was a show that admittedly had

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