Retro Game Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist

Players: 2 Co-op: Yes Genre: Action-Adventure/Beat 'Em Up Release Date: 12/11/1992 ESRB Rating: E Developer: Konami Publisher: Konami Platform Reviewed On: GPD XD (RetroArch Core: Genesis Plus GX ) Additional Platforms: Sega Genesis/Mega Drive Initial Thoughts: In my youth I thought I had played every Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles game growing up. But since I was on team Nintendo (and later Super Nintendo) I forgot … Continue reading Retro Game Review: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist

Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: Game Review

Players: 8 Co-op: Yes Genre: Fighting Release Date: 12/07/18 ESRB Rating: E10 Developer: HAL Laboratory |Nintendo Co., Ltd. Publisher: Nintendo of America, Inc. Platform Reviewed On: Nintendo Switch Additional Platforms: N/A Initial Thoughts: After Super Smash Bros. Melee was released many years ago the last two have been so so. One better than the other but not on the level that Super Smash Bros. … Continue reading Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: Game Review

Mega Man 11: Game Review

Players: 1 Co-op: No Genre: Action, Adventure Release Date: 10/02/18 ESRB Rating: E10 Developer: Capcom Publisher: Capcom Platform Reviewed On: Nintendo Switch Additional Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Microsoft Windows Initial Thoughts: I was excited late last year when I heard that Capcom was finally going to produce a new Mega Man game. And I was even more excited when I found … Continue reading Mega Man 11: Game Review

Marvel’s Spider-Man: Game Review

Players: 1 Co-op: No Genre: Action, Adventure Release Date: 09/07/18 ESRB Rating: T Developer: Insomniac Games Publisher: Sony Interactive Entertainment Platform Reviewed On: PlayStation 4 Additional Platforms: N/A Initial Thoughts: Now as far as first party titles go for Sony this is probably one of the bigger ones if not the biggest. It's too bad I never got to play … Continue reading Marvel’s Spider-Man: Game Review

Retro Game Review: Mario Is Missing!

Players: 1 Co-op: No Genre: Educational Release Date: 06/01/1993 ESRB Rating: E Developer: Software Creations, Radical Entertainment (NES Version) Publisher: The Software Toolsworks, Inc. Platform Reviewed On: PC (RetroArch Core: SNES9x_2010) Additional Platforms: Nintendo Entertainment System, Super Nintendo Entertainment System, MS-DOS Initial Thoughts: I played this game long ago as a kid. Some of you out there reading this were probably babies when … Continue reading Retro Game Review: Mario Is Missing!

Retro Game Review: An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

Players: 1 Co-op: No Genre: Action, Adventure Release Date: 08/30/1994 ESRB Rating: E Developer: Hudson Entertainment, Inc. Publisher: Hudson Entertainment, Inc. Platform Reviewed On: PC (RetroArch Core: SNES9x_2010) Additional Platforms: Super Nintendo Entertainment System Initial Thoughts: Funny story about why I decided to review this game. My wife had turned on the movie An American Tail for my daughter a few months back. And it … Continue reading Retro Game Review: An American Tail: Fievel Goes West

Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon: Game Review

Players: 1 Co-op: No Genre: Action, Platformer Release Date: 05/24/18 ESRB Rating: T Developer: Inti Creates Publisher: INTI CREATES CO., LTD. Platform Reviewed On: Nintendo Switch Additional Platforms: Nintendo 3DS, PC, PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, Xbox One Initial Thoughts: I had been hearing nothing but good things about this game since it has come out. Things such as "it's retro inspired". "If you love Castlevania … Continue reading Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon: Game Review

Retro Game Review: RoboCop

Players: 1 Co-op: No Genre: Shooter Release Date: 08/25/1989 ESRB Rating: E Developer:  Enigma Variations Ltd |Ocean | Ocean Software Ltd. Publisher:  Data East Corporation Platform Reviewed On: Nvidia Shield Android TV (Retroarch core: Nestopia) Additional Platforms: Nintendo Entertainment System, Arcade, and various other platforms with different developers. Initial Thoughts: In the late 1980's and early 90's RoboCop was huge. Now even though the movie was … Continue reading Retro Game Review: RoboCop

Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 + 2: Game Review

Players: 1 Co-op: No Genre: Action, Platformer Release Date: 07/24/18 ESRB Rating: E10+ Developer: Capcom Publisher: Capcom Platform Reviewed On: Nintendo Switch Additional Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Initial Thoughts: Mega Man has had a pretty big year so far in 2018. We saw the re-release of the Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 + 2 for the Nintendo Switch. The website iam8bit … Continue reading Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 + 2: Game Review

Retro Game Review: Beethoven – The Ultimate Canine Caper!

Players: 1 Co-op: No Genre: Platformer Release Date: 12/01/1993 ESRB Rating: E Developer: Riedel Software Productions Publisher: Hi-Tech Expressions Platform Reviewed On: Nvidia Shield Android TV (Retroarch core: SNES9x_2010) Additional Platforms: Super Nintendo Entertainment System Initial Thoughts: Growing up as a 90's kid just about every movie, cartoon show, or anything advertised to kids it seems like there was a video game behind it. … Continue reading Retro Game Review: Beethoven – The Ultimate Canine Caper!