There’s nothing like a good action/RPG hybrid to close out the year, and December 31st, 1997 saw the US release of this adventure on the original Playstation by Working Designs, the now-defunct purveyors of Japanese awesome. As the titular silent protagonist, you alone have the power to enter the dreams of others and do battle […]
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Today in retro gaming, we celebrate the release of Kartia: The Word of Fate on the Playstation with a beautiful full-page magazine ad from back in the day. Released in the US on July 31, 1998, Kartia is one of those games which slipped through the cracks of the RPG market in the wake of […]
By 1996, Nintendo of America had started to relax its policies on censorship. Gamers saw violence-laden releases of Mortal Kombat II and III on the Super Nintendo after the Genesis version of the original outsold the SNES’s by a factor of three-to-one. But despite loosening up restrictions on depictions of blood and violence, there were […]
Techland have released some new screens for their upcoming Playstation 3 hack and slash action title, Hell Raid (it is coming to PC and Xbox 360 too if you are interested). Featuring not only a story driven single player campaign, Hell Raid will also offer multiplayer modes with four players pitted against both enemies and […]
King’s Field was released in February in the US but one of our editors decided he needed sleep more than he needed work, so we had to move this feature to March to celebrate the game’s UK launch. Said editor has become 200% more productive since we cut off his eyelids, and we apologize for […]
Today in retro gaming, we celebrate the European release of The Granstream Saga with an ad that explains exactly why you should be excited about playing it in a post-Final Fantasy VII world.
Demon’s Souls is finally available on the Playstation Network for Playstation 3 0wners to enjoy without having to let ave their homes and brave the wild untamed world of reality. Fight dragons, demons and other multi story tall creatures (thanks God of War and Shadows of Colossus) and try to survive the onslaught and save […]