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The Beast Within - A Gabriel Knight Mystery

The Beast Within: A Gabriel Knight Mystery

[youtube id=”XyKSEQglU8A” width=”633″ height=”356″] Another limitation that the use of FMV incorporated into gameplay was the need to limit the choices available to the player, thereby making the game more linear.  ...
Rise of the robots - amgia

Rise of the Robots

[youtube id=”Zafl_68PfOo” width=”633″ height=”356″] Rushing home we inserted the first disk and were confronted by a very impressive intro. ‘This is going to be great’ we thought. Then, after an hour or two, we ...
Dungeons and Dragons - Eye of the Beholder

Eye of the Beholder

[youtube id=”dwDQEqU-1IQ” width=”633″ height=”356″] The holy symbol or spell-book must be in the characters hand and right clicking brings up a menu from which you can select your spells. Again players of current gen ...
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Battlefield 1942 (PC)

Developer: Digital Illusions Publisher: Electronic Arts Genre: First Person Shooter Release Date: 2002 Awesome little FPS this, many hours of addiction and therapy needed to drag myself away. Even though the game is getting on a bit now, the graphics ...
Maniac Mansion PC

Maniac Mansion

Maniac Mansion Maniac Mansion is one of those games that it’s repetitive “music” is still following me in everything that I am doing. A game developed by Lucas Arts and the creator of the Monkey Island games, Ron Gilbert in 1997, an ...
Daikatana - PC

Daikatana

Daikatana Every so often I get a little spoiled with too much classic retrogaming goodness, and begin to take for granted the great storylines, coding and sheer fun that most of my game collection contains.  It’s at that point that I find it helpful ...
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Softporn Adventures

Softporn Adventures I always wondered if there was a text based game about the pursuit of sex would it be almost like sexting is today. So, how many of you know On-Line Systems, perhaps you know them under their more famous name Sierra On-Line. Before ...
Red Baron

Red Baron

Red Baron What you’re about to read, is an excellent guest post by Bill, who is a blogger for think SMART, that came up with some rather intriguing educational DS games and even a little something for the Wii. Bill lives in Hell’s Kitchen, ...
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Alien Breed

[youtube id=”jFqtJLZ7SsU” width=”633″ height=”356″] Alien BreedOh, the hours I used to spend playing this bloody game. Not only was Alien Breed one of the best games on the Amiga, it was also one of the hardest ...
Prehistorik 2

Prehistorik 2

Prehistorik 2 This is one more of the first ever games i played on the PC. Prehistorik 2 is a dos platformer (an-oter sequel from which I did not play the original) developed by Titus interactive in 1993. I remember I had no idea how to install a game ...
Motor City Dragstrip

Motor City Dragstrip

Motor City Dragstrip In today’s world, online multiplayer gaming is an everyday thing. People rutinely go online and can fight, wrestle, and shoot others in real time. But back in MY day (I say as I feel my hair greying), for online multiplayer ...
yolanda

Yolanda

[youtube id=”zGgPddpoUh4″ width=”633″ height=”356″] Yolanda Today is review a bad game day, a day I’ve been dreading. Mainly because I’m not only bad at reviews of good games, I’m even worse at writing reviews ...
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Interstate ’76

Interstate ’76 Oh yes, A lot of people that know me, tend to forget that I was once deeply involved in what I consider to be the dark ages of my gaming journey. The PC-gaming era.. It wasn’t all bad, it started great with the DOS/Windows 3.1 era ...
BladeRunner_PC

Blade Runner

Blade Runner Everybody has seen the movie (I hope) however there is a great game also with the Blade Runner logo on it , released in 1997, it follows the Blade Runner Ray McCoy. It is set in the same universe as the Blade Runner movie but it follows ...
Spellbound_Dizzy

Spellbound Dizzy

[youtube id=”3nhKM7hT0ec” width=”633″ height=”356″] Spellbound Dizzy Developed and published in 1992 by Codemasters Spellbound Dizzy is just one game in a long series of egg related shenanigans involving the Yolkfolk ...
Dune II: Battle for Arrakis

Dune II: Battle for Arrakis

[youtube id=”v-BUmM-x7eM” width=”633″ height=”356″] Dune II: Battle for Arrakis Plot: Arrakis, also known as Dune, is a planet rich in the valuable resource known as the spice melange, a rare resource that has caused ...