Where the gaming world comes to talk!

Kid Chameleon

Kid Chameleon

Kid Chameleon An attempt to mimic Mario – in a few ways at least – Kid Chameleon offers something much different to Sonic’s speedy antics on the Mega Drive. It’s a solid platformer, and for fans of the genre it’s worth investigating.You ...
Asterix and the Great Escape

Asterix and the Great Escape

[youtube id=”i61HEDYN8TQ” width=”633″ height=”356″]  Asterix and the Great Escape The French comic book star Asterix has questionable appeal across the globe (especially in the US and Japan), but has still been the ...
nba-action-95-

NBA Action ’95

[youtube id=”P9z9PirKbnU” width=”633″ height=”356″] NBA Action ’95 To its credit, NBA Action ’95 was revolutionary. While EA was tinkering with a 3/4 view for their NBA series, Sega loaded NBA Action ’95 with ...
shadow dancer

Shadow Dancer

[youtube id=”bjPKiaBuQ-Q” width=”633″ height=”356″] Shadow Dancer Subtitled ‘The Secret of Shinobi,’ this is actually a do-over of the arcade game of the same name. It’s not quite classic enough in my opinion ...
shaq fu - sega - genesis

Shaq Fu

[youtube id=”epFGWW1n25M” width=”633″ height=”356″] Shaq Fu I just had to do this because this game is so awesome. So awesome it deserves a pick of the week. After seeing it for a total of three times at my flea market ...
Alien 3 - Sega Genesis

Alien 3

[youtube id=”JkTQjAvKL3U” width=”633″ height=”356″] Irritatingly Alien 3 has many hallmarks of a top title – but I can’t help but feel some of the design choices have been made purely for masochists. ~Simon ...
AlteredBeast-Sega-Mega-Drive

Altered Beast

Format- Mega Drive Genre- 2D Fighting platformer Altered Beast Yeah, I know. ‘Wise from your gwave,’ Elmer Fudd, etcetera etcetera. It’s probably a small mercy for the game to be famed for it’s amusing opening voice though, otherwise it ...
Warsong-Sega-Genesis

Warsong

Warsong Okay, there is a chance you played it – but I would guess it’s unlikely.  This gem of a game came out for the Sega Genesis (and was called Langrisser overseas).  I am not sure what inspired me to pick it up at the time.  I had heard ...
Eternal Champions

Eternal Champions

Eternal Champions Killzone was supposed to “kill” Halo. Despite Sony playing avoidance with regards to sparkly magazine hype, covers began to explicitly plant Killzone as Sony’s hyper contender against an unexpected Xbox juggernaut starring ...
Battle Mania - Sega Genesis

Battle Mania

So we are back with another entry of the week! This time around we have the awesome game Battle Mania for the Sega Genesis. This is an awesome shoot ’em up game for the classic console. It’s totally recommended! And here is why!The music ...
Micro Machines - sega genesis

Micro Machines

Micro Machines (1991) By: Code Masters Genre: Overhead Racing Players: 1-2 Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Sega MegaDrive / Genesis Also Available For: Master System, Game Gear, SNES, NES, Game Boy, CDi, PC, Amiga People will always have ...
The Pagemaster

The Pagemaster

Format- Sega Mega Drive Genre- 2D Platformer Well, this a load of cack. The film this is based on was loved by me as a child (even though now I can see nowadays it’s no masterpiece), but this interactive adaptation is just tripe of the highest order. Perhaps ...
toy-story-sega-genesis

Toy Story

Format- Sega Mega Drive Genre- 2D platformer This is an interesting one, in a few ways you might not expect. First off, the game followed several months after the film, which was, as everyone knows, a huge success.Perhaps the delay was to to make ...
Cool-Spot

Cool Spot

Format- Sega Mega Drive Genre- 2D platformer You probably know that Cool Spot was 7 up’s mascot during the 80’s and 90’s, but only really in the US. Therefore the UK got Spot surfing on a generic non-branded bottle in the games opening screen ...
contra-hard-corps-gameplay-screenshot

Contra: Hard Corps

 Contra: Hard Corps Let me start by saying that while this is a true, crazy Contra game, Hard Corps was a bit of a disappointment. The good parts: You can play as 4 different characters, which would be great for the replay value….if it were possible ...
Dragons Fury - Devils Crush MD - Gameplay Screenshot

Dragon’s Fury

Dragon’s Fury (a.k.a. Devil Crash MD) (1992) By: TechnoSoft Genre: Pinball Players: 1-2 (alternate) Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Sega MegaDrive / Genesis First Day Score: 22,593,300 Also Available For: NEC PC Engine / TurboGrafx-16 Download ...