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Diablo. Blizzard North (1997) PC

(Released in 1996 in the US) I never actually played Diablo back in the day, I sank well over a thousand hours into Diablo 2, and maybe a hundred hours into Diablo 3, but the original game not a jot.

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Posted in PC

Road Rash II. Electronic Arts (1993) Sega Genesis

To be honest guys this is probably the hardest thing I have ever had to write. So i’ll pull the Band-Aid off quickly… Road Rash II isn’t that good.

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Posted in Sega Genesis

XCOM2. Fireaxis (2016) PlayStation 4

I’m a big fan of the XCOM series to the point that I hunted down XCOMlikes in the 2000s to sate my desire during the great Tactical Turn Based Strategy drought. But with the remakes I just sat back and

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Posted in Playstation 4

XCOM: Enemy Within. Fireaxis Games (2013) Xbox 360

Woop a reboot! I love a reboot… I think. If you’re confused by the title this is the full expansion DLC version of XCOM: Enemy Unknown (released 2012). It is the same game just with a few different soldiers, some

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Posted in XBox 360

Total Carnage. Malibu Games/Black Pearl (1993) Super Nintendo

I kinda liked Super Smash TV, it was bloody difficulty, but if you were in the zone, and everything just “clicked” it was bloody fun and a hell of a laugh. So what would Acclaim do to follow that great

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Posted in Super Nintendo

Dark Souls. From Software (2011) Xbox 360

Who likes smashing their face against a wall repeatedly? Because that is what happens in Dark Souls. It is a game where you headbutt a concrete wall so many times that you’ll eventually start to chip away at it. You

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Posted in XBox 360

Fire Emblem. Intelligent Systems (2004) Gameboy Advance

Also know as “Fire Emblem 2003” (US release date) and Fire Emblem: The Blazing Blade to help it stand out in a series that at this point had 6 games in the series. It was the first game in the

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