Golden Axe Warrior. Sega (1991) Sega Master System

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I’ll be honest, I thought I was going to absolutely hate this game. I don’t especially like the Golden Axe series, and lets be honest, this game looks like a Legend of Zelda clone.

So let me take you on an adventure once more into the land of Yuria where we get to meet some of our “favourite” high fantasy characters. Continue reading

Streets of Rage 3, Sega (1994) Sega Genesis

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Streets of Rage is good, and Streets of Rage 2 is marginally better, and I am on a Megadrive kick at the moment, I thought I’d finish of this trilogy.

So…

Is SoR3 any good? Continue reading

Streets of Rage. Sega (1991) Sega Genesis

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I loved Streets of Rage (Bare Knuckle in Japan) as a kid, it might be the game I played most on my Megadrive. Road Rash and Aladdin come close, but I think the amount of time me and mates put in to SoR means it must be my top played title of the era and since starting this site I have played through it at least once every six months, but for some reason I have never gotten round to reviewing it.

So here we, one of my favourite games as a kid growing up. Continue reading

Altered Beast. Sega (1990) Sega Genesis

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Altered Beast is one of those games that everybody that starts retro gaming thinks that they want to play. The game starts well, and everyone loves the werewolf form, but how many people have actually played it recently, or actually bothered to complete it? Continue reading