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SimCity. Maxis (2013) PC

One of our primary functions as a site is to look at games as they ARE and not as they WERE. With a lot of games there tends to be a slide in their score as mechanics age (Shenmue), or

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SimCity 3000: Unlimited. Maxis (1999) PC

Since starting this site I have periodically played Sim City games with the intention of reviewing one. Each time I have gotten bored after about an hour and turned the game off. Sim City (1989) is boring. It is a

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The Oregon Trail. MECC (1990) Internet Archive

The Oregon Trail is one of those games that is bafflingly creeping into top game lists, so when I discovered you could play it for free on the Internet Archive I figured it was time to take a trip… down a

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Dungeon Keeper. Bullfrog Productions. (1997). PC

Evil IS Good! But is the game any good?

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WWF: Wrestlemania Challenge. LJN. (1990) Nintendo

This really is a game you need to take the rose tinted glasses off and NOT play, EVER. There is nothing here. Literally. OK, maybe figuratively, but the game is sparce. You get 8 real wrestlers, plus “yourself” and 3

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WWF: No Mercy, THQ/AKI Corporation. (2000). Nintendo 64

Let us start by first diffusing a popular myth – the Attitude Era of wrestling was garbage. It really was. Granted, the main event was always a spectacular sight to see, and there was no shortage of colourful characters…but for

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