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Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure
Posted by Billy
Posted on 2 July, 2013 at 10:03PM ↑ 0 ↓ 0
Pitfall: The Mayan Adventure

Multiplatform releases were somewhat of a rarity back in the 16-bit days. Game consoles were just too different from each-other, so it wasn't an easy thing to do. Which brings me to another game from my childhood -- Pitfall the Mayan Adventure, which was on fucking everything. Sure you had the occasional game that came out on the Genesis and Super Nintendo ala Bubsy, but this game was on almost any machine you can name back on the day: SNES, Genesis, Sega CD, 32X, Atari Jaguar, PC, and even got a port later on for the Gameboy Advance. For the sake of this review I'll be focusing on the Genesis/Sega CD version (they're very similar minus a few differences, more on that later).

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Retro: Lufia 2: Rise of the Sinistrals
Posted by Gilgamesh
Posted on 21 March, 2013 at 10:19PM ↑ 1 ↓ 0
RotW: Axelay
Posted by Swifto
Posted on 13 January, 2013 at 2:59PM ↑ 0 ↓ 0
RotW: Axelay

Axelay is a perfect game.

Now now, put down dem pitchforks. I could never say that a game is TRULY perfect. There's always a flaw and there's always improvements to be made. Nothing in life has ever been or ever will be perfect. But to use a loose definition of the word, and to keep in mind the time it was made, Axelay is indeed perfect.

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Top 1: Super Metroid
Posted by Swifto
Posted on 20 November, 2012 at 11:49PM ↑ 2 ↓ 0
Top 2: Final Fantasy VI
Posted by Swifto
Posted on 20 November, 2012 at 09:44AM ↑ 0 ↓ 0
Top 5, 4 and 3: Actraiser, Gun Hazard and Kirby Superstar
Posted by Swifto
Posted on 19 November, 2012 at 1:09PM ↑ 0 ↓ 0
Top 6: Contra III: The Alien Wars
Posted by Swifto
Posted on 18 November, 2012 at 10:09PM ↑ 0 ↓ 0
Top 8 & 7: Starfox 2 and Super Castlevania IV
Posted by Swifto
Posted on 15 November, 2012 at 02:47AM ↑ 0 ↓ 0
Top 9: Assault Suits Valken/Cybernator
Posted by Swifto
Posted on 13 November, 2012 at 10:49AM ↑ 0 ↓ 0
Top 10: Sunset Riders/Battletoads and Double Dragon
Posted by Swifto
Posted on 12 November, 2012 at 12:40AM ↑ 0 ↓ 0