30 Reviews in 30 Days, Day 29 – Jamestown

In order to still make my 30 Reviews in 30 days deadline, I am having to do two reviews today as I was unable to post one yesterday due to website issues. The first one I have posted is¬†ESPN NFL 2K5, my favorite sports game. The other is a vertical schmup that really surprised me, […]

30 Reviews in 30 Days, Day 28 – ESPN NFL 2K5

I was a huge fan of the Dreamcast. I know I have made this clear, but I need to mention that to set up this review. You see, as a Dreamcast fan, I could not play the¬†Madden games, as EA decided not to publish them for the system. This was not something which bothered me, […]

30 Reviews in 30 Days, Day 27 – Dragon’s Lair

If you had a chance to visit the arcades in their heyday, there was no way you could have missed Dragon’s Lair. It was unlike anything anyone had seen up to that point, using cartoon graphics from former Disney animator Don Bluth running on laserdisc when other games were using indistinct sprites. Not only did […]

30 Reviews in 30 Days, Day 26 – Street Fighter II

If you listened to Episode 176 of the EDG Podcast, you know that there is one game that I credit for taking me from being someone who just liked to play video games to being a gamer. That game was Street Fighter II. I remember never being that impressed with the original Street Fighter. I […]

30 Reviews in 30 Days, Day 25 – Jetpack Joyride

Yesterday, I reviewed Canabalt, an Android and iOS game where you attempt to run as far as you can while dealing with various obstacles. This type of game is very prevalent on the platforms, as the simplified controls of just touching to screen to jump, fly or whatever else you need work very well. Leave […]