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Super Ghouls’n Ghosts SNES Review – Controller Genocide, Round 2

Video game franchises are typically known for certain things.  The Metroid and Castlevania games are known for their non-linear gameplay and ...
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NES Remix coming to Wii U

In the latest Nintendo direct, Iwata had a surprise announcement in the form of NES Remix for the Wii U!  It will be a collection of different ...
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Zelda II: The Adventure of Link NES Review – That weird family member no one likes to talk about

Ask any Nintendo gamer what their least favorite Zelda is, and they'll likely say Zelda II: The Adventure of Link.  It's also, however, probably ...
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9 Score

DuckTales NES Review – The First Trillion is the Hardest

I have long suspected just due to the sheer stress involved in diving into a large pile of gold coins that Scrooge McDuck's spine must be made of ...
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10 Score

Super Metroid SNES Review – The Definition of a Genre

This game, more than any other, makes me wish I owned an SNES as a kid.  I adored the original Metroid growing up and this game would have been ...
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4 Score

Ice Climber NES Review – Into Thin, Pixelated Air

You know how the Ice Climbers aren't exactly the best characters in Super Smash Brothers, but they're still better than say, Pichu?  Well, the ...
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9 Score

Castlevania NES Review – Who needs 8-direction attacks?

This castle doesn't need Simon Belmont, or any member of the Belmont clan.  Hell, this castle doesn't even need Van Helsing.  What (or who) this ...
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Super Mario Brothers 3 NES Review – Perfection in 8-bit form

Few game franchises can trace back to a single game that resulted in so many lasting changes to the series as Super Mario Brothers 3.  It repres...
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