Category: Features

Cartoon Network Speedway (GBA) – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

Competitive racing games with friends are amazing experiences that most every video gamer, fans of the genre or not, should have. Racing games by their very nature are...

Dexter’s Laboratory Robot Rampage (GBC) – You didn’t buy it?!

Dexter's Laboratory: Robot Rampage is an example of some great, under-appreciated gameplay using some of the best stuff Cartoon Network has ever produced.

Catfight (PC) – WTF Wednesday

Considered by some the worst video game ever, Catfight comes to you from Atlantean Interactive, the software developer for porn kings Vivid Entertainment.

Driver 76 (PSP) – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

Taking place in 1976 New York City, Driver ‘76 is, at its core, a bit of a love story with typical Driver pseudo-mob action thrown in for good measure.

Road Rash (N64) – You didn’t buy it?!

Road Rush (N64) is best experienced as a kind of brash, no-holds-barred racing game that puts racing second to causing some form of mayhem.

Toilet Kids (Turbografx 16) – WTF Wednesday

Toilet Kids on the Turbografx 16. There are certainly a lot of terrible shoot-em up games out there, but this, oddly, is not one of them.

Yu Yu Hakusho: Spirit Detective – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

A strange yet oddly compelling title that received little love upon its release, but there are a few solid mechanics going on here that are pretty cool.

Super Table Flip – WTF Wednesday

Forget Breath of the Wild and Super Mario Odyssey, they don’t know what’s up. The best game out right now, and possibly of all time, is Super Table Flip.

The Guardian Legend (NES) – You Didn’t Buy It?!

You could easily waste hours on this little-known masterpiece from Irem and you would be totally justified in doing so.

Crazy Frog Racer 2 (PS2) – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

Upon release in 2007, the game was critically panned and relegated to the trash heap of gaming. But Crazy Frog Racer 2 is perfect for a weekend experiment

Eternal Champions (Sega Mega Drive) – You didn’t buy it?!

Street Fighter II and, later, Mortal Kombat, kicked off a craze that was perhaps the swansong of the arcade industry in many parts of the world. The arcade fighting game...

Mister Mosquito – WTF Wednesday

Some games make you sit back and think: Ok, that’s kind of a good idea for a game but it’s also so WTF that I don’t know how to function. Games that make you...

Ed, Edd n Eddy: The Mis-Edventures – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

Ed, Edd n Eddy: The Mis-Edventures looks like your typical platformer at heart but expands upon that concept in so many ways

Super Nintendo Saturday – Big Sky Trooper

Now here’s a game that felt different at the time of its release. Developed by Lucasarts and released in 1995, Big Sky Trooper was a game that had Lucasarts...

Clash at Demonhead (NES) – You didn’t buy it?!

A challenging action-adventure platformer with enough charm to win your heart and addictive gameplay that will bring you back for more.

Sneak’N’Peak (Atari) – WTF Wednesday

Take all the joy out of your favourite childhood pastime, put it into Atari’s almost modernist leaning graphical representation and you've got Sneak'N'Peak

Shadow of Destiny (PSP) – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

While not the most visually stunning title, Shadow of Destiny nonetheless capitalizes on Konami’s penchant for the eerie and weird.

Friday’s Forgotten Few – Chakan: The Forever Man

Taking a quick look back at the man who has all the time in the world, our friend, Chakan the Forever Man!