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Is There Any Hope For The PS Vita?

March 12, 2015 | by Ryan Dean

Even though it’s been over ten years now, I can still vividly remember picking up my first PSP back in the day (and by that, I mean 2004). After having saved up countless birthday fivers from anonymous aunts and uncles...

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Episode 11: Message From Slippy’s Mom

July 2, 2012 | by Illiya Vjestica

Episode Eleven: It’s episode eleven and Illiya (Website Editor) & Adam (Editor-in-chief) are back with another exciting episode of the Awesome Games podcast. We kick things off with a very special look behinds the scenes of the Star Fox universe featuring ROB 64, Peppy Hare & a concerned Slippy’s Mom. We dip into the bag of news to discuss Okami […]

Retro Reflections

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    Comix Zone Retro Reflection

    April 2, 2015 | by Aidan Fundamenski

    Cult classics, almost by definition, have the misfortune of being overlooked critically or commercially at the time of their release, yet snowball in select popularity long after their benefactors...

  • The House of the Dead retro reflection

    The House of the Dead Retro Reflection

    March 20, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

    Ah, the pre-millennial arcade scene. Where the games were addictive, the cabinets attractive and the prices affordable enough that you didn't care how much you spent...

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    Sonic The Fighters Retro Reflection

    March 3, 2015 | by Aidan Fundamenski

    There was a time, believe it or not, when Sonic the Hedgehog was a household name. With as much edge as hedge, Sega’s blue speed demon was “killer-app incarnate”, single-handedly selling the Genesis...

  • Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time retro reflection

    Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Retro Reflection

    February 25, 2015 | by Ryan Dean

    If you’ve read anything about Monolith’s Shadow of Mordor recently, then apart from being more up to date with video games than I am, you also probably know that it borrows heavily from Ubisoft’s huge Assassin’s Creed franchise...

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    Metroid Prime Retro Reflection

    February 16, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

    When a new Metroid game was announced for the Nintendo GameCube way back in 2001, fans of the series the world over collectively filled their trousers with smelly excitement...

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    North & South Retro Reflection

    February 3, 2015 | by Vince Shuley

    There was quite a lot of American Civil War history in my house growing up. We weren't an American family (Australian, in fact), but my father was rather fond of the PBS mini-series The Civil War...

  • Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater retro reflection

    Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater Retro Reflection

    January 21, 2015 | by Illiya Vjestica

    Metal Gear Solid 3: Snake Eater is the game that changed everything for me. Its incredibly deep storyline, unexpected humour and survivalist stealth-action gameplay is the pinnacle of true happiness and my favourite...

  • Star Wars: Episode 1 Racer retro reflection

    Star Wars: Episode 1 Racer Retro Reflection

    January 13, 2015 | by Aidan Fundamenski

    So many Star Wars games, so many memories. From 1997 when the original films were re-released in theaters, to 2005 when the last prequel film came out, LucasArts put out so many Star Wars titles, it was practically its own genre...

Latest Posts

DLC Scams “Have Become An Epidemic”

April 24, 2015 | by Joe Martin

Smash Bros director Masahiro Sakurai has lashed out at modern devs for releasing “unfinished” games. According to a translation by Smash Bros. fan site Source Gaming, Sakurai wrote in his latest Famitsu column that he believes DLC…

Admire HUNK’s Legs in Revelations 2

April 24, 2015 | by Rhys Wood

Seems HUNK’s having a bit of a bad day. After forgetting his trousers, he’s become the laughing stock of the Umbrella Security Service. Nah, just kidding. In actuality, Lady HUNK, a downloadable character for Resident Evil: Revelations’ Raid Mode, has returned in the sequel…

Alan Wake 2 Might Not Be Published By Microsoft

April 21, 2015 | by Joe Martin

The subject of a sequel to much-loved horror game Alan Wake has come up again – and this time game devs Remedy have revealed that Alan Wake 2 could be made without Microsoft. Creative Director Sam Lake has been telling Polygon in a wide-ranging feature that