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Comix Zone retro reflection

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…

Sonic The Fighters retro reflection

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…

Metroid Prime retro reflection

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…

north and south retro reflection

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…