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History of JGR

Quick note for everyone – I’ve added a new “history page” chronicling the ups and downs of our nearly 12 year (!!) history as a website. Take a read if interested, and feel free to leave your comments below.

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Carmageddon 

Carmageddon

Tired of stodgy old racing games with their “rules?” Introduce a little anarchy, and run over a whole lot of cows and salarymen along the way.

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Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic 

Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic

Darth Malak is tearing up the galaxy. The Jedi Council is losing members to a civil war. Carth is in the cockpit, loudly complaining again about his stupid trust issues that no one remotely cares about. What’s a dashing space privateer like yourself to do?

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Die Hard (DOS) 

Die Hard (DOS)

Spent longer than I cared to dissecting this game, but now I feel pretty confident I’ve done the most thorough job you’re likely to find. And I also now have a machine gun. Ho ho ho.

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Streets of Rage 

Streets of Rage

Sega starts up its own brawling franchise. Clean up the 16-bit streets with three rough and ready fighters, in an average, but fun, freshman effort.

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Theme Park 

Theme Park

Bullfrog’s original tycoon game shows why making kids happy is harder than you’d think. Ungrateful little bastards.

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