Shadowgate 64: Trials of the Four Towers
 

Shadowgate 64

What's a halfling?

 
Haunted House (Atari 2600)
 

Haunted House (Atari 2600)

Who turned out the lights?

 
Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord
 

Wizardry: Proving Grounds of the Mad Overlord

FIGHT-FIGHT-FIGHT-PARRY-PARRY-PARRY

 

Road Avenger

I have admitted before that I, your gallant reviewsmith, actually wasted money on a real Sega CD when it first came out. Point of fact, I still have it, in its original box, and I assume it still works. I still have it, because I can’t get anyone to buy it. Regardless, purchasing a Sega […]

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Star Wars: Dark Forces

It had to happen eventually. The only thing LucasArts loved more than pimping out its Star Wars franchise, was staying on the cutting edge of technology. So when Doom became the new buzzword, you could have bet dollars to doughnuts that you’d be seeing an first-person-shooter Star Wars game. This is that game. Dark Forces […]

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Trespasser: Jurassic Park 

Trespasser: Jurassic Park

An early attempt at Virtual Reality set inside the island from the second Jurassic Park flick. Also, the game where you flail a floppy arm around with the mouse.

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Amber: Journeys Beyond

Despite the fact that horror games were a pretty well-tapped genre, Amber: Journeys Beyond manages to find a pretty unique angle. In the game, you play as the friend of a zealous paranormal investigator. She has purchased a reputed “haunted house” in the North Carolina hills, and has been working there feverishly on new equipment […]

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Jordan vs Bird

In what represents perhaps the greatest meeting of black and white since Aerosmith and Run DMC recorded “Walk This Way,” Jordan vs Bird offers the chance to play as one of the two 80’s basketball heroes in a handful of b-ball related challenges. The highlight is, of course, a one-on-one match between the two. In […]

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Star Wars: TIE Fighter 95

TIE Fighter is a natural sequel to the X-Wing series, allowing you to play the Empire’s side of the story. The game takes place between the second and third movies, and after X-Wing, so you won’t be playing through the same missions again. Interestingly, you don’t get the feeling that you’re playing for the “bad […]

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