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So the whole of Sonic Mania has been leaked online, stay away from YouTube if you're a fan of the blue blur...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

With Samus returning maybe Konami will stop being a turd and bring Goemon back...

 
 
 

Take Hellblade's headphone recommendation seriously - makes the game fantastically eerie.

 
 
 

Capcom - make Disney games again. Cheers.

 
 
 

Now SNK is back to making games, I kinda feel like they're forgetting a certain series...


 
 
 

New Super Mario Bros. killed Nintendo for me

Right, before I start - yes, I know Mario games are for kids (apparently). But let's get real here. How many kids beat Super Mario Bros. 3? How many kids got all the stars on Super Mario 64? How many kids made it all the way to Bowser ...

 
 
 
 

Buying Nintendo stuff is getting mighty stressful. First the NES Mini, then the SNES Mini and now the Metroid II Legacy Edition - why do you hate money and love scalpers Nintendo, why?

 
 
 

Bring back Gitaroo Man already...



 
 
 

Rhythm Games are Obscure again, and That's Great.

I don't know what the first rhythm game was I heard of. Maybe I knew about PaRappa the Rapper first, it could have been one of the Dance Dance Revolution games in an arcade. But I do know the first rhythm game that I played and loved. ...

 
 
 
 

The Nintendo Problem

Ah Nintendo, seems to be doing pretty well again lately - and I just don't mean sales wise, but in the eyes of gamers. The Wii may have been a sales dream making ridiculous amounts of money, and the amount of people I knew with a Wii a...

 
 
 


About Goemarone of us since 12:05 AM on 06.27.2017

I started as a massive Nintendo fan. I had a SNES before, but it was really the N64 I got on my 10th birthday that really got me into gaming. I stuck with Nintendo pretty much exclusively until the DS rolled out and I played NSMB - man I hated that game. It looked awful, sounded awful and was so easy it was hardly worth paying attention to what you were doing.

The PSP and Monster Hunter stole away hundreds of hours of life and that's when I really started to look at Sony. I had missed great games like Okami, God of War (it was cool at the time), Gradius V and Metal Gear Solid

With the promise of Metal Gear Solid and Monster Hunter on the PS3 I snagged one as soon as I was able. In the long wait (and Monster Hunter jumping to Nintendo...) I picked up Uncharted. My god, what a game! And more followed - Uncharted 2 was excellent, Catherine, Rayman Origins, The Last of Us - man the PS3 was amazing. Yes I still played the 'essential' Nintendo titles (and spent hours on my 3DS when Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate landed - and 100s more on Generations) but the PlayStation had become my main shabang for modern gaming.

I'm also a huge retro fan. Having loved the games I played as a kid, and discovering the earlier titles in franchises I loved - but it was really when I got into sprite ripping and the world of emulation that I truly discovered all there was out there on offer.

Top 10 Games:

Metal Slug X
DoDonPachi
Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate
Super Mario World 2: Yoshi's Island
Frogs and Flies
Catherine
Doom (2016)
Okami
Valiant Hearts
Day of the Tentacle