Store: Game Xchange
I played this game years ago and didn't really like it. I just... Didn't get it. It turned me off because something just felt off. Little did I know that it's because this game is really really REALLY Japanese. Like, it's about as Japanese as a game can get. However, after listen to RetroforceGO!'s Gomon episode, I decided to give it another shot and downloaded the rom. In light of everything they had said, and jsut the fact that I'm a lot older now, I understood the humor much better and realized how cool this game actually is. So after a long day of unsuccessful game-hunting, I was pleasantly surprised to find this game for just a good price.
If you haven't played the game...
it's a... ummm... well... It's a beat em' up? that's kind of like Zelda? With mini-games. Except there's side-scrolling parts too and giant robots and uhhhh... I don't know. Just play it.
I didn't have an awesome run for much of the day. I found Dragon Warrior for 5 dollars at the flea market, but that's about it. And even then, I decided not to buy it. I'm glad I decided to check out Game Xchange at the last minute because I found two games that I've been looking for! I almost bought Star Tropics and Totally Rad for the NES, but I'll wait until another day for those. These will be plenty for now.
RUN RATING:***__(4/5 stars)