Results for Tag "SNES"

The best SNES games of all time

Posted 04/19 18:38 in Gaming | 0comments

The best SNES games of all time

What is there left to say about Chrono Trigger?Its arguably the Last Great JRPG before cutscenes and absurd, zipper-laden outfits hijacked the genre.

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The 25 best indie games of all time

Posted 04/21 00:34 in Gaming | 0comments

The 25 best indie games of all time

Despite the hurdles, we’ve been in a golden age of independent game development for several years.Here are twenty-five of the best indie games ever made.

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11 great games that can be played while drinking tea

Posted 04/21 12:59 in Gaming | 0comments

11 great games that can be played while drinking tea

Whether you drink it with or without milk, from a dainty tea cup or an enormous Sports Direct mug, it's always tea and it always makes the day a little brighter.Thankfully it turns out that there's actually loads of games you can play while sipping your favourite beverage.

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16 shooter classes that defy classification

Posted 05/05 23:56 in Gaming | 0comments

16 shooter classes that defy classification

As with the most unique RPG classes, I'm fascinated by the stranger, more unique concepts that some multiplayer shooters have to offer.So, for your enjoyment, I present a list of the misfit classes that merrily defy the traditional class structure.

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Best Sega Saturn games of all time

Posted 06/21 17:28 in Gaming | 0comments

Best Sega Saturn games of all time

Guy who vaguely resembles Bruce Willis on the cover?Burning skyscraper behind him?

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10 lies video games tell us about war

Posted 06/26 18:04 in Gaming | 0comments

10 lies video games tell us about war

How the Nazi soldiers in video games even make it out of bed without dying is a mystery to us.Yet in video games, the player is able to out-shoot, out-drive, and out-strategize them at every turn.

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21 little things that annoy us about Steam sales

Posted 06/28 18:02 in Gaming | 0comments

21 little things that annoy us about Steam sales

It's not the singing birds in the trees that's alerted us to the fact, nor the blistering heat, nor even the fact that at last the chime of the ice-cream truck is like a beacon of hope.No, it's the fact that the Steam Summer Sale has begun.

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The best Legend of Zelda games of all time

Posted 07/03 23:08 in Gaming | 0comments

The best Legend of Zelda games of all time

What follows is a list of the ten best games in the Legend of Zelda franchise, each one representing different but equally important eras in the series' long and varied history.Ocarina of Time is one of the most historically important games of all time.

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HADOUKEN! The story behind Street Fighter's most iconic move

Posted 07/04 11:25 in Gaming | 0comments

HADOUKEN! The story behind Street Fighter's most iconic move

Just after Street Fighter celebrated its 25th anniversary, a photographic meme spread across Japan.Their head would be slightly lowered, and the subject’s hands would be angled with fingers cupped, ready to catch (or, more accurately, deliver) a sizeable ball.

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The 25 best Spider-Man games of all time

Posted 07/06 17:28 in Gaming | 0comments

The 25 best Spider-Man games of all time

We appreciate the Wallcrawler so much that weve already listed the top 7 reasons Spider-Man makes a great game character.Well, not all of them could be called the best games ever, but it isnt hard to rank the 25 best Spider-Man games ever made.

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The best video game movies you could be watching right now

Posted 07/07 19:29 in Gaming | 0comments

The best video game movies you could be watching right now

OK, being brutally honest, video game movies are no one’s favourite genre.Despite being Hollywood catnip due to a fanbases already millions strong, the average video game movie is exceptionally low on the Rotten Tomato-meter.

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Nintendo confirms that SNES Classic US pre-orders will start in late August

Posted 08/01 20:06 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo confirms that SNES Classic US pre-orders will start in late August

Pre-orders for the pint-sized SNES Classic will begin in late August in the United States, according to a post on Nintendo of America's official Facebook page.Good news if you were starting to worry that it would just be a release-day free-for-all, but it does mean several more weeks of not knowing if you'll be able to grab one in time.

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SNES Mini hands-on: The games, the hardware, the special features, and everything else you need to know

Posted 08/23 15:47 in Gaming | 0comments

SNES Mini hands-on: The games, the hardware, the special features, and everything else you need to know

Should you buy a SNES Mini?But setting up the SNES Mini is.

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Not growing up with Nintendo is saving me from SNES Mini disappointment

Posted 08/29 23:45 in Gaming | 0comments

Not growing up with Nintendo is saving me from SNES Mini disappointment

As someone who did not spend the early '90s gaming, the SNES Mini should be my gateway drug into the early Nintendo world.For decades now, Nintendo has doubled down on two audiences: kids and devoted brand loyalists.

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Capcom Re-Releases A Limited Edition Of Street Fighter II For The SNES

Posted 08/31 17:13 in Hardware | 0comments

Capcom Re-Releases A Limited Edition Of Street Fighter II For The SNES

Capcom has teamed up with iam8bit to create an “ultra premium throwback relic” for Street Fighter’s 30th anniversary.Together, they will be releasing a special, limited edition reprint of Street Fighter II for the SNES.

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The rumour is true: Legendary Nintendo magazine Super Play returns for launch of SNES Mini

Posted 09/01 11:08 in Gaming | 0comments

The rumour is true: Legendary Nintendo magazine Super Play returns for launch of SNES Mini

Legendary '90s Nintendo magazine Super Play, regarded by fans as one of the greatest games magazines of all time, is returning for a one-off special.Crucially, the new issue's cover is illustrated by Wil Overton, the artist behind every cover of Super Play's original 47-issue run.

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Here’s why that new Street Fighter 2 SNES cart might burst into flames

Posted 09/08 21:40 in Gaming | 0comments

Here’s why that new Street Fighter 2 SNES cart might burst into flames

Nostalgic Street Fighter 2 fans were giddy with excitement last month when self-described "creative production company" iam8bit announced they were joining forces with Capcom to release a tantalizing new SNES version to celebrate the game’s 30th anniversary.We are releasing a new cartridge for SNES compatible hardware, but we are NOT releasing a new console.

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Nintendo has 'dramatically increased' production of the SNES Classic

Posted 09/11 18:11 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo has 'dramatically increased' production of the SNES Classic

Well, you shouldn't be - at least not if you take Nintendo of America president Reggie Fils-Aime at his word.Speaking to the Financial Times, Fils-Aime said the company had "dramatically increased" production of the mini console.

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Nintendo says NES Classic Edition will return in summer 2018, look on ye scalpers and DESPAIR

Posted 09/12 16:49 in Gaming | 0comments

Nintendo says NES Classic Edition will return in summer 2018, look on ye scalpers and DESPAIR

The NES Classic Edition, AKA the tiny lil' NES with a bunch of games and zero inventory, is coming back.The same press release also confirmed that Nintendo has dramatically increased production of SNES Classic over its predecessor.

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