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Pilotwings - Super Nintendo

Pilotwings was a groundbreaking game for consoles that was a launch title for the North American release of the Super Nintendo in 1991.  The thing that was groundbreaking was the simulated 3D graphics made possible by the Super Nintendo graphic chip’s special ability called “Mode 7.”  Mode 7 allowed developers to rotate and scale graphics.  504 more words

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Home Alone - Super Nintendo

Home Alone for the Super Nintendo has all of the ingredients for a disaster.  It’s based on a movie, and it was published by THQ who were infamous for releasing really bad games back then.  464 more words

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U.N. Squadron - Super Nintendo

Things sure have changed in the past 20-25 years as far as video games go.  Back in the early 1990’s, game companies would make games for home consoles artificially hard in order to increase their replayability.  656 more words

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Road Riot 4WD - Super Nintendo

I’m not sure how many people remember Road Riot 4WD in the arcades, but it was a terrifically fun 1991 arcade game from Atari.  It is a racing game where you drive a dune buggy type of vehicle.  415 more words

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Ep 088 - Evil Geeks Disassembled: The Gamer Show

Hey there, gaming Evil Geeks! Today we’re dropping a brand new podcast which should be right up your alley; Hogan’s Alley that is! It’s The Gamer Show; a podcast in which your Evil Geek brethren will talk about all their favorite games from the past and present, talk about upcoming titles that we’re revved up for, chat about… 92 more words

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Tetris 2 - Super Nintendo

Here’s a game that you may not have heard of.  It’s 1994’s Tetris 2 from Nintendo for their SNES.  The original Tetris is a classic, and it inspired many many many clones, ripoffs, and sequels.  710 more words

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"Illusion of Gaia" Retro Play #2 - Incan Ruins?

Our journey through that strange version of Earth in Illusion of Gaia continues as we seek out the Moon Tribe to find the location of the Incan Ruins – a place where one of the fabled Mystic Statues is said to be hidden. 72 more words

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