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Let's... Sorta... Talk About Real Bout Fatal Fury

I’ll be honest with you all, I’m a bit of fan of SNK fighting games for some weird reason. I’m not entirely sure why, to be perfectly honest but when there’s something inexorably likeable about the way the games are so UNASHAMEDLY IDENTICAL to each other that you can always slip in and out of them all and still be like “oh THAT’S how you play these games!” – but you’re also very “oh FUCK, is THAT how you play this game? 1,793 more words

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Let's NOT Talk About Street Racer

Cashing in on a combination of Street Fighter hysteria (which was a thing… sort of) and Mario Kart’s popularity, some bright spark decided that it’d be a good idea to literally shove the two together. 1,597 more words

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Let's Talk About Legend Of Legaia

You might have noticed the myriad of games I’ve owned or currently still own are not exactly the ordinary ones that everybody else likes to review in droves because how else am I meant to carve myself a little niche in the market? 1,810 more words

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Let's... Sorta... Talk About Dynasty Warriors

So I’m plenty sure that you’ve heard of the Dynasty Warriors series – that of the SQUARE SQUARE SQUARE SQUARE combat system and the occasional triangle thrown in for good measure – whereby you end up slicing your way through Chinese history, particularly the Three Kingdoms period of Wei, Wu and Shu. 1,575 more words

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Let's NOT Talk About Felony 11-79

You know what was great about the Official Playstation Magazine back in the day? Demo discs. Demo discs that seriously gave you a glimpse into the future of your games collections. 1,853 more words

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Let's Talk About Anna Kournikova's Smash Court Tennis

Ahhhh, the Playstation era of tennis games. What a truly, truly awful era that was. A tumultuous mish-mash of shoddy 3D wannabes where characters moved so slowly you could only just about hit the ball provided you pressed the buttons before you put your hands into treacle, or poorly crafted 2D games which NOBODY WANTED because by this point, these games were only available on the SNES and were usually only decent on the SNES. 1,418 more words

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Let's Talk About Pocket Fighter

I’m sorry, but I refuse to call this game anything other than Pocket Fighter because the whole ‘add random words to the end of a title and hope for the best’ thing just makes this series of games a bit of a laughing stock at times. 1,683 more words

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