Saturday, December 19, 2015

Super Return of the Jedi (Super NES, 1994)

Luke Skywalker is back, and his lightsaber seems to have doubled in size and changed colors.

Also... damn, Leia.

Yet again, this post is remastered, now with Nintendo Power scans (though significantly fewer) and added awesomeness.

Thursday, December 17, 2015

Super Empire Strikes Back (Super NES, 1993)

This game is even better than the first. Much like the movie.

Remastered post, now with Nintendo Power scans and added awesomeness.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Sunday, December 13, 2015

Star Wars: Shadows of the Empire (Nintendo 64, 1996)

Hoth is sweet. Everything else is shieet. ...okay, it's kinda cool. It's a side-story that takes place between Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.

Monday, December 7, 2015

Total Recall and Final Fantasy VII Similarities

I watched the original Total Recall on Netflix last night, and wow. It's totally Final Fantasy VII. I hadn't seen the movie in a loooong time, so I wasn't aware of this. Doing a quick google search doesn't turn up any comparisons that I can link, so I guess this is one of those things that is either all in my head or I'm the only one who noticed it somehow. More after the jump.

Friday, December 4, 2015

I try the Planetside 2 Beta

 Coming soon for the PS4! I decided to try this since it's run by the same company that runs Everquest. Unfortunately, the company that runs Everquest these days is a bit shady, which is ironic considering their name is Daybreak. Still, I'm going to spend a little while with this game and give it a quick spin.

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Top 10 Creepiest Battle Themes

Today I'm taking a quick look at some of the creepier battle themes in video gaming. Your mileage may vary, and it's worth noting that I haven't played too much in the survival/horror realm. I'm sure a lot of very creepy tunes are missing in action here, but this is my personal list based on the things I have played.