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Buck Bumble

Posted by: Kevin C. on: October 13, 2013

If you’re anything like me, you hear the name Argonaut and instantly think Star Fox. Or possibly Starglider, if you’re old and likely British. So when I found out that Buck Bumble wasn’t a 3D platformer starring a bee with a gun but rather an Argonaut-developed Star Fox-esque mission-based shooter, I thought I could come […]

Nuclear Strike 64

Posted by: Kevin C. on: November 23, 2012

If you saw the title “Nuclear Strike” and thought GEE WHIZ, I WONDER IF THIS GAME IS RELATED TO [Jungle/Desert/Urban/Soviet] STRIKE, it is! If you’re not familiar, the Strike series is basically about giving you a heavily armed helicopter and setting you loose to either rescue or blow the crap out of people, more or […]

BattleTanx

Posted by: Kevin C. on: November 8, 2012

So far, there’s been a few games that have surprised me. Not just in terms of quality or lack thereof, but also in terms of  how exactly that they actually play. Iggy’s Reckin’ Balls was probably the most notable example so far, as I’d expected something far more similar to Mario Kart than it actually […]