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Posts Tagged ‘Holy Crap It’s an Original IP!

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 […]

Blast Corps

Posted by: Kevin C. on: January 29, 2013

Well before this project ever began, Rare’s Blast Corps was historically one of my personal no-particular-order top 5 N64 titles. And if they were in a particular order, it’d be a strong contender for the top spot. It’s a game that I distinctly remember renting on at least 4 occasions, a number that was only […]

Snowboard Kids

Posted by: Kevin C. on: January 15, 2013

Atlus had a pretty rough go at the western market for years. They had a few solid releases here and there- Rockin’ Kats and the Strider clone Run Saber definitely come to mind- but they didn’t exactly hit stride in the west until at least 2005. Between Etrian Odyssey, Persona/Shin Megami Tensei (aka Megaten), and Demon’s […]