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Posts Tagged ‘Thoroughly Mediocre

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 […]

Rugrats Scavenger Hunt

Posted by: Kevin C. on: July 30, 2013

With a name like that, you’d probably be justified in assuming that this game is a Mario 64-esque 3D platformer of some sort. After all, you’d be pretty much justified in calling just about every single one of them elaborate scavenger hunts of varying levels of respect to the players time and obsessive-compulsive impulses. Once […]

Rampage World Tour

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

The PSX/N64 era was just utterly rife with remakes of 80s arcade classics. There were a lot of reasons for this, I’m sure, and I’m also sure part of it was just a cold, hard, simple fact- making completely original games in the then-new realm of 3D console games was difficult, challenging, and expensive. At […]