Category Archives: Videogames

Some Games of 2011

I didn’t play enough of the big games to make a “Best of 2011” list. I didn’t think I bought that many either, although my spreadsheet lists 57 items. Instead I’ll go through that list and pick out the games … Continue reading

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Games Completed 2011

Each year I keep a list of all the games I’ve completed. The criteria for making this list is somewhat dodgy. Other games you could call complete aren’t added and some people wouldn’t call some games I list as completed.  … Continue reading

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Arcade games I’ve played today

So it’s day four of my 2nd Japan trip and I’ve started work so nothing much interesting to report, not like I’ve posted up my pictures or diaries of the previous days anyway. But I thought I’d record what arcade … Continue reading

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Dodonpachi Daifukkatsu ver1.5 – 1CC GET!

It was announced today that Dodonpachi Daifukkatsu would be getting a European release on the Xbox 360 later this year (as Dodonpachi Resurrection). This was a huge surprise and it’s excellent to see a 2nd Cave shmup getting released in Europe, … Continue reading

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Jambo! Safari – Sega – Wii – First Impressions

Years ago, probably in the Dreamcast era, there was an arcade game by Sega in an oversized Jeep cabinet called Jambo! Safari. You drove about and lassoo’d animals, all in a strict time limit, under those classic Sega blue blue … Continue reading

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Sonic Colours – Wii – First Impressions

So, I really enjoyed Sonic 4 and really enjoyed Sonic Unleashed as well. However, I hated Sonic & The Secret Rings. Since most critics hated on Unleashed but loved Colours, I thought I would love it too, as they said it … Continue reading

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Global Defence Force – PS2 – First Impressions

Earth Defence Force 2017 was quite popular amongst retro oriented gamers a few years back on the Xbox 360. Since it was the first in the series to be released in America, most people didn’t know it was actually an … Continue reading

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