Posts Tagged ‘Treasure’

#307 Guardian Heroes

Posted: 19th May 2017 by Jeroen in Games
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603rd played so far Genre: Fighting Platform: Saturn Year of Release: 1996 Developer: Treasure Publisher: Sega The genre of fighting games is pretty broad as used here, and has a tendency to overlap with the action genre. Here it isn’t the one-on-one fighting you might get from, say, Street Fighter, but it’s closer to the […]

#832 Bangai-O Spirits

Posted: 6th October 2016 by Jeroen in Games
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547th played so far Genre: Shoot ‘Em Up Platform: Nintendo DS Year of Release: 2008 Developer: Treasure Publisher: ESP Software/D3 Publisher Right. So I know on some level that we’ve played Bangai-O before, but it took me some time to recall what it was like (the weird storyline style is probably most of what I […]

#588 Gradius V

Posted: 28th January 2016 by Jeroen in Games
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484th played so far Genre: Shoot ‘Em Up Platform: Playstation 2 Year of Release: 2004 Developer: Treasure Publisher: Konami Today we revisit the Gradius universe, a pretty enjoyable shooter that supposedly helped create a weapon bar and other refinements – mostly decent fun really. The fifth sequel (apparently the best of the series) is quite […]

#545 Astro Boy: Omega Factor

Posted: 23rd January 2015 by Jeroen in Games
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397th played so farGenre: Action/Fighting Platform: Gameboy Advance Year of Release: 2003 Developer: Hitman/Treasure Publisher: Sega I don’t really know manga or anime. I’ve been exposed through some things (mostly through Peter), but it has never been a major focus of mine. Astro Boy seems like it’s a fairly major franchise – 4 seasons and […]

#396 Bangai-O

Posted: 24th September 2012 by Jeroen in Games
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181st played so far Genre: Shoot ‘Em Up Platform: Dreamcast Year of Release: 1999 Developer: Treasure Publisher: ESP/Conspiracy Entertainment More Dreamfest! As the third entry for our Dreamcast weekend, we’ve reached deep into the shoot ’em up genre to find one that was released on the Dreamcast. Bangai-O is an interesting one. Released in Japan […]

#238 Gunstar Heroes

Posted: 23rd April 2012 by Jeroen in Games
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140th played so far Genre: Shoot ‘Em Up Platform: Mega Drive Year of Release: 1993 Developer: Treasure Publisher: Sega Some of the games we play are ones that we’re playing because they’re on the list, not for any affinity or initial interest. I’ll be honest – Gunstar Heroes started off as one of those. It’s […]