Archive for February, 2021

#360 Interstate ’76

Posted: 28th February 2021 by Jeroen in Games
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934th played so far Genre: Driving/Shoot ‘Em Up Platform: PC Year of Release: 1997 Developer: Activision Publisher: Activision That’s right – it’s taking until the last 100 on the list to play the only driving/shoot ’em up game on the list. Where other games have been okay to let you shoot while driving sometimes – […]

#612 Puyo Pop Fever

Posted: 24th February 2021 by Jeroen in Games
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933rd played so far Genre: Puzzle Platform: Various Year of Release: 2004 Developer: Sonic Team Publisher: Sega Oh man, here we’ve got another version of the block dropping puzzle genre. Not to say that they’re bad – the popularity of Tetris is obvious and I’ve enjoyed many other games in the area. It’s just that […]

#520 Shinobi

Posted: 20th February 2021 by Jeroen in Games
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932th played so far Genre: Action Platform: Playstation 2 Year of Release: 2002 Developer: Overworks Publisher: Sega We’ve covered a lot of games that made the jump from 2D to 3D – Super Mario 64 is the obvious example, while Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time did so around the same time of today’s […]

#184 Out Zone

Posted: 16th February 2021 by Jeroen in Games
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931st played so far Genre: Shoot ‘Em Up Platform: Arcade Year of Release: 1990 Developer: Toaplan Publisher: Tecmo/Romstar/Toaplan While I admit I’ve never heard of them, it sounds like the main reason Out Zone is on this list is because it is one of the bigger games from its developer, Toaplan, who were apparently a […]

930th played so far Genre: First-Person Shooter Platform: PC/Xbox 360/Playstation 3 Year of Release: 2008 Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Publisher: Ubisoft Another FPS, another Tom Clancy game. I’ve gone into my issues with the series before, like when we covered Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter 2, and recent releases have not made that any better – in […]

#954 Swords & Soldiers

Posted: 8th February 2021 by Jeroen in Games
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929th played so far Genre: Strategy Platform: Wii Year of Release: 2009 Developer: Ronimo Games Publisher: Ronimo Games Did you know that the only physical release of Swords & Soldiers seems to have been the German version? It’s the only one I could find, at least, which worried me a bit at first. It was […]

#643 Fahrenheit

Posted: 4th February 2021 by Jeroen in Games
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928th played so far Genre: Adventure Platform: Xbox/PC/Playstation 2 Year of Release: 2005 Developer: Quantic Dream Publisher: Atari Inc Fahrenheit or Indigo Prophecy is another game in video game auteur David Cage’s list of works, which would be followed by Heavy Rain and a bunch of non-list games that are similarly acclaimed. Now, with the […]