Alex Kidd In The Enchanted Castle Retro review

 

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As a lot of my friends know, I am a sucker for a retro game especially ones I played as a child, because there’s nothing like letting your inner child out to forget about the stresses of life, even if it is only for a little while. Today I’m going to talk about one of the games that I will always go back to and that, my gamer friends is Alex Kidd in the enchanted castle. I could play this game for hours and hours. Continue reading

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The Amazing Spider-Man 2

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This second installment from Gameloft in The Amazing Spider-Man series of games based off of the movie is every bit improved over the original, with more than just enhanced gameplay. Continue reading

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD remaster review.

Review by Louie Chudley 

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Introduction

As with any HD Remaster / remake I feel the way the game is approached by the player and what they expect truly depends on whether they played the original or not. Final Fantasy 10/10-2 HD Remaster is definitely no exception, so keep in mind that I am approaching this review as someone who played the originals.

In my early teen years I played these games to death, with more than one hundred hours clocked in for both, I can say with confidence that the wait for these HD ports was by no means a short one. With very little game footage shown outside of press events prior to the games release most fans, myself included didn’t really know what to expect.  Although a little frustrating, this for me was a welcome departure from the flood of prerelease information gamers have come to know today. It allowed me to once again feel that same enigmatic anticipation I did back in 2002. A nostalgic feeling more than fitting for HD ports of twelve and ten year games. Once I finally got my hands on the games, I felt like a kid again just itching to get pop them into my system.  But enough nostalgic rambling, I have a question to answer.

Does this High Definition coat of paint glorify cherished memories or does it make me want to get out the paint stripper? Let’s find out.

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