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Chrono-Trigger-box

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What makes for a better 100th post than for me to re-visit (or is it re-re-visit) Sonic the Hedgehog? Nothing that I can think of! And this time, I recorded a complete playthrough of the game for your entertainment. Enjoy the ride!

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Sonic The Hedgehog Title Screen

In 1991, Mario & Luigi were forced to make room for a new platform adventure and a spunky new mascot from Sega: Sonic the Hedgehog! The blue blur took the gaming world by storm, and his first adventure stole my gaming heart and never looked back! (more…)

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C&C Red Alert U.S. Cover Art

For the third foray into the world of yesteryear’s video games, I am taking a look back at what I consider to be the pinnacle of real-time strategy gaming: Command & Conquer: Red Alert.

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Gunstar Heroes Cover Art

Those gamers in the early 1990s who owned a Sega Genesis had access to a very special treat: a game by the name of Gunstar Heroes. While this side-scrolling shooter/platformer definitely bears a strong resemblance to earlier games of its type, such as Contra, it has enough uniqueness and strength to stand on its own as an all time classic. This week on the Uncommon Geek, join me for another trip down memory lane, with a review of Gunstar Heroes!

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Sonic 3 & Knux

This weekend is a very special presentation by myself, Neo Ethereal, regarding my favorite platform video game of all time, Sonic 3 & Knuckles. While this review is very much a geek-out about one of my favorite childhood games, it is also intended to be informative, should you be interested in checking this game out for digital download or as an original cartridge purchase. As well, at the very least I hope that you find the article entertaining and enjoyable. (more…)

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