Information: Review Date: July 5, 2021 Release Date: December 19, 1996 Platform: SNES (or the equivalent of it in Espa├▒a) Publisher: Enix Developer: Enix Genre: Adventure Anecdotes: As I scour the globe to find all sorts of games to play, I had to dive in to some games that never reached the United States in… Continue reading Terranigma

Super Mario RPG

Information: Review Date: July 3, 2021 Release Date: May 13, 1996 Platform: SNES Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Square Genre: RPG Description: Remember the plot from the platformers? It’s exactly the same. Positives: I’m actually impressed that they found a way to turn a series of platformers into an RPG. They took a good amount of the… Continue reading Super Mario RPG

SimCity 2000

Information: Review Date: June 30, 2021 Release Date: January 1, 1996 Platform: SNES Publisher: Maxis Developer: Maxis Genre: Simulation Anecdotes: This is another game that’s making me seriously consider using a “Disappointing Sequels” tag. For some reason, there are a lot of these. I understand having to make some changes to set it apart from… Continue reading SimCity 2000

Tales of Phantasia

Information: Review Date: June 29, 2021 Release Date: December 15, 1995 Platform: SNES Publisher: Namco Developer: Namco Genre: RPG Description: Taken straight from tvtropes.org: The story begins when best friends Cress Albane and Chester Burklight return from a hunting trip to find that┬átheir entire village has been destroyed, and their families slaughtered. That’s as far… Continue reading Tales of Phantasia

Dragon Quest VI

Information: Review Date: June 28, 2021 Release Date: December 9, 1995 Platform: SNES Publisher: Enix Developer: Enix Genre: RPG Description: ? Positives: The “Hero” moves a lot faster, plus there are less commands to sift through. He automatically goes through doors and down stairs now. Movement is a lot smoother and far less cumbersome. Negatives:… Continue reading Dragon Quest VI

Princess Maker: Legend of Another World

Game Data: Review Date: June 26, 2021 Release Date: October 27, 1995 Platform: SNES Publisher: Gainax Developer: Gainax Genre: Simulation Anecdotes: These Japan exclusives clearly have a different feel and flavor to them. The games range in quality from utter crap like Lum’s Wedding Bell to pure awesomeness like Sailor Moon R. The biggest pattern… Continue reading Princess Maker: Legend of Another World

Yoshi’s Island

Game Data: Review Date: June 25, 2021 Release Date: October 4, 1995 Platform: SNES Publisher: Nintendo Developer: Nintendo Genre: Linear Platformer Anecdotes: It looks like Nintendo was cranking up the marketing garbage again. The title of this game is technically “Super Mario World 2: Yoshi’s Island.” Anyone that has actually played the game, though, knows… Continue reading Yoshi’s Island

Mega Man 7

Game Data: Review Date: June 24, 2021 Release Date: September 30, 1995 Platform: SNES Publisher: Capcom Developer: Capcom Genre: Linear Platformer Description: Mega Man blah blah blah Dr. Wily blah blah blah….. Positives: The stages are fairer and less full of unfair traps and things that are impossible to see coming. The bosses, with the… Continue reading Mega Man 7