Studio MDHR's Cuphead offers a unique blend of classic animation and retro gaming.
Unlike modern Final Fantasy, FFVI is a refreshing reminder that it used to be OK for epic games to be a little silly.
Eric and Dork Shelf writer Peter Counter discuss Hannibal, Rocket League, Invisible Inc., and Tembo the Badass Elephant.
Axiom Verge is the work of an auteur who wants you to remember what it's like to not have all the answers.
Sephiroth's journey in FFVII mirrors the Easter tale of Jesus's resurrection.
With Crash Bandicoot, Naughty Dog perfected the formula to create the last true console mascot.
An emulator is usually not the best way to experience a classic video game.
Just a day on the job working for the Empire.
Before Gotham, Oswald Cobblepot was a gimmick-stealing villain in Sega's movie adaptation.
The Genesis classic that misguidedly sacrificed story for the sake of value.
Sonic's slow slide into irrelevance began when he first got upstaged in his own franchise.
Dork Shelf is revisiting classic video games to see how well they hold up today. The new series kicks of with SEGA's Streets of Rage, starring Blaze Fielding.
Nostalgia is nearing its own genre in video gaming. While we let a Tarantino slide with constant homage filmmaking, it’s not nearly so subtle when ambushed by pixels over polygons on an HDTV. This isn’t a plea for help, not at all. Some games, like Retro Game Challenge and Half-Minute Hero used throwbacks effectively while […]
This hilarious “Top 50” video has been making the rounds online today, it highlights some of the 50 worst voice acting performances in video game history. Absolutely priceless. It takes me back to a more innocent time in my game filled youth. Most of the games featured on the list are from the late 1990’s […]
Attention all Toronto gamers, Gamercamp happens on November 21st. A one-day celebration of the creativity, art, and history of video games featuring speakers, demos, and an arcade filled with rare and retro games from Canada’s first gaming museum. If you like indie games, retro games or have an interest in game design Gamercamp is the […]