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Tweety and the Magic Gems

Advantages: Decent gameplay, not too expensive, good graphics, features the Looney Tunes
Disadvantages: Terrible soundtrack, basically just down to luck, each game only lasts about half an hour

So, if you've been reading my recent reviews you'll know that I have a bit of a thing for old games. When Ciao started giving a bonus for reviews of video games, I thought it was time to get out my Nintendo DS and play some great classic Game Boy Advance ...

adamblack93 02.04.2014 · Read full review
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Pokémon Trading Card Game

Advantages: A decent game, great for fans of the franchise
Disadvantages: Very different from the main Pokémon games

Pokémon Trading Card Game is another game from my childhood that I just loved (although to be honest it was quite late in my childhood before my affection for it began - I'm sure I was still a child at heart when I was 14). I picked up this game in Oxfam ...

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A hidden masterpiece, one of the best RPG stories ever made

Advantages: Amazing storyline, Charismatic characters, Unconventional features
Disadvantages: Not for all tastes, simple combat mechanics, very expensive nowadays (it's a rarity)

Thousand Arms was a RPG that really surprised me, in a time when the Top Guns were big names such as Chrono Trigger and Final Fantasy 7 it seemed like all other games were bad and you wouldn't really find any fun outside those titles, but Thousand Arms is ...

keterhirameki 31.05.2013 · Read full review
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Sometimes the Old 'Uns are the Best 'Uns

Advantages: Mindless addictive fun that will keep you occupied for hours and one heck of trip down memory lane
Disadvantages: Can't think of any

...Now I really am going back into the hazy mists of time when I talk about Game and Watch Gallery for the Gameboy. When I say Gameboy I don’t mean the new-fangled, rechargeable, back-lit consoles with colour and even 3D, I don’t mean tiny square games which ...

Secre 21.12.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Game & Watch Gallery (Gameboy)

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Still hope in this old gem...

Advantages: Old skool RPG which still has life in it...
Disadvantages: Exceptionally irritating music and very rare cartridge

Continuing my foray into the deep, murky mists of time and gleefully discovering all my childhood favourites whilst throwing in a large dollop of nostalgia at the fact that I haven't played these in years, we come to one of the original Gameboy RPG's. A f ...

Secre 27.12.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Sword of Hope II (Gameboy)

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