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I pity the cavemen...

Advantages: Premise is interesting
Disadvantages: Just about everything else

There are three categories of old Gameboy games; there are the classics like Mario: Land of the Six Golden Coins and Pokemon Red and Blue which will go down in gaming history and be re-played decades after their original release. Then there are those ...

Secre 15.10.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Humans (Gameboy)

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A win for nostalgia

Advantages: A solid, interesting and playable RPG
Disadvantages: Translation is appalling

I’m back to classic game reviews…you’d have thought that with so many new games on the market there’d be more than enough content in those to keep me occupied, but no. Clearly I find it completely necessary to come back to all of my old favourites on a re ...

Secre 05.08.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Breathe of Fire II (GBA)

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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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Review of Tweety and the Magic Gems (Game Boy Advance)

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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 ...

adamblack93 02.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Pokémon Trading Card Game (Game Boy Color)

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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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Review of Thousand Arms (Playstation)

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