Galaxian (NES)

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Introduction Being staggeringly old by the standards of most of the internet generation (which is to say, over 21) I can actually remember Galaxian when it was a fixture in amusement arcades everywhere. Come to that, I can remember when amusement arcades themselves – rather than the sad, ... Read review

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Party like it's 1979 Review with images

AdvantagesVery easy to pick up, looks quite good given system and date, one-shot limitation makes you think

DisadvantagesNot exactly deep, gets very difficult later on, not the easiest game to find second-hand

"== Introduction == Being staggeringly old by the standards of most of the internet generation (which is to say, over 21) I can actually remember _Galaxian_ when it was a fixture in amusement arcades everywhere. Come to that, I can remember when amusement arcades themselves – rather than the sad, gambling-centric excuses for them we have today – were considered a (reasonably) wholesome place for children to spend away their pocket money. They've hung ..." Read review
18.04.2011

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Galaxian As Good As Gone?

AdvantagesA solid and steady, space shooter

DisadvantagesNo music, same wave of aliens, maybe award clearing alien wave

"*Review primarily focuses on the single-player experience.* A port of the 1979 fixed space shooter (I've never played the arcade original) where the player's ship shoots at (same) swarm after swarm of attacking alien armies. Visual - basic background (since stars are scrolling at same speed) and aliens but there's no mistaking them and the action stays smooth. Audio - there's no music to speak of but with the sound effects you'll know whether the ..." Read review
15.05.2010

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Platform NES
Genre Shooter
Release Year 1985
Publisher Namco

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