Category: Genesis


Retro Spotlight | Paperboy

We play a certified classic this week with Paperboy. Released on many platforms, we play Joe's favorite version from the Sega Genesis. We also learn how the game would be different if remade as an Aqua Teen Hunger Force Game,...

/ March 22, 2017

Retro Spotlight | Sonic the Hedgehog

We are spending the month of December celebrating the year's greatest games and those beyond. For our Retro Spotlight feature, we're focusing on the games that changed something and stood out against the rest in their respective year of release....

/ December 28, 2016

Retro Spotlight: Streets of Rage 2

I don't know if there is a game that makes me more nostalgic for the mid 1990s than Streets of Rage 2. There are games that I am more fond of and games that I have better memories of, but...

/ July 22, 2015

Retro Spotlight: Sonic the Hedgehog 3

Despite recently featuring Sonic the Hedgehog 2 under our Retro Spotlight, I'm going ahead with Sonic the Hedgehog 3 as this week's choice. Having just (finally) finished Blake Harris' Console Wars, Genesis and Sonic are rolling through my brain constantly. Coincidentally,...

/ April 22, 2015

Retro Spotlight: Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Sega followed up its weapon against Mario, Sonic the Hedgehog, with a sequel Sonic the Hedgehog 2. The game was first released on November 21, 1992 in Japan, followed by a global launch on November 24, 1992, on a day...

/ April 9, 2015

Retro Spotlight: ClayFighter

ClayFigher is a 1994 game first released for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System, followed by the Sega Genesis in the same year. This fighting game was developed by Visual Concepts, published by Interplay Entertainment, and uses claymation-inspired graphics. The character models are...

/ March 18, 2015