M.U.S.C.L.E. (NES) Review

M.U.S.C.L.E. was based on a series of action figures in Japan called Kinkeshi which was based on the manga Kinnikuman which means Muscleman so at least they didn’t butcher the translation. Though the series faded away into a deep dark pit of retrospection, many remember it and the NES game was pretty notable for fans.Continue reading “M.U.S.C.L.E. (NES) Review”

Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti (Famicom/NES) Review

Now most games that came out on the Japanese Famicom also arrived on it’s American counterpart the NES. It was usually just Japanese TV shows and movie games that stayed in the land of the rising sun. However a few notable games didn’t go overseas for no apparent reason. Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti is one ofContinue reading “Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti (Famicom/NES) Review”

Things I Like: Mishima Dojo Stage (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)

This stage is from the Tekken series, as Kazuya needed a stage. His dad Heihachi is the background. This is their family dojo. They’re also both evil, lol. I like that the walls can broken. And the ceiling can be smashed. So careful not to fall off. Far from my favorite stage, but it’s aContinue reading “Things I Like: Mishima Dojo Stage (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)”

Things I Like: Boss Galaga (Super Smash Bros.)

The Boss Galaga is an item, originally appearing in Smash 4. It’s based on the enemies of the same name from the Galaga series. Anyone who played the classic arcade game, should remember this one, I think. I love how its 2D look fits so oddly with the 3D graphics. But anyway, it’s a throwingContinue reading “Things I Like: Boss Galaga (Super Smash Bros.)”

Things I Like: Kazuya Mishima (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)

Since I wasn’t a big PlayStation gamer ever, I wasn’t that excited about this guy from Tekken joining Super Smash Bros. But I was pleasantly surprised by how good he is. His moves are rather true to the game he’s from. His barrage of punches and kicks are hard to counter. His punches are painful.Continue reading “Things I Like: Kazuya Mishima (Super Smash Bros. Ultimate)”