There are periods of my life I associate with Ali. They’re often not the good ones, but he’s always been there when I needed him.
Pistols, Temple, Licence to Kill. Don’t @ me.
With the loss of text, we lose an understated emotional impact that just can’t be delivered through voice acting.
When the world seemed hostile, strong women made me feel like I could do anything.
Team Ico’s masterpiece was ahead of its time.
Despite a lack of female doctors, Theme Hospital marked a turning point for girls playing computer games.
Given the chance to play god, why did we all torture and kill our subjects?
The premise was simple, even by the standards of coin-op arcade games.
Hugo’s House of Horrors was asburd, with vast leaps in logic and an infuriating trivia round that made a relatively short game impossible to finish.
The Final Fantasy series shows us that having rules, rather than freedom, often leads to a better gaming experience.
In a world of competing over which game is best, we forget the nostalgic joy of those that are good-ish.