Atari Jaguar. These two words seem to muster up so much controversy amongst the mainstream gaming press. “The controller is horrible” they say, “it’s not really 64-bit.” “Doom doesn’t have music.” For those that own a Jag, most of that disdain is misguided. With that in mind, I present to you the Top 5 Atari Jaguar games.
Like many retro gamers, my living room is now home to an over-sized flat panel display. While this is great for modern game systems, Blu-ray players, and even my old HD DVD player, it’s not ideal for classic consoles. For whatever reason (foresight perhaps), Sega offered a VGA cable for the Sega Dreamcast that allows games to be presented in glorious 480p (640x480 progressive scan). Additionally, this output removes a lot of filtering that softens the image to reduce the appearance of “jaggies.”
After the smashing success of TMNT the arcade game, Konami would release a worthy follow-up in "Turtles in Time", for both the arcades and Super NES. Around that time, the Genesis would also receive a pseudo conversion of the same game, albeit with many alterations, with "The Hyperstone Heist". In this Let's Play, Austin takes you through the Genesis game in its entirety, from start to finish!