The Road Rash titles on the Genesis remain some of my favorite “line-scrolling” racing games of all time. The controls were tight, the combat was fun, the music was catchy, and the track design gave a great three dimensional feel. From the rolling hills to the tight turns, the Genesis games gave a realistic sense of screaming down the highway that few racers of the era could match.
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.
Zanac is a vertically scrolling shooter developed by the legendary programmers at Compile and released for the North American Nintendo Entertainment System in 1987. Compile of course is responsible for the excellent Aleste series of video games, so I was excited to take a look at their earlier work.
Daredevil is a side scrolling action game published by Encore Entertainment and released on the Game Boy Advance back in 2003.
While Daredevil is an awesome character, with some great comics, and a terrific TV show, this game is based on a weaker entry in the Daredevil franchise, the 2003 film starring Ben Affleck.