LGR – Chex Quest – DOS PC Game Review
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LGR – Chex Quest – DOS PC Game Review

[intro music] [typing] You know one of the best things about cereal? Well, other than the whole “eating it in order to not starve” thing. Prizes. I’m not talking about those stupid ones where you have to collect a bunch of UPCs, mail them in and pay postage cost for something that sucks. But prizes […]

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LGR – Ripper – DOS PC Game Review
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LGR – Ripper – DOS PC Game Review

[slow, thumping beat] [typing] The 7th Guest. Once it became a huge hit in 1993, CD-ROM full-motion video adventure games became the newest fad. Games like Phantasmagoria, Black Dahlia, and The 11th Hour followed, each promising to be better than the other. And then you had Ripper, a game by Take-2 Interactive Software from 1996 […]

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LGR – Afterlife – PC Game Review
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LGR – Afterlife – PC Game Review

♪♪ [typing] Have you ever been playing Sim City 2000 by Maxis and just thought to yourself, “Man, this game would be great, if it would just go to Hell?” Or go to Heaven. Or hang around in Limbo for a while. Well, you would not be alone. In fact, there was a game publisher […]

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LGR – Harvester – DOS PC Game Review
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LGR – Harvester – DOS PC Game Review

[rock music] [typing] Ever run across those top ten lists of the goriest video games? For whatever reason, such extreme games intrigue me. So when I saw today’s game in many of those lists, I had to own it. The game is Harvester, developed by DigiFX Interactive and published by Merit Studios in 1996. Harvest… […]

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LGR – QuickShot’s 1996 PC Game Starter Kit
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LGR – QuickShot’s 1996 PC Game Starter Kit

[typing] [jazz music] Greetings and welcome to an off-the-cuff, quickly put-together LGR thing! Looking at something that, you know, I found in storage and I wanna talk about it. (laughs) Because, I mean, what else am I gonna do with this? This is the Multimedia Games Starter Kit by QuickShot. It’s over $40 value, apparently. […]

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LGR – Iron Blood – DOS PC Game Review
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LGR – Iron Blood – DOS PC Game Review

[typing] Why had I never heard of this until recently? This is “Iron Blood,” published in 1996 by Microforum and developed by Family Production, Inc. Hmm. Maybe that’s why I hadn’t heard of it. As far as company names go, it’s hard to think of one more drab than Family Production. But while it may […]

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LGR – Deadly Tide – PC Game Review

[typing] If you bought a PC with Windows 95 back in the day, chances are it came with a version of the Windows 95 companion CD. This not only contained operating system archives, but a whole slew of things that showed you just how awesome Windows 95 could be. There were demos, music videos and […]

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