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 – Mortal Kombat – DOS PC Game Review
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LGR – Mortal Kombat – DOS PC Game Review

[male voice] Fight! [punch, loud grunt] [typing] [male voice] Excellent! [fighting sounds] Finish him! [screaming, blood spurting] Kano wins! Fatality! [LGR] And there you have it. Mortal Kombat, everybody! [triumphant MIDI music plays] Well, alright, I suppose a few more details are in order since this is a review, but chances are if you’re watching […]

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LGR – Hover! – PC Game Review
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LGR – Hover! – PC Game Review

[bass line] [typing] So, it’s 1995 and you’ve got a new PC with Windows 95. You wanna play some games, but you’re too poor to afford anymore, or you’re bored of the ones you’ve got. So you start wandering around the crap that came with the computer, and come across the Windows 95 companion CD-ROM. […]

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LGR – Joust VGA – DOS PC Game Review

[electronic music] [typing] 1982 was a golden year for arcade games with titles like Q*bert, Dig Dug, Pole Position and Robotron: 2084 snatching innumerable credits from gamers’ pockets worldwide. But also that year, you had a game which changed the face of arcade gaming forever… by changing it to the face of a freaking ostrich. […]

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LGR – Isle of the Dead – DOS PC Game Review
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LGR – Isle of the Dead – DOS PC Game Review

[MIDI music plays] [typing] More often than not, a lame game will make a fuss and then disappear into the shadows. But then there are some games that are of another caliber entirely. Games like Isle of the Dead, developed by Rainmaker Software, Inc., and published by Merit Software in 1993. Yes, I’ve seen this […]

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