Super Nintendo Archives

Lauren Looks Back: The Super Nintendo
But in 1991, Nintendo gave the world one of the greatest systems ever; The Super Nintendo. In Japan popularity for the original Famicom (Nintendo) had fallen due to the P.C Engine gaining popularity, so in November of 1990, after being in development for two years, Nintendo released the Super Famicom, which was a hit overnight The[...]
The Whole F'n Show: MLB The Show 17 Review
Griffey Baseball for the Super Nintendo is one of my all-time favorite video games, so a mode modeled after that was a major selling point While not the same as playing the old Super Nintendo game, having the current game use the old control systems and sound effects and such was a genius blending of[...]
Sweet Release! Sunset Overdrive, Lords Of The Fallen, Castlevania VC, Assassin's Creed Collection, TMNT: Danger Of The Ooze, Freedom Wars, WWE 2K15, NBA Live 15
 Unfortunately he's the only hope against the onslaught of the old gods and their demonic army who've returned after a millennia to conquer the land.  Choose from warrior, paladin, and rogue classes with unique fighting styles and weaponry and tackle the games combat system that focuses on dueling enemies with careful and paced combat.  The[...]
Every Day I'm Shoveling – 8 Bit Nostalgia Done Right In Shovel Knight
By Jared Cornelius Have you ever played a modern game that takes you back to your childhood?  A game that in every way makes you remember why you fell in love with video games in the first place? 2D platformer, Shovel Knight, has become that title for me.  Shovel Knight started life as a successful Kickstarter from Yacht Club Games, a group of ex-Wayforward Technologies employees.  Wayforward has[...]
A Beautiful Symphony: A Tribute To Castlevania's Koji Igarashi
 At the video or toy store, covers would often be emblazoned in images that never correctly depicted what the game was about, Castlevania was honest about its accurate cover to game representation.  At a time when horror movies featured larger than life monsters Castlevania felt like Monster Squad come true, fighting  Dracula, the undead, medusas, Castlevania was a far cry from the colorful world of the Mushroom Kingdom.  Castlevania would[...]