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Finding Megaland

I’ve written about Mega Man’s amazing world of robots at least twice before, but I think it might be time to return to the Blue Bomber and his compatriots. Today, I focus on the setting of the games. As has … Continue reading

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Kudos for Kuros

I can’t say I’m especially familiar with the Wizards & Warriors series. I did watch my brother play through the first game, which involved the quest of the knight Kuros through the Kingdom of Elrond to rescue the princess from … Continue reading

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Nintendo’s Mythtakes

Anyone who’s familiar with the game Kid Icarus probably realizes that a lot of the character names are based on Greek mythology. How well do these characters actually conform to their portrayals in mythology, though? In most cases, not so … Continue reading

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