It’s About Time Castlevania: Symphony Of The Night Came To Switch

Image: Konami Note: this article contains minor spoilers for Castlevania: Symphony of the Night. “What is a man? A miserable little pile of secrets.” These words, uttered by Dracula Vlad Țepeș during the opening exchange with Richter Belmont in Castlevania: Symphony of the Night, have become completely synonymous with the Castlevania franchise. Referenced and parodied … Read more

Star Fox 2 Made Its Debut On The SNES Classic Console Five Years Ago

Image: Nintendo The Star Fox series has been a staple of Nintendo systems since the Super Nintendo era, but there was one game in the series that went missing during this generation – Star Fox 2. While the game was mostly ready to go by 1995, by then PlayStation had entered the market and the … Read more

Anniversary: Dragon Quest V Is 30 Years Old Today

Image: Square Enix One of the Super Famicom’s most-celebrated RPGs turns 30 today in Japan. Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride was the series’ first game on the 16-bit console, and even today, Dragon Quest V is fondly remembered, despite the game not receiving an official Western release until its 2009 DS port. … Read more

Takaya Imamura Celebrates Star Fox Adventures’ 20th Anniversary

Image: Nintendo / Rare Too many GameCube games are turning 20 at the moment, and it’s making us feel old. But, on the plus side, it’s also making us feel nostalgic. Star Fox Adventures is the latest GameCube game to hit the big two-zero today, 23rd September, in North America. And Star Fox’s character designer … Read more