Category Archive: Other Game Blogs

Up-coming video-game films in 2017-2018

Here’s an update to an older blog on up-coming video-game movies Resident Evil: The Final Chapter (2017) – This one’s currently in theaters. No I can’t see it because it’s not being shown in… Continue reading

Rampage movie in 2018, the Rock and more

Reportedly Warner Bros. plans to make a film based on the Rampage arcade game by Midway (Warner Bros. owns the company’s current incarnation, NetherRealm Studios). Dwayne Johnson a.k.a. The Rock is attached for… Continue reading

Nintendo NX revealed as Nintendo Switch and it looks pretty awesome

Yesterday, Nintendo finally revealed their mysterious new game-system, previously referred to as Nintendo NX, to be Nintendo Switch. The Switch is a new interesting hybrid of a home and handheld console. Following a… Continue reading

Castlevania vs. Mega Man – Round #8 (Castlevania for N64 vs. Mega Man Legends)

And lastly, we’ll look at the Castlevania and Mega Man series’ first attempts at 3D titles. These games were both rough going in since there really wasn’t much of a precedent. And perhaps… Continue reading

Castlevania vs. Mega Man – Round #7 (Symphony of the Night vs. PS1 2D Mega Mans)

We’re arriving in the second-to-last blog of this VS.-series and it’s once again time to shift consoles, this time to the Sony PlayStation. Before we take a look at how these two franchises… Continue reading

Castlevania vs. Mega Man – Round SiXX (Rondo of Blood vs. Mega Man X)

Our final pair in the battle of the 16-bit systems pits the only TurboGrafx-16/PC Engine title with the first game of the Mega Man X series. I admit this is an odd pair… Continue reading

Castlevania vs. Mega Man – Round #5 (Bloodlines vs. The Wily Wars)

From the SNES we now move to Sega’s 16-bit system, the Mega Drive a.k.a. Sega Genesis. Konami tried to add a new twist to its 16-bit Castlevania title for Nintendo’s competitor system. As… Continue reading

Castlevania vs. Mega Man – Round #4 (Super Castlevania 4 vs. Mega Man 7)

Now, it’s time to move from the 8-bit systems to the 16-bit systems, which is what the three on-coming blogs of this series are going to be about. I’ll be comparing CV and… Continue reading

Castlevania vs. Mega Man – Round #3 (Dracula’s Curse vs. Mega Man 3)

We come to our final pair of NES titles for this showdown series. Now, technically speaking Castlevania 3 is actually a prequel – but I feel this is as good a moment as… Continue reading

Castlevania vs. Mega Man – Round #2 (Simon’s Quest vs. Mega Man 2)

Alright, time to compare the follow-ups of the NES originals. A second game can either elevate a series further or cause it to suffer a pitfall early on that may prevent it from… Continue reading

Castlevania vs. Mega Man – Round #1

This is a blog-topic that I planned to do a long time ago but never got around to. Castlevania and Mega Man used to be the flagship titles of their respective game companies,… Continue reading

For the Horde! (Warcraft Movie Review)

Warcraft (released as Warcraft: The Beginning in Europe) is this year’s third big video-game movie and the second I got to see in my local theatres. This is only the second time that… Continue reading

What the actual… Tetris movie confirmed!?

I have to say that I took a bit of a double take when I actually read the news on this one. Threshold Entertainment has acquired the movie rights of Tetris. The movie… Continue reading

The Angry Birds Movie review

Angry Birds joins a very short list of movie adaptions based on video-games from my home country, a list that so far only includes Max Payne. Well, the first thing I can say… Continue reading

Up-coming Video-Game Movies in 2016 (and 2017)

Hi guys! Time to update the current list of up-coming Video-Game movies, the ones which are confirmed and ones we still don’t know much about. Post updated to include Tetris. Ratchet & Clank… Continue reading

Nintendo NX will be released in March 2017; but not shown at E3

Nintendo has finally released some concrete info on its planned NX platform. However, the info is simply the planned launch month for the NX. Nintendo will apparently not be demoing the platform at… Continue reading