Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Review

Subscribe To My YouTube Channel! Video games based on movies rarely work, so how about making a video game based on one of the most commercially successful movie franchises of all time? In 1999, Big Ape Productions and LucasArts teamed up to release Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace for the original PlayStation. IsContinue reading “Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace Review”

Fighting Force 2 Review

Subscribe To My YouTube Channel! Two years after the release of the multiplayer beat ’em up Fighting Force, Core Design and Eidos Interactive produced Fighting Force 2 in 1999 for the PlayStation and Sega Dreamcast. The sequel dropped the multiplayer but continued the emphasis on the destructible environment and weapons to bash the brains ofContinue reading “Fighting Force 2 Review”

Syphon Filter 2 Review

Subscribe To My YouTube Channel! The original Syphon Filter hit the shelves in 1999 for the original PlayStation to commercial success. Featuring a mix of stealth elements and action, Gabe Logan trotted the world trying to save it from the virus known as Syphon Filter. In 2000, Eidetic and 989 Studios were at it againContinue reading “Syphon Filter 2 Review”

Fighting Force Review

Subscribe To My YouTube Channel! In 1997, Core Design and Eidos teamed up to release the 3D beat ’em up “Fighting Force” for the PlayStation. The game featured four playable characters, destructible 3D environments, and tons of items to be used as weapons. Fighting Force was popular enough to become a “Greatest Hits” for theContinue reading “Fighting Force Review”

Dead or Alive Review

Subscribe To My YouTube Channel! Fighting franchises were popping up in the 90s every year. Some would become mainstream franchises, others not so much. If you think of the franchises you’ll start with Street Fighter, Mortal Kombat, perhaps Tekken but the Dead Or Alive franchise has flown under the radar for most of its life.Continue reading “Dead or Alive Review”

Syphon Filter Review

Subscribe To My YouTube Channel! In 1999, the world was captivated by Action Spy movies. James Bond, Mission Impossible and even Austin Powers were feeding the craving of stealth-action for movie theaters. On the smaller screen and in video game land, developer Eidectic teamed up with 989 Studios and released Syphon Filter, a third-person shooterContinue reading “Syphon Filter Review”

Driver 2 Review

Subscribe To My YouTube Channel! After the critical and commercial success of “Driver” developer Reflections Interactive released the sequel “Driver 2: The Wheelman Is Back” in 2000 for the PlayStation. Would the sequel be a smashing success like the first entry? The Wheelman is back and so is TigerChainsaw for this Driver 2 review! DriverContinue reading “Driver 2 Review”

Driver Review

Subscribe To My YouTube Channel! Released June 30th, 1999 for the PlayStation, Driver was developed by Reflections Interactive and published by GT Interactive Software. The game stood out for its realistic car physics and damage. I wouldn’t be surprised if Grand Theft Auto III drew inspiration from the driving in Driver with the detailed cityContinue reading “Driver Review”