Overview and demonstration of the Suncom Technologies ICONtroller mouse-like thing from 1990. It’s a joystick, it’s a mouse, yet neither!
Archive for the ‘review’ Tag
This is the LGR review of The Sims from 2000. Covers the making of the game, the gatefold box, expansion packs, and heavy nostalgia. Celebrating fifteen years of simming!
Jill of the Jungle is a classic platformer from Epic Megagames. Onesimus is, uh, well it’s a Jill game without Jill based on some verses from the Bible. Classic? Eh.
Gameplay and overview of the first content pack for The Sims 4, Outdoor Retreat. What is this? Is a Game Pack better than a Stuff Pack? Is it worth buying? Questions, answers, snark!
The original entry in the incredibly engaging (and addictive) historical grand strategy series! Brace yourself, complexity is coming.
Collecting vintage computers is such a fun hobby. Why shouldn’t it make a fun game? That’s answered in this homebrew arcade game for the Apple II!
Off-track betting for DOS! What could be more simple? Not much, actually. A review of the horse racing game by Dick Olsen.
Santa’s gone postal (again) and it’s up to you to clean up the mess! This spin-off of VCD features copious elf gibs and relentless mopping.
Games based on movie licenses are always of such high-quality, am I right? Yeah. Thought so. At least it’s got a sweet LED box!
Making your own Christmas cards was a big business at one point! And Thoughtware’s Jingle Disk was one of the pioneers, also tossing in CGA animations and PC speaker music.