Super September: Unraveling the Secrets of Mana

Categories: Retro, Videos

I’ll never forget the sense of awe and wonder felt when first booting up Secret of Mana’s superpowered cart back in 1993. Instead of being greeted by the electronic blips and pleasant pings I’d long been accustomed to, my senses were sullied by a deep, ominous bellow of a dying…

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Super September: The technology behind Star Fox

Author: Jason Ganos
Categories: Retro, Videos

Every once and awhile, a game comes out that absolutely pushes a console to its limits. It might be difficult in this age of stunning high definition 3D graphics and surround sound to look at a game like Star Fox and see something extraordinary, but all the way back in…

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Speedrun Sunday: A Rainbow Race to the Cosmos

Categories: 3DS, Videos, Wii U

Welcome to Speedrun Sunday: that sadistic time of the week when we dare to challenge both your D-pad’s durability and sanity’s stamina with the ultimate test in video game bragging rights. Hot off the dirt-clad heels of our gratuitously pestilent Binding of Isaac challenge comes yet another ruthless run that…

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