Approximate Release Date: May 1, 1993 Genre: Action RPG Developer: Beam Software Publisher: Data East
There aren’t many games on the Super Nintendo like
Shadowrun, an action RPG based on the tabletop game of the same name. In fact, it would have felt more in line with PC games of the era than its console contemporaries. Continue reading SNES A Day 186: Shadowrun Approximate Release Month: April 1993 Genre: Brawler/RPG Developer: Culture Brain Publisher: Culture Brain
It shouldn’t be a surprise that neither the brawler or RPG aspects of
Super Ninja Boy are very good.
Continue reading SNES A Day 179: Super Ninja Boy Approximate Release Month: March 1993 Genre: Turn-based RPG/strategy Developer: Koei Publisher: Koei Inindo: Way of the Ninja seems to be a by-the-books Japanese role-playing game. It’s made by Koei, though, so it can’t be that simple, right?
Continue reading SNES A Day 162: Inindo: Way of the Ninja Approximate Release Date: October 5, 1992 Genre: Turn-based RPG Developer: Square Publisher: Square
Even though the reasons behind its creation border on insulting,
Final Fantasy Mystic Quest gets a bad rap.
Continue reading SNES A Day 99: Final Fantasy Mystic Quest Approximate Release Date: May 5, 1992 Genre: RPG Developer: HAL Laboratory Publisher: HAL Laboratory Arcana tries to be interesting but doesn’t go far enough.
Continue reading SNES A Day 55: Arcana Approximate Release Date: February 1, 1992 Genre: Action RPG Developer: Zoom Inc. Publisher: Kemco Lagoon being released so soon after just highlights how similar the two games are, even down to the UI. Ys III: Wanderers From Ys
Continue reading SNES A Day 34: Lagoon Approximate Release Month: January 1992 Genre: Action RPG Developer: Tonkin House Publisher: American Sammy
It’s amazing how
Ys III: Wanderers From Ys can make one small design decision and make me hate it.
Continue reading SNES A Day 33: Ys III: Wanderers From Ys