Music – Five Random Selections from my Top 100 songs

I have no uniting theme for this month’s VGM Top 100 post, so here’s a random assortment of five songs I haven’t covered yet. Body Harvest – Indoor Theme (N64, Stuart Ross/Allan Walker, Midway/DMA Design, 1998) I adore this song. It’s such a melancholy piece of music, an indicator of how much danger and chaos…

Opinion – Bottom 25 Games: 2) M.U.L.E. (NES)

2) M.U.L.E. (NES, Mindscape, 1990) Whoa, there. I placed M.U.L.E. for the C64 on my Top 111 list; what gives? Well, this port is such a terrible, terrible conversion of a fantastic game. And I’ll tell you why. One of the major components for strategy in M.U.L.E. is time management on your turn. This is when…

Opinion: My Top 111, #24-25

25) M.U.L.E. Good: This game is decades ahead of its time, and remains one of the finest strategy games out there. Three difficulty modes add in extra modes and features, making learning its many mechanics easy. Multiplayer! Super catchy main theme. Poor: Actually doing multiplayer is a bit tricky in ye olde times of Commodore…