Music – Five Great “Overworld” Themes

Time to tackle a few more of my favorite songs from my Top 100! This time I’ll share five of my favorite overworld themes, which I’m defining as a track that takes place in a game space not considered a town or an overall level theme from, say, Mega Man or Contra. Secret of Mana…

Opinion: The Anticipation for Ocarina of Time

I’ve told this story before, but it’s gotten lost over the site revisions and reinventions, so I’m going to recompose it here. I present how badly I wanted to experience Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time. I got a Nintendo 64 for Christmas in 1996. Alongside it came a Nintendo Power subscription for my birthday…

Opinion: Holy crap it’s Bomberman 64 on the Wii U

Well, the surprise N64 releases on the Wii U Virtual Console keep on coming. Two weeks back we had Harvest Moon 64, a game Natsume swore up and down wouldn’t be modernized, and now we have Hudson’s Bomberman 64. This has been on the top of my wish list for Virtual Console re-release ever since…