RANKING THE NINTENDO 64 COMIC BOOK GAMES

If you’ve read my feature about the Nintendo 64’s library of comic books games, you’ll know that there wasn’t that many released from the time in launched in September of 1996 to the time its last game, Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 3, arrived in 2002. Technically speaking, there were eleven video games with comic book properties released…

TWENTY YEARS LATER: NINTENDO 64 AND ITS LIBRARY OF COMIC BOOK VIDEO GAMES

September 26th, 1996. In limited release, Nintendo launched their first ever three-dimensional console that defined how games would be played in this bold new perspective, thanks to games like Super Mario 64, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time and Rare’s Goldeneye 007, the latter of which showed developers how first-person shooters, a genre that exploded in the next console…

HONEST GAME TRAILERS FLIES THROUGH THE RINGS OF SUPERMAN 64

After many, many requests from the looks of things, the folks at Smosh Games have put up an honest game trailer for one of the most notorious comic book video games of all time: Superman 64. Having watched the trailer, it made me laugh and feel equally sad that I not only completed the first ring stage, but all…

WHAT GAME MAKERS CAN LEARN FROM PAST SUPERMAN GAMES

Video games have not been kind to the Man of Steel. There are over a dozen games starring Superman that have been released, and the best one, Superman: Shadow of Apokolips, rests at a 64 on Metacritic. Lets not also forget that Superman also is the subject of much ridicule in the video game world, having starred…

THE LAND OF THE FORGOTTEN COMIC BOOK GAMES PART 1

Something I have an invested interest in is the behind the scenes information of things. I love reading about how things, like say, a train wreck of a movie came to be, or why a game never came to stores. Over the past couple of days I’ve been compiling of list of comic book games…

REVIEW: SUPERMAN 64 (NINTENDO 64)

NOTE: ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON COMICBOOKMOVIE.COM  06/21/2013 I LIKE Superman 64. Bet you didn’t see that as an opening statement, huh? I’m not here to argue that Superman 64 is misunderstood, or good even, I know that it’s a bad game. It has horrid draw distance, stiff animation, odd character models, repetitive music, countless glitches, the…

REVIEW: SUPERMAN (GAME BOY)

NOTE: ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED ON COMICBOOKMOVIE.COM 06/20/2013 Titus Software’s Superman 64 is renowned by many as one of the single worst video games to see release, and a black eye to the Man of Steel to boot. What most people don’t realize is that that piece of software was not the only Superman game that Titus…