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The Crunch (X-Men)

Posted by on Dec 3, 2012 in Oases of Beauty | 0 comments

In celebration of the world’s end, December 2012 is Apocalypse Month on Oases of Beauty. This entry takes a look at The Crunch from X-Men, a 2D Platformer for the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive.

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House 3 (Haunting: Starring Polterguy)

Posted by on Nov 28, 2011 in Oases of Beauty | 0 comments

As part of November 2011’s Isometric Special, this entry explores the third house from Haunting: Starring Polterguy, a nearly unclassifiable Action game for the Sega Genesis.

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Greenmaze (Landstalker)

Posted by on Nov 14, 2011 in Oases of Beauty | 0 comments

As part of November 2011’s Isometric Special, this entry explores Greenmaze from Landstalker, an Action-Adventure game for the Sega Genesis.

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Isometrics: An Introduction

Posted by on Nov 7, 2011 in Oases of Beauty | 0 comments

For November 2011, Oases of Beauty is running the Isometric Special, a look at worlds from a three-quarter overhead perspective.

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Scorch (Ristar)

Posted by on Sep 26, 2011 in Oases of Beauty | 2 comments

September 2011 is Sega Month for Oases of Beauty: a look at worlds from games from early Sega consoles. Today’s featured world is Scorch from Ristar, a Platformer for the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive.

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