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Japanese Games Are Hard – Ganbare Goemon 2 – Kiteretsu Shougun Magginesu

Today we play Konami, a game based on Afro Samurai that involves beating up a samurai bunny army and fighting sumo robots.

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Final Fantasy – Mystic Quest

General Overview

Being referred to in Japan as “Final Fantasy USA,” Final Fantasy Mystic Quest offers a nice, more casual challenge for a junior RPG experience. Of course, it offers a whole lot more than that as well, which is strangely overlooked and often scoffed at by various RPG veterans. Read on to find out why this game is more than mere child’s play.
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The Fantastic World Of Japanese Games – Episode 4

Sometimes a game is deemed “too weird” to come to American soil. This doesn’t happen all the time and usually when it does, it’s for good reason. I mean, I guess so. I’ve decided to include youtube embeds on all the game pictures this time. Aren’t I such a nice guy?! All three of the games highlighted here definitely have their quirks, but should still definitely have come to America. Sadly, all three are RPGs as well, so that may have something to do with it. Anyway!
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