Game Corner [Donald Duck Day]: QuackShot Starring Donald Duck (Mega Drive)

It’s June 9th, which means that it’s National Donald Duck Day! Disney’s foul-tempered fowl first debuted in The Wise Little Hen (Jackson, 1934) way, way back on 9 June 1934 and has since become one of the multimedia conglomerate’s most enduring and popular characters, featuring in a variety of cartoons, videogames, and other merchandise. Released: … Continue reading Game Corner [Donald Duck Day]: QuackShot Starring Donald Duck (Mega Drive)

Game Corner: Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (Mega Drive)

Released: November 1990 Developer: SEGA AM7 Also Available For: Game Gear and Master System The Background: As I’ve mentioned before, Disney had quite the reputation for licensing their characters for top quality videogames back in the nineties. These days, licensed videogames are often frowned upon but, back then, Disney’s movies and characters made for some … Continue reading Game Corner: Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (Mega Drive)

Game Corner: Land of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (Master System)

Released: June 1993 Developer: SEGA Also Available For: Game Gear The Background: Back in the nineties, licensed videogames hadn’t quite earned the reputation that they have these days. Anyone who had played one of the many videogame adaptations of Disney movies and properties, particularly on SEGA’s Mega Drive or the Super Nintendo, would generally be … Continue reading Game Corner: Land of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (Master System)