Tag Archive: 3D Realms

Retro Rated – Aftershock for Quake – Worst Expansion Pack Ever?

If you were a no-name video game company in the nineties, there was a pretty popular method of raking in money:   Step 1: Wait for a popular game to be released, along with its map-making tools Step 2: Make…
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Jon St. John (Duke Nukem) Interview – The Cyber Den

Hail to the king, baby! This is an interview with professional voice actor and radio presenter Jon St. John, famously known as the voice of Duke Nukem. After the release of two successful side-scrollers and a critically-acclaimed first-person shooter, Duke was…
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John Dick (Serious Sam) Interview – The Cyber Den

Serious Sam is a throwback shooter with big guns, ludicrous amounts of enemies, and a seriously-awesome protagonist named Sam “Serious” Stone. With his trademark shades, sharp tongue and minigun, he’s ready to save the world and look damn-cool doing it. “Yeah,…
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Retro Rated – Duke!ZONE II (Duke Nukem 3D)

Patty Bouvier of The Simpsons once said, “The easiest way to be popular is to leech off the popularity of others.” When iconic shooters from decades ago had their map-making tools officially released to the public, a plethora of no-name…
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Retro Rated – Duke Nukem II

Before his claim to fame as a FPS-icon of the nineties, Duke Nukem started off as a humble protagonist-in-pink on a PC-exclusive side-scroller. His debut game bagged some sweet reviews and sold very well at the time, but by today’s…
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