Welcome to Cover Art! A section of the site where we look at a retro video game’s box cover art and briefly discuss it’s gameplay and legacy.
What better time to showcase the cover art of the NES classic DuckTales. Hilariously, in Japan it’s called “Naughty Ducks Dream Adventures.” DuckTales was developed by Capcom and released in 1989 for the NES followed by a 1990 release on … [ Read More... ]
In a surprising PAX East announcement, Capcom is remastering and rereleasing their 1989 NES classic, DuckTales. It’s got the official Disney seal on it and will even be supported with all new voice acting from Disney. Additionally, all the character art has been redrawn in HD with high def 3D backgrounds. DuckTales Remastered looks great in motion. The original game is considered one of the best Disney games … [ Read More... ]
Artists from Disney’s Oscar winning animation studio Pixar, the studio behind Toy Story, Ratatouille, Monsters Inc, and many more amazing family friendly films, have started a game studio. This new game studio is called Steel Wool Games. Its executive team is Sequoia Blankenship, Joshua Qualtieri, Jonathan Hoffman, Andrew Lee Dayton, and Jason Peter Topolski; Steel Wool Games has nine other … [ Read More... ]
Square Enix is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Kingdom Hearts with their first free to play browser game called Kingdom Hearts X Chi. The player can travel to different Disney worlds and battles are done though a strategic card game. Items can be earned and unlocked, or you can pay to get them sooner, which is common to the free to play business model.