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Blaster Master (thumbnail)
OXG checks to see if the new remixes in Overdrive surpass those found in the NES classic.

Over the last few years, game companies and even fans have pulled elaborate pranks that look fairly convincing, at least until you remember what day it is. Their hard work deserves another look, so here's a rundown of some of the cooler things that we saw earlier this week.

Blaster Master - Area 3 (excerpt)
This week Blaster Master finally made its way onto the Wii Virtual Console. The game is known for having one of the best soundtracks on the old NES. Area 3 happens to be my favorite.

Blaster Master - Ending Cinematic (excerpt)
December 14 marks the day when Metroidvania fans can once again see how Sunsoft perfected the formula long before Super Metroid and Castlevania: Symphony of the Night existed.