18 Şubat 2017 Cumartesi

14 Şubat 2017 Salı

Biennial video game franchises:

Biennial video game franchises:

Ubisoft:
  1. Watch Dogs
Bethesda:
  1. The Elder Scrolls (each major release has annual updates)
Taito:
  1. Cooking Mama (spin-offs can be annual)
Microsoft:
  1. Gears of War
Square Enix:
  1. Hitman
Sega:
  1. Yakuza

Annual video game franchises

Franchises with annual releases:

Activision:
  1. Call of Duty
  2. Skylanders
Electronic Arts:
  1. Battlefield

Ubisoft:
  1. Assassin's Creed
  2. Just Dance
  3. Imagine (Nintendo handhelds)

Capcom:
  1. Monster Hunter
  2. Resident Evil
Sega:

  1. Hatsune Miku: Project DIVA

Gust:
  1. Atelier
Bandai Namco:
  1. Tales of(Main series is biennial, though)
Team 17:
  1. Worms

Franchises with annual add-on packs

Activision:
  1. :Destiny
Take-Two:
  1. Civilization
Electronic Arts:
  1. The Sims
Capcom:
  1. Street Fighter
Arc System Works:
  1. BlazBlue
  2. Guilty Gear
Bandai Namco:
  1. Tekken
Sega:
  1. Shining
  2. Total War
Tecmo Koei:
  1. Dynasty Warriors
Microsoft:

  1. Age of Empires


Franchises with formerly annual releases:

Activision:
  1. Guitar Hero (formerly on hiatus, seemingly changed release pattern)
  2. Crash Bandicoot (formerly on hiatus)
  3. Tony Hawk's (license expired, seeking new company)
Ubisoft:
  1. Far Cry (now has hiatuses every once in a while)
  2. Rayman (now has hiatuses every once in a while)
  3. Rabbids (now has hiatuses every once in a while)
Electronic Arts:
  1. Need for Speed(now has hiatuses every once in a while)
  2. GPA Tour (contract with Tiger Woods ended, seemingly ending the franchise)
Square Enix:
  1. Tomb Raider (now has hiatuses every once in a while)
Level-5:
  1. Professor Layton (now has hiatuses every once in a while)
Sega:

  1. Super Monkey Ball (on hiatus)
Sony:
  1. God of War(formerly annual, entered new era. Currently waiting for release)
Warner Bros.:

  1. Mortal Kombat (now has hiatuses every once in a while, alongside annual updates)


Licensed annual games:
  1. Lego
  2. WWE (2K)
  3. Madden NFL (EA)
  4. FIFA (EA)
  5. PES (Konami)
  6. NBA Live (EA)
  7. NBA 2K(2K)

12 Şubat 2017 Pazar

Notes on Kirby games' releases

Main:

Handheld:

  1. Kirby's Dream Land (1992, GB)
  2. Kirby's Dream Land 2(1995, GB)
  3. Kirby & the Amazing Mirror (2004, GBA)
  4. Kirby & Squeak Squad (2006, NDS)
  5. Triple Deluxe (2014, N3DS)
  6. Planet Robobot (2016, N3DS)

Console:


    1. Kirby's Adventure (1993, NES)
    2. Kirby Super Star (1996, SNES)
    3. Kirby's Dream Land 3(1997, SNES)
    4. Kirby 64: Crystal Shards (2000, 64)
    5. Return to Dream Land (2011, Wii)
    Remakes:

    1. Nightmare in Dream Land (2002, GBA, 10 years after DL)
    2. Super Star Ultra(2008, NDS, 12 years after SS)
    3. Dream Collection(2012, Wii, contains all main games up to K64, 20th anniversary)


    Curse subseries:

    1. Canvas Curse(2005, NDS)
    2. Rainbow Curse(2015, Wii U)


    Spin-off:

    Platform:

    1. Epic Yarn (2010, Wii)
    2. Mass Attack (2011, NDS)
    Others:
    1. Pinball (1993, GB)
    2. Dream Course (1994, SNES)
    3. Avalanche (1995, SNES)
    4. Block Ball (1995, GB)
    5. Toy Box (1996, Satellaview)
    6. Star Tracker (1997, GB)
    7. Tilt 'n' Tumble (2000, GBC)
    8. Air Ride (2003, GC)
    Notes: Roughly speaking, there is a console game of sorts in every three or four years, but a main series game hasn't appeared for Wii U or GC, despite the plans for one in GC.

    For handhelds, there has always been a game of sorts for every two to three years, with each handheld having two or three games.

    4 Şubat 2017 Cumartesi

    Long term tentative projection of Mario games

    New Super Mario Bros.:
    1. NSMB Switch (2018)
    2. Super Mario Maker Switch (2021)/NSMB 3DS successor (2021)
    3.  NSMB Switch 2 (2024)
    4.  Super Mario Maker Switch 2 (2027)/NSMB 3DS successor  2(2027)
    5.  NSMB Switch 3 (2030)
    6.  Super Mario Maker Switch 3 (2027)/NSMB 3DS successor  2(2033)
    7. NSMB Switch 4 (2036)
    8.  Super Mario Maker Switch 4 (2027)/NSMB 3DS successor  2(2039)
    9.  NSMB Switch 5 (2042)
    10.  Super Mario Maker Switch 5 (2027)/NSMB 3DS successor  2(2045)
    3D Mario:
    1. SM Switch 2(2023)
    2. SM Switch 3(2029)
    3. SM Switch 4(2035)
    4. SM Switch 5(2041)
     *Handheld 3D games, remakes and sequels are expected in dead years.

    Mario vs. Donkey Kong:
    1. M v. DK (2019)
    2. M v. DK (2022)
    3. M v. DK (2025)
    4.  M v. DK (2028)
    5.  M v. DK (2031)
    6.  M v. DK (2034)
    7.  M v. DK (2037)
    8.  M v. DK (2040)
    9.  M v. DK (2043)
    Mario Party:
    1. MP 11(2018)
    2. MP 12(2020)
    3. MP 13(2022)
    4. MP 14(2024)
    5. MP 15(2026)
    6. MP 16(2028)
    7. MP 17(2030)
    8. MP 18(2032)
    9. MP 19(2034)
    10. MP 20(2036)
    11. MP 21(2038)
    12. MP 22(2040)
    Mario Kart:
    1. MK9 (2020)
    2. MK 10(2023)
    3. MK 11(2026)
    4. MK 12(2029)
    5. MK 13(2032)
    6. MK 14(2035)
    7. MK 15(2038)
    8. MK 16(2041)