Pond Punk Bar

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Pond Punk Bar 
Perfect Dark

Nestled beneath the rain-drenched, trench-coat filled streets of Chicago is the Pond Punk bar; a “secret” area which lacks any proper gameplay significance. The club is hidden in the bowels of a building decorated with a garish red neon sign, the only place in the entire level that appears to have any kind of commercial function. After traipsing down a grotty spiral ramp, lit by the signature glare of the game’s spotlights and enclosed by walls made up of exposed red bricks and slabs of battered concrete, you come to the entrance of the seedy den. Continue reading

Treasure Trove Cove

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Treasure Trove Cove 
Banjo-Kazooie                                                                                                               

Treasure Trove Cove is the second level of Banjo-Kazooie, and is set on a tropical island in the middle of the sea. Sandy beaches dotted with palm trees surround rocky outcrops that snake about the island, whilst the sun shines down from a mostly cloudless sky. In the centre of the island sits a large stone arch, which forms a natural cove above the inlet below. Small stonework ruins of towers and other structures are also found around the island. Continue reading