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R-Type II

R-Type II Android is on Sale

The classic R-Type II is on sale right now on Google Play. This is one of the classic side scrolling shooters of yesteryear. This was one of the better-looking shooters back in the day, and it still is. On mobile devices there is not a lot of choices available for scrolling shooters and having both […]

Badass Hero

Badass Hero Headed to Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PS4, Steam

2D. Side scrolling. Shooter. Wall to wall action. All traits of games from the 16-bit era. All traits of games that have all but died in the modern age. Did I forget to mention the art style is around the later 16-bit and early 32-bit era? A sweet spot if you ask me. A time […]

Nightmare Boy Nintendo Switch

Nightmare Boy Coming to Nintendo Switch

Fans of Metroidvania style games will want to check out Nightmare Boy as it is now Nintendo Switch bound. Nightmare Boy is a Spanish-made action adventure title that will feature sprawling levels and monsters around every corner. The file size is reported to be about 1.6 gigabytes with a price tag of $15 on the […]

Cuphead

Cuphead Review

Taking on the challenge of Cuphead is a unique difficulty for a gamer to face. For years gamers have been hand held through tough parts, been handed so much, and generally did not notice their skills withering and dying. Don’t worry, a game like Cuphead will either put hair on your gamer chest or it […]

Intrepid Izzy for Sega Dreamcast, Windows, Steam, PlayStation 4

New Senile Team Game Nears Half of Funding on Kickstarter

Senile Team, the creators of some of the more interesting releases for Sega Dreamcast and other platforms, are back with a new Kickstarter campaign. This crowdfunding project is for a 2D side scrolling action game that they are working on called Intrepid Izzy. For anyone that is tired of seeing scrolling shooters coming out for […]

Legacy Commodore Amiga

Unreleased Commodore Amiga Game Found and, Well, Released

Who doesn’t love unreleased games? Well, I mean, once they are released that is. Legacy is one such title for the Commodore Amiga. If you are not sure what this Amiga game is, don’t worry, you are not alone. There was not a lot of information available prior to this game being released. What is […]

Bandit Gaming – Risky Rick Brings Rick Dangerous to Colecovision Console

Risky Rick brings Rick Dangerous to the Colecovsion console in an unofficial manner. 2D side scrolling action adventuring awaits those that take the leap. Currently a work in progress.

Review – Burger Time for Amstrad CPC

I don’t know much about the background of this game, but judging from what I observed I’d say this game was developed at one of those Amstrad CPC demo parties of yesteryear. 1995 to be exact, where the coders ZAK, ZIK and Rainbird of Futures group probably had a pig out session on junk food […]

ActRaiser Expands Action Genre on Super Nintendo – Today in Retro Gaming – November 1st, 1991

When the Super Nintendo launched gamers were promised it would not be just more of the same.  While early on, games like Pilotwings was certainly the epitome of this belief.  Then came games like ActRaiser by Enix.  Upon looking at the back of the box you would think this is just another 2D side scrolling […]

Interview – Jasmine Greene of Luminosity Mobile

Seeing new games pop up on Kickstarter is nothing new.  It seems like every day we get a handful of potentially awesome games to browse through.  All have one thing in common – that particular game is the next best thing.  Most are not able to even come close to that lofty goal.  That is […]

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