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Review – Sky Force Reloaded Android Overhead Scrolling Shooter

What do you do when you are sitting on one of the most iconic overhead scrolling shooting games?  Why, you continue the lineage with a sequel that gives more of what brought fans in the first place.  I reviewed Sky Force 2014 awhile back and felt it was one of the leading titles in the […]

Serious Sam’s Bogus Detour Takes the Classic FPS into the 2D Realm

Serious Sam was the joke game that took off and found its legs and a rather large fanbase.  This was not a serious game, regardless of the name, as enemies were caricatures of familiar ones from other games.  Fans ate it up, big time.  The Serious Sam series has not stuck to First Person Shooters […]

Review: Aviator Arcade for the Commodore 64

New Commodore 64 games are coming fairly frequently thanks to dedicated homebrew developers.  One such new game, Aviator Arcade, foregoes the side scrolling action that we usually see from the homebrew community.  Aviator Arcade is more in tune with Twin Cobra (Sega Genesis) and Tiger Heli (Nintendo NES).  Everything is viewed from above as the […]

Prototype: Hammer Away by Sega, Classic Arcade Shooter Discovered and Preserved in MAME

Man, the early 90’s were the time to be a gamer if you enjoy overhead shooters, they were all over the place along with the side scrolling brethren.  From the Turbo Grafx-16 with Blazing Lazers and Super Star Soldier to the Sega Genesis with Tiger Heli, Raiden Trad and Task Force Harrier EX, shooter fans […]

Kickstarter: Super Galaxy Squadron Seeks Support to Help Charity

It is not often that we see a game on Kickstarter that is intending to give profits of the finished game to charity (Child’s Play). That is exactly what is going to happen with Super Galaxy Squadron which has reached the minimum funding level, they are now going for stretch goals which means more platforms. […]

New Game: Double or Nothing Released for Commodore 64

The Shoot ’em Up Construction Kit is responsible for another interesting release on the Commodore 64 (1941 being the other we are talking about). This one is called Double or Nothing and unique is one good word to describe how it is played. The screen is split down the middle and on either side is […]

New Game: Gunbird 2 on iOS and Android in Korea (Hope for Further Release Rises)

Android and iOS are not new to getting retro scrolling shooter re-releases. Titles such as Ikaruga, Espgaluda and the Raiden series have all made the jump to touch screen devices. Now, Gunbird 2, can be added to the growing list of retro shooters gamers can now enjoy on the go.

Review: Mig 2D Retro Shooter on Android Using the JXD S7300

All too often newer games take the pixelated look only in an effort to get gamers that are interested in retro gaming to download the game. Sometimes, developers get the underlying game right and have a potential hit with the fans. Herocraft have just such a title here with Mig 2D: Retro Shooter on Android.


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