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Earth Defense Force SNES

Earth Defense Force Invigorates the Super Nintendo Shoot-’em-up Genre – Today in Retro Gaming – January 1, 1992

Although the Sega Genesis is well known for its arcade conversions and shoot-’em-ups, the Super Nintendo did get a fair share of its own, and on this day in 1992, SNES gamers were blessed with Earth Defense Force (also known by Super Earth Defense Force). Converted from the arcade original, Earth Defense Force game is […]

Atari Lynx shooter

New Atari Lynx Shooter Weltenschlachter Completed

The Atari Lynx is the recipient of a new side scrolling shooter called Weltenschlachter, say that three times fast, which reminds us of Yar’s Revenge.

DariusBurst Chronicle Saviours Add Two New DLC packs and Playstation 4 Physical Release Announced

Side scrolling shooters were once the cream of the crop.  Man, I remember playing Gaiares, Thunder Force III and IV etc on the Sega Genesis and loving it.  Back in the day I was pretty good at side scrolling shooters- today not so much.  I call it age rot or whatever but I still give […]

R-Type Deluxe In Development for Atari ST, Trumps Original

The Atari ST, and Commodore Amiga, was quite the arcade to home gaming computer, even though it was trumped by the IBM platform.  The 16-Bit computer was capable enough to provide quality ports of popular arcade titles such as R-Type.  Now homebrew developers are working on improving on the official port that we received so […]

New Game- Razion Coming to Neo Geo, Possibly Dreamcast Also

The Neo Geo is quite an enigma, moreso than the Dreamcast console. Independent developers and publishers continue to support both consoles but with the Neo Geo it is a price issue and the fans seem to have no problem paying it. Razion is not going to be a budget title by any means, similar to […]

New Game: First Turbo Grafx-16 Hu-Card in Over 20 Years Sells Out in Less Than One Day at CCAG

Attendees of the Classic Console and Arcade Gaming Show in Cleveland Ohio this weekend were lucky enough to be attending a landmark event. This is the first time in over 20 years that a Turbo Grafx-16 Hu-Card was made available- Atlantean by Aetherbyte Studios. Atlantean is a side scrolling shooter that features rarities on the […]

R-Type II II Now Available on Android Thanks to DotEmu

As reported earlier, R-Type II was heading to Android soon. Soon turned out to be today. This port features all of the challenge of the arcade original coupled with many extras for today’s gamer.


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