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Sega Genesis Mini 2 North American Catch?

Of the “mini” consoles that companies began churning out after the massive success of the NES and SNES classic editions, I always felt that the Sega Genesis Mini was at … Continue readingSega Genesis Mini 2 North American Catch?

Official Launch Dates for Indie Handmade RPG Game Announced

Indie video games are the best bang for your wallet and time nowadays. But unfortunately, the big blockbuster games that break the bank also are underperforming and broken. For example, … Continue readingOfficial Launch Dates for Indie Handmade RPG Game Announced

Galacticon Is a Fresh Arcade Game in 2022 With a $500 Grand Prize

Indie developers typically chase the generations following the arcades regarding their source of inspiration. We’ve seen mountains upon mountains of “NES throwbacks” in the past ten years, so seeing a brand new … Continue readingGalacticon Is a Fresh Arcade Game in 2022 With a $500 Grand Prize

Cotton Reboot Brings Beloved Japanese SHMUP West for First Time

The shoot ’em up genre is in and of itself a very niche genre, often aimed at the most hardcore of audiences. While quite popular in America during the arcade … Continue readingCotton Reboot Brings Beloved Japanese SHMUP West for First Time

River City Girls (Xbox One,PS4, Switch, PC)

When it was released for the NES in 1989, River City Ransom (or Downtown Nekketsu Monogatari in Japan) offered an ambitious blend of arcade beat ’em up, open-world structure, and light RPG elements. It … Continue readingRiver City Girls (Xbox One,PS4, Switch, PC)

Nintendo Switch Controller Alternative! The Hori Split Pad Review!

I’m going to be completely honest and say that I don’t care for the Nintendo Switch controllers aka Joy-Cons. If you happen to play a lot of sidescrollers, the d-pad … Continue readingNintendo Switch Controller Alternative! The Hori Split Pad Review!

Sega Expected to Undergo 10 Billion Yen in Losses. Can Yakuza Save Them?

There is no getting around the fact that Sega has been on a steady decline since the failure of the Sega CD and 32X add-ons for its most well-known console. … Continue readingSega Expected to Undergo 10 Billion Yen in Losses. Can Yakuza Save Them?

Amazon Joins the Streaming Wars with Luna

I hate to admit it as a collector who enjoys having something to show for his purchases, but the future of gaming has continues to point towards an all-digital future. … Continue readingAmazon Joins the Streaming Wars with Luna