Balan Wonderworld Will Get a Day One Patch to Address Demo Feedback

Last month, a playable demo of Yuji Naka’s next project, Balan Wonderworld, was released to the public across all major platforms. Initially, this thrilled me as not only is this sort of … Continue reading Balan Wonderworld Will Get a Day One Patch to Address Demo Feedback

Why You Should Think Twice About Buying Cotton From the Japanese E-Shop

In November of last year, we reported that Cotton Reboot! would take to the skies in Japan in February of 2021. They are starring the titular red-haired witch and her fairy companion … Continue reading Why You Should Think Twice About Buying Cotton From the Japanese E-Shop

Bowser’s Fury is the Framework for the Next Grand Mario Adventure

When it comes to Mario’s 3D adventures, it would appear that there are two types of fans- those who prefer the open-world formula (Super Mario 64, Super Mario Odyssey) and … Continue reading Bowser’s Fury is the Framework for the Next Grand Mario Adventure

SNK Celebrates its Handheld Lineage with Upcoming Neo Geo Pocket Color Compilation for Switch

SNK appears to have been pulling all of the stops to produce new hardware and celebrate its history. The fighting game powerhouse dropped a multiplatform Anniversary Collection across all major … Continue reading SNK Celebrates its Handheld Lineage with Upcoming Neo Geo Pocket Color Compilation for Switch

Double Dragon Neon Still Pulls the Punches After Eight Years

It’s hard to imagine now, but there was a time when digital storefronts weren’t flooded with retro revivals. At the time of its original release, Double Dragon Neon was among the few … Continue reading Double Dragon Neon Still Pulls the Punches After Eight Years

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

Arcade Icon Learns New Tricks in Pac-Man Mega Tunnel Battle and Pac-Man Stories

There’s no denying the amount of success that the relatively new “battle royale” genre has enjoyed over the past few years. From Fortnite to the more recent Fall Guys, it’s become a staple … Continue reading Arcade Icon Learns New Tricks in Pac-Man Mega Tunnel Battle and Pac-Man Stories

Scott Pilgrim Back from the Digital Graveyard on Switch and PlayStation 4!

I don’t know about you guys, but as a high school student at the tip of the last decade, Scott Pilgrim was a big thing in many circles. My friends … Continue reading Scott Pilgrim Back from the Digital Graveyard on Switch and PlayStation 4!