River City Girls left me with a great impression when I reviewed it for the blog several months ago via Game Pass. It packed a stellar pseudo-16-bit presentation, a cast of memorable bosses, … Continue readingWayforward Reveals First Screenshots of River City Girls Sequels
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
It’s essentially an unwritten rule that every third-party publisher has at least a single one-off (or short-lived franchise). It’s usually amazing but never quite gets the recognition it deserved for … Continue readingLong Awaited Sequel to Square Enix Cult Classic Arrives on Switch and PS4
Before SEGA indeed established a name for themselves in the North American market with the Sega Genesis (and of course the world’s most famous hedgehog- happy belated birthday), they fought to … Continue readingAlex Kidd In Miracle World DX Brings Back SEGA Cult Classic. Thoughts?
One franchise that has seen a ton of love in the retro renaissance is Sega’s Wonder Boy series. Although the first game in the series was a bog standard side-scrolling … Continue readingAsha in Monster World Brings a Mega Drive Cult-Classic Into 2021
We first broke word of a new Bandai Namco IP a little over a year ago featuring bizarre-looking aliens and heroes/heroines with incredible telekinetic powers. However, as of Q2 of 2021 ramps … Continue readingUpcoming Action RPG Scarlet Nexus Gets Anime Adaptation
Biomutant was one of those games that immediately grabbed my attention when I read about it online several years ago. But we forgot about it as it entered a state of limbo. … Continue readingAction RPG Biomutant Wait Over- Arrives Later This Month
NIS Interactive may be best known for the Disgaea franchise, among other tactical role-playing games. However, the team isn’t afraid to step outside of this genre, as proven by the recently rereleased Prinny games. … Continue readingPoison Control is the Shooter/RPG Hybrid with Franchise Potential