Wayforward Reveals First Screenshots of River City Girls Sequels

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 reading Wayforward Reveals First Screenshots of River City Girls Sequels

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)

Shantae And The Seven Sirens- 1/2 Genie’s Finest?

After an incredibly long wait, the fifth installment in the long-running Shantae series has finally leaped to consoles and PC after being an Apple Arcade exclusive. I’ve been following this series since … Continue reading Shantae And The Seven Sirens- 1/2 Genie’s Finest?

Shantae and the Seven Sirens out of the Lamp in Spring 2020

Shantae and The Seven Sirens, the fifth installment in Wayforward’s series of anime-inspired sidescrolling platformers, is set for a Q1 2020 release for PC and all major consoles according to … Continue reading Shantae and the Seven Sirens out of the Lamp in Spring 2020