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Review: Hotshot Racing

The racing game scene was once a far more colorful place. At any time you could be driving a Volkswagen Beetle through Jurassic Park or going up impossible climbs in your futuristic turbo bike. The early 3D era was, after all, a time of exp...

 
 
 
 
 
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American Girl's Courtney doll is a rocking '80s Pac-Man pro

Premium doll company American Girl has revealed a new arcade game-lovin' gal as part of its "Historical Characters" range. Courtney Moore is described as a "total '80s girl" who grew up in the sun-soaked streets of California's beautiful Sa...

 
 
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Take to the skies with Arcade Archives classic Gemini Wing

This week, retro publisher Hamster added yet another old-school shmup to its expansive Arcade Archives range, as Tecmo's Gemini Wing is now available to download on PS4 and Nintendo Switch.Released in arcades in 1987, before seeing huge suc...

 
 
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Streets of Rage 4 balance patch now live on all platforms

DotEmu has released its previously announced balance update for awesome scrolling brawler Streets of Rage 4. The new update has made substantial balance tweaks to the title's roster of heroes and villains, while improving the fluidity of on...

 
 
 
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Sega Astro City Mini reveals full line-up of arcade classics

Sega Toys - which is a thing - has revealed the full and final line-up of 36 titles pre-loaded in its cutesy cabinet, the Sega Astro City Mini, which will launch in Japan on December 17.Joining the previously revealed list of games, which i...

 
 
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Streets of Rage 4 balance patch coming later this month

While Streets of Rage 4 fans might have quite the wait ahead when it comes to fresh content, it seems that the excellent  multiplayer brawler will at least be receiving a new update at some point in the near future.An incoming patch ha...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Sega Astro City Mini coming to Japan in December

The video game industry continues to find new-old hardware to shrink down and re-release, as the "mini" console craze continues. The latest example is this, the Sega Astro City Mini, a scaled-down edition of the classic cabinet that packed ...

 
 
 
 
 
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Review: Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme Vs. Maxiboost On

Mobile Suit Gundam Extreme Vs. Maxiboost On had a reputation to live up to outside of Japan's arcades and the import community who played its predecessors. The first major waves it made outside of that community was around the release of Gu...

 
 
 
 
 
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Legendary Sega arcade in Akihabara to close later this month

One of the few remaining landmark arcade centres has announced that it will be closing its doors at the end of the month. Sega Building 2, located in Akihabara, Japan, will hit the lights for the last time on August 30, ending a 17-year run...

 
 




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Hotshot Racing"3... 2... 1... GO!"

 

13 Sentinels: Aegis Rim"Time keeps on slipping, slipping, slipping"

 

Super Punch Patrol"I've got Jack Johnson and Tom O'Leary waiting for you right here"

 

Death and Taxes"In this world nothing can be said to be certain..."

 

Hades"Thank you, sir, may I have another?"

 

Super Mario 3D All-Stars"Lets-a-go back in time"

 

Spelunky 2"Time to go back in the cave"

 

The Outer Worlds: Peril on Gorgon"Don't forget to bring your detective pipe"

 

Paradise Killer"Is that a truth or a fact?"

 
 
 

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Goemar

Amazon (UK, not sure about the US) are getting more stock of the SNES mini on the

 
Mamekuma

I started dabbling in MTG Arena, and its pretty The art is obviously pretty and invokes a lot of imagination, but after you finish those stupid color challenges, is the only thing left PvP? Is there no other free way to obtain cards, even slowly?

 
Kells

Seeing stuff like this has made my whole

 
Silver the 3rd

So with the new acquisition I guess that means Prey (2017) 2 isnt happening, but maybe prey 2 is happening

 
TheLimoMaker

Begun, the drone strikes

 
Neronium

Heads up, those Mario Pins for the 35th anniversary are live now, I just grabbed

 
Inquisitive Ravenclaw

So, those Mario pins are up on the store now! Your code appears on the Missions Thing is: it doesnt seem to be redeemable Ive gotten as far as the Cart, but it wont let me finish the We might need to actually wait until 3 to use

 
Boxman214

why am i laughing so hard at this im literally wheezing

 
 

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