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Review: Mutant Football League

All this talk about “sportsball” on Twitter during the Super Bowl sort of eluded me. Yes, I get it; gamers and geek culture are not generally associated with being sports fans. I can’t even properly say I am one myself. I ...

 
 
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Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme Vs. 2 announced for arcades

Bandai Namco announced today that a sequel for the hit arcade game Mobile Suit Gundam: Extreme Vs. was in development. While no further details were given, it's currently aiming to launch in Japanese arcade centers in 2018, with a location ...

 
 
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Batter up, Super Baseball 2020 hits Nintendo Switch today

Remember when I covered this game before? It was my first ever news article for Destructoid. I said that American baseball is governed by the "MBA". How you all laughed at me. Well, look who's laughing now. Oh... it's still you.At least I g...

 
 
 
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Review: Tesla vs Lovecraft

The creators of the insanely awesome twin-stick shooter Crimsonland are back with a new title with an undeniably weird concept.  You play as inventor Nikola Tesla whose experiments have somehow evoked the wrath of a few Lovecrafti...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Space Dave!

2014’s Woah Dave! from indie developer MiniVisions should have clicked with me in an instant. As a reimagining of the single-screen platformers that died at the arcades right as I first got into gaming, it should have been the type of...

 
 
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King of Fighters 97 is coming back with online support

SNK is reviving The King of Fighter 97 with online support. Dubbed Global Match, the only details we know are that the game is coming in the Spring and will be available on PS4, PS Vita and PC. I suppose we also know it has online, but that...

 
 
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World Heroes 2 brings the pain on Nintendo Switch

I seem to be writing a heck of a lot of these ACA articles lately... Another Neo Geo fighter has arrived on the Nintendo Switch, as 1993's World Heroes 2 is available to download, courtesy of Hamster and the ACA Neo Geo Range.World Heroes 2...

 
 
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Kid Niki Radical Ninja is back in action on PS4 & Switch

Another Arcade Classic is now available for rose-tinted inspection on PS4 and Nintendo Switch, courtesy of retro-enthusiasts Hamster and their burgeoning ACA range.Kid Niki Radical Ninja is a 1986 acton-platformer from IREM, creators of oth...

 
 
 
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Hamster celebrates one million ACA Neo Geo sales on Switch

Japanese retro-enthusiasts Hamster, renown for their ACA Classics range of arcade re-releases, have put out a tweet celebrating one million sales on the Nintendo Switch platform.The company spent 2017 pumping out waves of classic Neo Geo ti...

 
 
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February's Games with Gold features some free Wang

After the relatively disappointing selection with last month's "Games with Gold" offerings, Microsoft has at least provided good games for February 2018. They are all fairly old and probably things you've already played, but they are all go...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Sega unveil mysterious 'Senki' countdown website

Sega have opened a countdown site teasing an upcoming announcement. The site features a huge ornate clock, ticking away, in a cloud-based atmosphere. The countdown is scheduled to end on January 19 at 15:00 JST.There are some clues here: th...

 
 
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Sega launching new House of the Dead in Japan

In 2009, Sega released one of the best third-party games on the Nintendo Wii when House of the Dead: Overkill made its way to stores that February. It was one of two zombie killing games to hit the console that day, and while I do enjo...

 
 
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Art of Fighting 2 available now on Nintendo Switch

Hamster continue their noble quest to pump out classic Neo Geo titles on modern platforms. This week sees tough-as-nails Neo Geo sequel Art of Fighting 2 re-released on Nintendo Switch.AoF2, originally released by SNK in 1994, was the fairl...

 
 
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SNK's King of Fighters '98 out now on PS4 and Xbox One

In what has been a fun week for SNK fans, given new news concerning the KoF anime and an all-new title starring the company's badass ladies, HAMSTER have also gone and released Neo Geo classic The King of Fighters '98 on PS4 and Xbox One.Ko...

 
 
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Former arcade exclusive Border Break takes aim for PS4

For nearly a decade, Border Break has been a staple of Japanese arcades. A large-scale 10 vs. 10 team battle game, players are able to create and customise their own units by picking specific classes of mecha they will use as well as unlock...

 
 




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Bayonetta (Switch)"Let's dance, boys!"

 

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Pixie The Fairy

Participating in fashion contests, playing minigames and Triple Triad finally netted me this glowing green Trying to find a new look for warrior, but I cant help seeking out new stuff for Samurai and Red

 
Electric Reaper

Dont know why Dtoid loves Gardevoir so much, but heres one in a Zero

 
Nathan D

Ive seriously watched this like 3 or 4 times I dont know, I just really enjoy watching Jim rip into such a needless revamp of a mediocre series that manages to look even MORE mediocre than the games it tried to revamp

 
Michformer

A thematically deep storyline, Metroidvania-style design, gloomy atmosphere, a cast of twisted but relatable characters? How come I have yet to play this gem? Going to rectify this flagrant mistake right

 
Palvikinkku

Today, I finished the second part of Bioshock Infinites Burial at Sea (finished main game second time earlier and first part of DLC earlier as Quite neat, second part being better than first - and more

 
Sfero

When will the video game industry understand that sometimes we just need to pause a cutscene? Story-focused games have had amazing developments in the last decade, yet its still an incredibly rare

 
Virtua Kazama

Is there a reason why Im playing SoulCalibur Legends for the Wii? Yeah, theres its for the next

 
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My nocturnal emissions saved me from the

 
Dangus Taargus

Just got one of these for Ill likely make a new piece with but I might also set up a Raspberry Pi 3 and play some old Its nice having a small CRT, especially something production quality!

 
 

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