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SNK 40th Anniversary Collection announced for Switch

SNK is dipping back into its '80s arcade catalog for its 40th anniversary. The Nintendo Switch is getting Crystalis, Ikari Warriors, and numerous other titles in a compilation dubbed SNK 40th Anniversary Collection. Here's the running list ...

 
 
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Samurai Shodown III bursts onto Nintendo Switch today

Courtesy of the fine folk at Hamster, SNK's 1995 release Samurai Shodown III will making it's artery-slashing debut on the Nintendo Switch, with the classic fighter being made available for download today.Samurai Shodown III was a reboot of...

 
 
 
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Meet the man that became a Ninja Turtle

Justin was like any other kid growing up in the '90s; he idolized the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. He spent his Saturday mornings watching the latest episodes before running outside to reenact his favorite scenes. He recalls fond memories ...

 
 
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Ratings board points to Ikaruga on PlayStation 4

Ikaruga is one of those games that can't be ported enough. The vertical shoot-'em-up is a bona fide gem, the kind of shmup that even people who "don't really mess with shmups" can learn to love. A recent listing with Germany's ratings board...

 
 
 
 
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SNK Heroines: Tag Team Frenzy is getting an arcade release

At the succinctly titled "NESiCAxLive Presents The King of Fighters XIV Arcade Ver. Burn Two Fight 2018" tournament, held in Japan this weekend. SNK announced that their upcoming SNK Heroines tag-fighting title will receive an arcade releas...

 
 
 
 
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Aero Fighters 3 jets into battle on PS4, Xbox One and Switch

The ACA Neo Geo range, brought to us by the good people at Hamster, continues this week with the release of '90s shmup sequel, Aero Fighters 3.Originally blasting into arcades in 1995, Aero Fighters 3 was developed by Video System for SNK's...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Magical Drop III available on PS4, Xbox One and Switch

Data East's block-busting arcade, Magical Drop III has been re-released on modern platforms, courtesy of retro-enthusiasts Hamster, who have dusted off the '90s classic for their Arcade Archives range.Magical Drop III (aka Chain Reaction II...

 
 
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Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 Plus is messy fun

Living in the Dtoid house with Niero, Jon Carnage, and Tara Long, with daily visits from Max Scoville, was one of the most fun times of my life. We were all such different personalities, all united under a common love of video games. Out of...

 
 
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Review: Retro-Bit NES Power Stick

When I first opened the Power Stick by Retro-Bit, nostalgic memories came flooding back. Images from my childhood of playing games in front of the glow of the television screen in the middle of the night cuddled up under a blanket, and toss...

 
 
 
 




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Oddmar"Get high on mushrooms"

 

Ghost Stories"Booooooo (the disapproving kind, not the scary kind)"

 

God of War (PS4)"Atreus is my son"

 

Blumhouse's Truth or Dare"Truth: this movie sucks"

 

Rampage"Needs more rampaging"

 

Super Daryl Deluxe"This is a weird one"

 

Metropolis: Lux Obscura"Punks, Dames and Match 3 Games"

 

Gal Gun 2"Love glue-gunning"

 
 
 

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TheLimoMaker

My studies have finished for the year, have some free time over summer so I can finally be more active on DToid and in Discord! Ive missed actually being able to chat with you crazy

 
Flanx

Gundam Narrative Seems to be a sequel to Phenex and Sinanju Stein make appearances with new HG kits announced for Heres Narrative Gundam, the new main character

 
Chris Moyse

Medical tests show, among other things, my Vitamin D level has gone to Thats a reality of living in grey, grey

 
Goemar

Well after ordering God of War to my old address I’m now hanging around the street waiting for the post to

 
eastyy

Random Thought, Anyone remember old arcade games if you put your Name as AAA it would default to something else like with Capcom games it was did the people feel whos initials were AAA ??

 
Colonial bong264

Just marathoned 6 hours of God of Yup, this might be my favorite of the lot so Now for some damn sleep!

 
Shinkz

Its time for war I

 
eastyy

Satellite Reigns is free on the humble bundle site ( i had backed it previously) pretty cool Syndicate style game (original from bullfrog not the fps update )

 
Zer0t0nin

with this, I wish yall a spooky

 
 

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