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Review: Windjammers

The Neo Geo was a seriously underrated piece of hardware. It may not have been popular in its heyday, but the machine has earned a well-deserved cult following over the years from its extremely tight and eclectic collection of games. Things...

 
 
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'80s Tomy toy turned into mini OutRun arcade cab

A British electronics wiz, Matt Brailsford, also known as "CircuitBeard" has created a fully working mini-arcade of Sega's 1986 legendary racer, OutRun, out of a classic children's toy.Beginning with the vintage "Tomy Turnin' Turbo Dash", o...

 
 
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Watch the Twitch Starcade marathon right here

The Shout! Factory Twitch channel has begun its six-day marathon of '80s arcade game show Starcade, featuring hapless contestants competing on the biggest games of the initial arcade boom for some amusingly repetitive prizes.The Starcade sh...

 
 
 
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Review: Sine Mora EX

Sine Mora was a celebrated shmup that came blasting out of a partnership between Hungarian studio Digital Realty and Japanese outfit Grasshopper Manufacture way back in 2012. It received praise at the time for its visuals and gameplay whils...

 
 
 
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Burnout-inspired Danger Zone headed to Xbox One

Three Fields Entertainment followed up its destructive golf game Dangerous Golf with a destruction-centric driving game, Danger Zone. What'll they have us wreck next? I'm curious to find out. In the mean time, the studio is working on porti...

 
 
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Japanese man arrested for living in an arcade

When you were a kid, did you ever dream of living in an arcade? I imagine your fantasy was a little bit more glamorous than this story. Perhaps you thought more about all-night Street Fighter sessions and less about wedging yourself between...

 
 
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Hell yeah, Rez Infinite is now on PC

I've already bought Rez a few times before. What's one more purchase? Rez Infinite has come to PC today ($20) with support for HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, and "unrestricted resolution and up to double the texture resolution of any previous versi...

 
 
 
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Atari announces Tempest 4000, Jeff Minter involved

The very first thing I posted on Destructoid as a staff writer was a love letter to Jeff Minter, the creator of Tempest 2000 for the Atari Jaguar, the “visualizer” you see on many consoles and PCs when you put a music CD in, and...

 
 
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Jecht beats his son in his Dissidia NT reveal trailer

While not a new addition to the Dissidia franchise, having appeared in every entry thus far, Jecht brings more representation for the best Final Fantasy game along with his son, Tidus. I hope Yuna makes a return and it would be cool ...

 
 
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North Korea has a new video game, 'Soccer Fierce Battle'

That's right, North Korea is getting another video game in the form of Soccer Fierce Battle. Developer Sujeongcheon Tech claim that Soccer Fierce Battle "reflects modern-day soccer and trends" and will utilize characters based on real-life ...

 
 
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Review: Namco Museum

Namco really does have quite the selection of classics in its library. That would probably explain why it has released far too many "collections" over the years. This newest one hits the Switch, which already gives it the added benefit of b...

 
 
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King of Fighters 2000 is spin-kicking its way to the Switch

Following in the line of classic Neo Geo games on Switch, The King of Fighters 2000 will be available on the eShop starting August 10. You can grab the game for $7.99 / €6.99 / £6.29, which isn't too bad. Just like the other game...

 
 
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8Bitdo's NES30 arcade stick is worth a look for Switch owners

That lovely-looking NES30 arcade stick from 8Bitdo is up for pre-order ahead of an August 20, 2017 release. It's $80 on Amazon and supports wireless play via Bluetooth, USB, D-Input and X-Input functionality, and easy modding. The company c...

 
 
 
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Dtoid in Japan: Hands-on with Mario Kart Grand Prix VR Arcade

Despite everything cool I saw at E3, an official Nintendo-licensed Mario Kart VR was the most pleasant surprise of the year for me. It sounded too good to be true. A few of us in the press room had to do a triple take to believe it wasn't s...

 
 
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That Galaga animated show you asked for is coming soon

Namco Bandai are teaming up with Swedish-US company The Nuttery Entertainment to produce an animated show based on the classic 1981 shmup, Galaga.Galaga Chronicles will feature new characters and adventures based around the classic arcade g...

 
 
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Twitch to run a Starcade marathon next month

At an SDCC panel, Twitch announced an upcoming marathon of '80s video game show Starcade. This is in collaboration with Blu-Ray publishers Shout! Factory, who picked up the rights to day-glow series at the start of the year.Starcade was a s...

 
 
 
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Nine Inch Nails has a cool new game-centric music video

Nine Inch Nails has an EP on the way, and if you know your Llamasoft (TxK, Space Giraffe, countless others), the music video for the new single "Less Than" should look awfully familiar. It's none other than Polybius, the urban-legend-inspi...

 
 
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New video shows gameplay from Mario Kart Arcade GP VR

Mario Karate Arcade GP VR (that's a mouthful) will be making its way to Bandai Namco's VR ZONE, when it opens in Shinjuku this Friday, July 14. If the name isn't obvious, this is Mario Kart's jump into virtual reality. It runs on an HT...

 
 
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Heck yeah, Wild Guns Reloaded is now on Steam

Natsume's frantic space western shooting game Wild Guns Reloaded is now out on Steam following a PlayStation 4 release back in December. It's the classic Super Nintendo game, but updated with new stuff like two extra characters who play ver...

 
 




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In TF2 the new contracts arent working for everyone yet, theres a ton of salt in the forums, and the Righteous Bison does what it used to Looks like things havent changed after all - its good to be back~

 
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Im sorry, but everyone who complains about the voice acting in The Evil Within 2 is full of Dark Souls has worse voice acting, as does the Tomb Raider garbage you all love so

 
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My favorite characterization of EA shuttering Visceral, and pivoting the design of the Amy Hennig Star Wars game (potentially w micro-transactions): So, this was playing a bit like Snickers, and we were looking for something more like

 
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Thoughts that keep me awake at night: Why do people not talk more about Mistral from Metal Gear Rising?

 
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Square-Enix knows what the best weapon in Final Fantasy VII guess?

 
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So did anybody have any luck yet with the halloween event in Overwatch? I havent played much and got like 10 lootboxes through arcade and quick Only got the pharah skin from last

 
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Ive spent a good chunk of the last 2 days playing Final Fantasy Im enjoying this which is great considering how much I disliked

 
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I came up with a (highly original) new servant for Fate: Georgia

 
 

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