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That 'fake' Neo Geo portable is real, ships Q2

Not to call you all out, beloved readers, but many of you called that really slick Neo Geo handheld fake when we told you about it earlier this year. To be fair, the images we had looked pretty janky, but even then I would have bet you 1,00...

 
 
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Check out this slick new Neo Geo portable

The Neo Geo lives on in this new portable system. Yes, new. It's not quite confirmed yet, but the reveal from Japanese blog Famicom Plaza has some solid sounding details. They say that this is a licensed handheld that contains 20 SNK N...

 
 
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Beautiful wooden Neo Geo and new sticks give me wood

Analogue Interactive has taken something timeless and made it even more timeless. Their custom Neo Geo systems (made with an original SNK Neo Geo MV-1C motherboard) are made from either walnut or ebonized ash. Wood, folks. We told...

 
 
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GunLord coming to Dreamcast and Neo Geo

Despite the fact that the Dreamcast and Neo Geo are essentially dead, owners of the classic consoles can look forward to a brand new title -- GunLord. It's a Euro-style platformer reminiscent of classics like Turrican. It focuses on explor...

 
 
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Two more NEOGEO classics: Metal Slug 2, KOF '96

SNK Playmore keeps adding more NEOGEO classics to the line-up. Toda they send word that Metal Slug 2 and King of Fighters '96 will be added this week. This, the fourth set in this series of offerings, should be up on the PlayStation Store f...

 
 
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SNK's Shock Troopers on its way to PSN

Back in December SNK celebrated the NeoGeo's 20th anniversary by releasing a number of their best titles, including Metal Slug, Fatal Fury, and King of Fighters '94, on PSN. They've recently announced that the 1997 shooter Shock Troopers w...

 
 
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Neo Geo made of wood! I wanna sex it!

Analogue Interactive is a new retro gaming online store has opened up. As of right now, the only item available for order is a custom-built Neo Geo made entirely out of walnut. God damn. Isn't that just the most beautiful thing you've ever ...

 
 
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PSP gets 8 NEOGEO titles on PSN today

Remember when the PS3 got all of those NEOGEO titles last month? Now these "NEOGEO Station" titles on the PSP, set to hit the PlayStation Network today. For $6.99 you can download any of the following for your PSP: Alpha Mission II Art of...

 
 
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Nintendo DLC: chick chick BOOM, Neo Geo classics, more

You got a bunch of Nintendo Points cards for the holiday, right? Let's get to spending! WiiWare chick chick BOOM (tons of bits, 1-4 players, 800 Wii Points) Around the World (Wizarbox, 1-4 players, 500 Wii Points) Max & the Magic Mark...

 
 
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I'm so hot for this PS3 Neo Geo gamepad

I love you, SNK. It seems like you're still taking care of me, giving me what I want as a gamer. This new Neo Geo gamepad is a perfect example. It's the exact pad I'm still in love with from the late Neo Geo days (and the early PlayStation ...

 
 
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TurboGrafx 16 and Neo Geo games for PSP on the way?

Those who update their PlayStation Portable to the newest firmware are in for a surprise. Wait, wait -- I might be overselling this. The update adds two new game folders to the handheld: "NEOGEO" and "PCEngine" (aka TurboGrafx 16). So, real...

 
 
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Virtual Console to get Fighters History Dynamite

Fighters History Dynamite, also known as Karnov's Revenge, would be familiar to fellow Neo Geo whores (or my fellow Sega Saturn whores -- 1meg RAM cart FTW!), and that's about it. The Data East title is expected to hit the Japanese VC in Ju...

 
 
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NeoGeo titles may be coming to PlayStation Network

If a slew of ESRB listings is any indication, we might soon be seeing a bunch of NeoGeo titles hitting the PlayStation Network. Alpha Mission II, Baseball Stars Professional, League Bowling, and Super Sidekicks were all recently rated as in...

 
 
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Your first look at NeoGeo Battle Coliseum on XBLA

MS Xbox World has gotten their hands all over SNK's upcoming NeoGeo Battle Coliseum for Xbox Live Arcade. They have a few videos you can download showing off some cinematics, the character select and the Achievements for the game. Above, y...

 
 
 
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A Star Radish gameplay video, growing in the wild

Ok, if you aren't some sort of SNK enthusiast, bear with me here. Earlier this year, on April Fool's Day, SNK Playmore announced a game called Star Radish, an 8-bit Neo Geo shmup made by a "Mikadosoft." Everyone thought the game w...

 
 
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RetroforceGO! episode 63: We heart Neo-Geo

Happy Friday, listeners! This week's episode was all about the Neo-Geo; in all of its huge and expensive glory. Show me your moves: Chad should have bought thatThere once was a cute and magical puppy named Pop'n, whom all the orphan childre...

 
 
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RetroforceGO! records episode 63 tonight: We heart Neo-Geo

God bless the Neo-Geo. A lot of people never had one, and that's a shame, because it gave birth to some of the greatest games ever made. In fact, you'd be surprised how much of what you love and cherish now might owe its existence to the bi...

 
 
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This week's VC releases: Kinda spooky Halloween edition

What a horrible week to have a curse! I had hoped beyond hope that Nintendo wouldn't drop the ball on this golden opportunity to release some horror-themed games this week, and for the most part I'm not disappointed. The 8-bit nonsensical a...

 
 
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I, GameJew: Mushroom Singdom 10/8/07

Two words: Neo Schmeo. Having never played this console as a kid, I don't really have any nostalgia for it. Playing these three games only gives me a severe Street Fighter 2 knock-off head ache. Sure, Fatal Fury adds some interesting eleme...

 
 
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This week's VC releases: Neo Geo edition

We all knew it was coming, and IGN even spilled the beans a few days early: Neo Geo titles have finally arrived on the Virtual Console!Fatal Fury (Neo Geo, 1-2 players, 900 Wii Points), World Heroes (Neo Geo, 1-2 players, 900 Wii Points), a...

 
 
 
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SNK to bring more 2D fighting madness to the PlayStation 2

As far as SNK Playmore is concerned, 2D fighting never dies. The publisher will be releasing two more fighters on the PlayStation 2 this October. Neo Geo Battle Coliseum and The King of Fighters XI will be making their way to the console in...

 
 
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September sees Neo Geo games on Virtual Console ... in Japan

SNK has confirmed that Neo Geo games will officially be coming to the Japanese Virtual Console this September. The new format will cost gamers 900 Wii Points per title, which is $190 less than they used to cost at retail. What a steal! The ...

 
 
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Terminus est; SNK ends support for Neo-Geo

Seventeen years after its release, SNK Playmore has announced they will be ending support for their Neo-Geo home console, and its accessories. Apparently it has become too difficult to obtain replacement parts for the aging behemoth, so as...

 
 




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