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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...   read

 
 
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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...   read

 
 
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Old, crazy, topless man shows off his Neo Geo collection

Not safe for work. Also, related (and not safe for work either).  [via TinyCartridge]   read

 
 
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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...   read

 
 
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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...   read

 
 
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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...   read

 
 
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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...   read

 
 
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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...   read

 
 
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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...   read

 
 
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Terry Bogard is all up in your Shop Channel: First NeoGeo titles revealed for VC

As previously reported, NeoGeo titles will be hitting the Wii's Virtual Console. Today, SNK Playmore has revealed that SNK's oldest fighting game, Fatal Fury, will be the first to make its way to the Wii Shop Channel. The title will soon be...   read

 
 
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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...   read

 
 
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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 ...   read

 
 
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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...   read

 
 
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MSX and Neo-Geo games to be on Virtual Console

Now, I can’t read Japanese very well (translation: at all), but I did manage to catch the English words MSX and Neo-Geo amongst a sea of non-Roman characters on Nintendo’s official website.What does that me...   read

 
 
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Free SNK Trucker hats - winners update

We have a winner's list!  Hit the full story to see if you made the cutoff and how to get your hat in the mail pronto. If you were fast enough to score a hat, you can complete in part 2 of the contest! Send us the most crazy, aweso...   read

 
 
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Retro gaming dream machines on Racketboy

Does the mere sight of a Neo Geo still give you a chubby in the pants to this day? If so, you'll enjoy this article on Racketboy which chronicles the top 10 video games systems of the last decade which were by all means a little more th...   read

 
 
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Amazing King of Fighters Combo Vid. Speakers UP! Crazy Japanese rock incoming

This video makes me want to force myself to learn to like that game again :) The director left a note: the song is "Rosier" by japanese rock band Luna Sea. Hell yeah we googled that for you! They are on MySpace.   read

 
 
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Streets of Rage + KOF = New Beat' Em' Up!

Thought I'd wrap up Friday by giving you a homebrew to try this weekend. "Beats of Rage" is based on the 16-bit Genesis game Streets of Rage, Sega's then answer to Final Fight. Off topic - I remember Sega trying to pass off this game as...   read

 
 
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Emulation: The Benevolent Pirates of MAME

MAME, as many of you know, is the bomb. It is the mother of all emulators, and if it were a lady, the mother of my children (sorry Cath, we go way back). This multi-system software specializes in Arcade games, allowing you to play 3,296...   read

 
 
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