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Return of Double Dragon is getting a PS4 release

About a month ago, Arc System Works and Tommo Japan announced that they were teaming up to make replica carts of Return of Double Dragon for the SNES. Now, the game is going to get a digital re-release on PS4 later in the year. Since the re...

 
 
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Return of Double Dragon getting a SNES cartridge release

Though many of us may have played Technos Super Double Dragon title, released for the SNES back in 1992, very few had the opportunity to check out its Japanese counterpart Return of Double Dragon, the original iteration of the game that nev...

 
 
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Super Robot Wars Gaiden's fan translation is now complete

Back when I played Super Robot Wars: Original Generation 1 and 2 during my college days, I learned about Masaki Andoh, the Cybuster's pilot, having his own game on the SNES. Around the same time, I found out that Aeon Genesis was worki...

 
 
 
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Babymetal summons Ninjala to Switch

GungHo Online Entertainment is bringing their new multiplayer action game, Ninjala, exclusively to Switch in Spring 2019. Thats terrific, but do you want to know what really sticks out to me about its new teaser trailer? They used a frickin Babymetal song!

 
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The fitness nut in me wishes I had this SNES exercise bike

The SNES "Extertainment Life Cycle" isn't exactly a new discovery (RetroCollect has a post from 2013 about it), but this nice video by YouTuber Kelsey Lewin will probably give you some insight into why it was made. A joint venture between N...

 
 
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Mega Man 2 and X are getting reprints from iam8bit

Fans of physical copies and old school hardware have a reason to rejoice today as Capcom is teaming up with iam8bit to print reproduction carts of Mega Man 2 and Mega Man X. More than simply a gimmick, these carts will work on original hard...

 
 
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Check out this cool Street Fighter hack for Super Mario Kart

YouTube channel NintendoDuo has uploaded a fun video of beloved SNES racer Super Mario Kart, hacked to include the roster from Capcom's arcade classic Street Fighter II.Ryu, Ken, Chun-Li, Bison and co. all put in an appearance in place of t...

 
 
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SNES Classic sales pass the five million units mark

Nintendo, in their latest financial report, have proudly announced that the sought-after SNES Classic console has sold a staggering 5.28 million units. We reported back in January that the retro device had just passed the four million mark,...

 
 
 
 
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(Update) Amazon lists Flashback 25th Anniversary for Switch

(Update: Publisher Microids have just released a teaser trailer for Flashback 25th Anniversary, which can be seen below. The game will feature the "original 1993 version" of the game, as well as an updated version with new effect filters Th...

 
 
 
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Super Mario Encyclopedia now available to pre-order

A pre-order page is now up on Amazon for Nintendo's upcoming tome, The Super Mario Encyclopedia. Published by Dark Horse, this must-have volume will encompass every aspect of the series' history.Two versions of the book are currently listed...

 
 
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New PS4 update for Secret of Mana goes bug stomping

Square Enix have released a patch which updates retro-remake Secret of Mana to Version 1.02. The patch has gone live on PS4 already, with the same fixes being pushed through the game's other formats at an undisclosed date.Listed below are t...

 
 
 
 
 
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AGDQ runner defeats two Punch-Out!! titles simultaneously

There were many amazing runs on last week's Awesome Games Done Quick charity event, including a wild dash through Resident Evil 7 and the always-impressive Super Monkey Ball run. But for many, the highlight was Zallard1's dual-ruining of Ni...

 
 
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Fans successfully translate 90s SNES title Super Famicom Wars

While many gamers are aware of Nintendo's Wars series through its handheld iterations, such as 2001's Advance Wars on the Game Boy Advance. Western audiences never really got a chance to check out the strategy series' earlier entries which ...

 
 
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EarthBound cookery book smashes crowdfunding targets

A cookery book, full of recipes inspired by beloved SNES RPG EarthBound, has annihilated its Kickstarter goal, and is expected to go into production for release this year.Mother's Cookbook is the brainchild of New York chef and EarthBound d...

 
 
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Romancing SaGa 2 returns on multiple platforms next week

Square Enix have announced that their 1993 SNES title Romancing SaGa 2 is getting re-released next week on a host on modern gaming platforms.The epic role-playing game sees the player hold court as the leader of the nation of Avalon. As the...

 
 
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Who won our Super Nintendo Classic? This guy

[ Update:  Congratulations C.Aalders from Green Bay!  Please check your email :)   Didn't win it? Don't worry, we run contests all the time.  You'll get the next one.  Thanks for reading us! ] Last week I woke ...

 
 
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Review: Retro-Bit Dual Link SNES/Genesis Controller

The SNES Classic has been out a while now and my daughter and I have been enjoying it quite a bit. The best thing about it is the controllers. Having played with a Raspberry Pi, it was tough to find a suitable controller to use in the third...

 
 
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Check out the Secret of Mana remake's intro movie here

Square Enix have released the intro movie to the Secret of Mana remake, coming to Sony consoles and PC at the start of 2018.The two minute clip spins a yarn about the legendary Mana Fortress, created out of the life-force of the planet, in ...

 
 




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