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World Heroes 2 brings the pain on Nintendo Switch

I seem to be writing a heck of a lot of these ACA articles lately... Another Neo Geo fighter has arrived on the Nintendo Switch, as 1993's World Heroes 2 is available to download, courtesy of Hamster and the ACA Neo Geo Range.World Heroes 2...

 
 
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Kid Niki Radical Ninja is back in action on PS4 & Switch

Another Arcade Classic is now available for rose-tinted inspection on PS4 and Nintendo Switch, courtesy of retro-enthusiasts Hamster and their burgeoning ACA range.Kid Niki Radical Ninja is a 1986 acton-platformer from IREM, creators of oth...

 
 
 
 
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Oswald returns to deal mayhem in King of Fighters XIV

SNK have revealed the latest roster addition to team-based battler The King of Fighters XIV, and it's none other than creepy card-chucker Oswald.Oswald is one of the legendary franchisers lesser-known players, having only showed in a single...

 
 
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Hamster celebrates one million ACA Neo Geo sales on Switch

Japanese retro-enthusiasts Hamster, renown for their ACA Classics range of arcade re-releases, have put out a tweet celebrating one million sales on the Nintendo Switch platform.The company spent 2017 pumping out waves of classic Neo Geo ti...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Lost Sphear

You should probably know before reading this review that I consider Chrono Trigger one of the best games ever made, and Final Fantasy VI isn't far behind it. There's something about these late SNES Role-playing games that I can co...

 
 
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Danger Mouse: The Danger Games coming to Nintendo Switch

9th Impact Studios have announced that they are bringing their mobile racing title, The Danger Games to the Nintendo Switch. Previously available on Android and iOS, the app is based on British kid's TV series Danger Mouse.I loved Danger Mo...

 
 
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Review: Iconoclasts

What’s the best level you’ve ever played in a 2D platformer? Maybe something classic like World 1-1 in the original Super Mario Bros., or the intro level to Mega Man X? Those fantastic examples of great game design that teach th...

 
 
 
 
 
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Saturday Morning RPG coming to Nintendo Switch this Spring

Indie nostalgia-fest Saturday Morning RPG is coming to the Nintendo Switch. The announcement was made by developer Mighty Rabbit Studios via Limited Run Games.Saturday Morning RPG, already available on other platforms, is an episodic, JRPG-...

 
 
 
 
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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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Art of Fighting 2 available now on Nintendo Switch

Hamster continue their noble quest to pump out classic Neo Geo titles on modern platforms. This week sees tough-as-nails Neo Geo sequel Art of Fighting 2 re-released on Nintendo Switch.AoF2, originally released by SNK in 1994, was the fairl...

 
 
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SNK's King of Fighters '98 out now on PS4 and Xbox One

In what has been a fun week for SNK fans, given new news concerning the KoF anime and an all-new title starring the company's badass ladies, HAMSTER have also gone and released Neo Geo classic The King of Fighters '98 on PS4 and Xbox One.Ko...

 
 
 
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Hyperkin reveal 'Ultra Game Boy' prototype handheld

Hyperkin have revealed details of a new device currently in development at the peripheral manufacturer. The tentatively-titled "Ultra Game Boy" is designed to be a remake of one of the greatest selling consoles of all-time, brought up to sp...

 
 
 
 
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1982 arcade game Front Line now available on PlayStation 4

Retro-enthusiasts HAMSTER have added another title to the Arcade Archives range. The ever-expanding catalogue is designed to release arcade classics of yesterday onto today's consoles, with HAMSTER recently stating that they hope to put out...

 
 




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