dark        
 
 

#Classics


 photo

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...

 
 
 
 photo

Vs. Super Mario Bros. is ready to crush your soul on Switch

As I reported last week, Vs. Super Mario Bros. came out today on the Switch eShop. We weren't sure if the title would be coming to the US, but Nintendo surprised us all and released it for everyone to enjoy! I use that word liberally, becau...

 
 
 photo

Neo Geo shoot 'em up Pulstar available now on Nintendo Switch

Over 2017, the Neo Geo ACA range raked in big bucks for SNK, as many a '90s arcade found itself ported to modern platforms. The trend continues this week as horizontal shmup Pulstar is now available on the Nintendo Switch.Featuring impressi...

 
 
 
 from  japanator
 photo

Vs. Super Mario Bros. will be hitting the Japanese eShop soon

It's been awhile since we've heard about Nintendo's efforts to port the arcade iterations of its classics to the Switch, but we seem to be getting a second entry before the end of the year. Heading to the Japanese eShop on December 22, Vs. ...

 
 
 
 photo

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...

 
 
 
 
 photo

A Hat in Time lands on PS4 and Xbox One next week

Charming indie 3D platformer A Hat in Time will be making the jump to consoles next week on December 6. You'll be able to get it on PS4 or Xbox One for $29.99. If you're wondering about a Switch port, the devs have stated they there are cur...

 
 
 photo

Sonic the Hedgehog 2 joins Sega's free mobile game initiative

Sonic has had a bit of a crazy year. While Sonic Mania was well received by both fans and critics, Sonic Forces is a bit of a mess. Some people can dig it, but the general consensus seems to be that the game was a missed opportunity. Why no...

 
 
 photo

Review: Monopoly for Nintendo Switch

At one point or another, everyone has played Monopoly. It may have been on one of the numerous console iterations or the various themed board games, but most people have been subjected to the terrors of Mr. Monopoly’s menacing grin. A...

 
 
 photo

List of N64 manuals is not a confirmation of N64 Classic

A flurry of rumours were doing the rounds on Reddit and various news sites yesterday that Nintendo had accidentally leaked a list of manuals for some classic N64 titles, leading folk to believe that the company had jumped the gun on reveali...

 
 
 photo

Deadly Premonition added to Xbox One's catalog

Starting today, the cult classic Deadly Premonition will be playable on Xbox One. Microsoft's Larry Hryb took to Twitter earlier and announced that Swery65's bizarre send-up to Twin Peaks is available through the console's Backward Compatib...

 
 
 photo

Bubsy was originally planned to be a Cheetos game

For all three of you excited about the upcoming Bubsy: The Woolies Strike Back, Did You Know Gaming has uploaded a video that is all about Bubsy. One of the more interesting facts contained is that Bubsy was originally envisioned as a Chest...

 
 
 photo

Shovel Knight gets a spooky sale for Halloween

If you love video games and haven't bought Shovel Knight, then what are you doing with your life? Also, now might be a good time to jump in as Yacht Club Games has put the game on sale for every single platform (and there are a lot) to cele...

 
 
 
 photo

Blaster Master Zero's next update adds a 'Boss Rush' mode

I'm surprised that I'm still writing about Blaster Master Zero. The game launched alongside the Switch, but is still receiving a bunch of free updates with new game modes and characters. The next update to come to the 2D revival will be a b...

 
 
 photo

STRAFE is getting a massive update with extra content

Say what you will about the hugely divisive STRAFE, but I thought the game was a total blast. It certainly can be obtuse and definitely isn't an old-school shooter, but developer Pixel Titan's take on on first-person Spelunky was a challeng...

 
 
 
 photo

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...

 
 
 from  japanator
 photo

Takeshi's Challenge is getting a smartphone port in Japan

One of the most famously awful games ever made is Takeshi's Challenge on the Famicom. You can find many chronicles of people attempting to beat the game and getting horribly frustrated. The development cycle of the game, which was based on ...

 
 
 photo

Speed past your friends in Sonic Mania's competition mode!

With how popular split-screen gaming used to be in the retro days, its crazy that Sonic never really had a competitive multiplayer mode outside of Sonic 2 and 3. I have a lot of memories of wanting a full on co-op experience like that, tink...

 
 
 photo

AM2R developer gets hired at Moon Studios

The saga of Nintendo versus various fan games has been a hot topic for a lot of people. While Nintendo may hold all the legal rights to own and distribute their IPs, what is the harm in a free fan game floating around? If anything, it build...

 
 




Reviews   filter by...

The Inpatient"Don't believe his lies"

 

Review in Progress: Dragon Ball FighterZ"I'm alive! This is all a miracle! I'm awake, I'm wiiiide awake! "

 

Iconoclasts"Wrench your heart out"

 

The Red Strings Club"Fateweavers"

 

Den of Thieves"The most January movie to ever January"

 

Genital Jousting"Also, cocks"

 

Full Metal Furies"No, it's not furries"

 

Street Fighter V: Arcade Edition"Is it enough for you to come back?"

 

Mom Hid My Game!"This game falls under the category of 'goes places'"

 
 
 

Community Blogs | expand

 

Quickposts expand | +quickpost

KnickKnackMyWack

Been playing this on loop while Ugghhh, Im so on the fence on this It looks gorgeous, it likely plays very well, but I dont want another fighting game where Ill just get creamed over and Decisions,

 
ScionVyse

144hz monitor update, 60fps has never looked so

 
Lawman

WHY IS ICONOCLASTS DOWNLOAD PAGE NOT EVERY NEW GAME UPLOADED IS WORKING BUT THE ONE IVE BEEN DYING TO PLAY FOR LIKE A GODDAMN WHAT ARE YOU DOING SONY!?

 
Gus TT Showbiz

People were dying to meet the new

 
GoofierBrute

I JUST GOT POLAR BEAR GIRL IN XENOBLADE CHRONICLES 2! I TAKE BACK EVERY NEGATIVE THING I EVER SAID! 200/10 BEST GAEM EVAR1!11!!

 
Chris Moyse

From now on, like your parents were, YOU are the secret force of POLE

 
dephoenix

Im a good ways into Rise of the Tomb Raider on Im enjoying it a lot so Although I am like 99% sure I know what the twist in the story is going to But purely on a gameplay basis, the game is very fun and Lara, while still dumb, is

 
Rudorlf

Finally beaten DmC the second time, with a Turns out I still have problem telling myself which controller button should I press to dodge/use devil weapons more often/dodge while using devil

 
Guerrilla

Hello,

 
 

Upcoming

More Previews
 

Destructoid Originals

More Originals
 
 
 
BACK NEXT