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Metal Slug 4 returns today, so grab your Hevveee Machine-gun

Everyone enjoys Metal Slug, right? I don't think I've met anyone who doesn't. The simple, cool and addictive shooters are great time-killers and perfect for casual two-player action. Today you can find out for yourself, as Hamster have re-r...

 
 
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Prehistoric Isle 2 was the dinosaur-based shmup 1999 needed

Thanks to the retro-gaming fans over at Hamster, Arcade fans have a chance to revisit one of the oddest shmups of the late '90s, as SNK's Prehistoric Isle 2 is now available to download on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.Released in 1999,...

 
 
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Shaq-Fu: A Legend Reborn now bothering mobile platforms

Saber Interactive's not-just-ironically-bad-but-actually-bad throwback brawler Shaq-Fu: A Legend Reborn has made its way to the mobile market, downloadable now for iOS and Android.The tepid scrolling beat-'em-up sees basketball giant Shaqui...

 
 
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The unique Art of Fighting 3 returns on PS4 and Xbox One

This week sees one of the most niche, but coolest one-on-one fighters from the SNK back catalogue return on PS4 and Xbox One, as Hamster bring us Art of Fighting 3: The Path of the Warrior.The final mainline title in the Art of Fighting ser...

 
 
 
 
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Prepare for DOOOOOOOM with Invader Zim: Enter the Florpus

When Nickelodeon announced last year that they were bringing back Hey Arnold, Rocko's Modern Life, and Invader Zim for TV movies, I was floored. I grew up with all of these shows as a kid and I loved to watch them all on reruns, but my favo...

 
 
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Go spare this weekend with SNK's Neo Geo League Bowling

Hamster dip into their big bag of sporting titles for this week's SNK re-release, as the supremely silly League Bowling returns for PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.Originally available in the arcades 1990 before coming to the Neo Geo hom...

 
 
 
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Steel clashes once more as Samurai Shodown V returns

This week sees Hamster continue in their efforts to bring all the classic SNK titles to modern platforms, with one-on-one fighter Samurai Shodown V returning on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.Originally releasing in 2003, Samurai Shodown...

 
 
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Devolver Digital wants to help make a Sifl & Olly game

I remember watching Sifl & Olly as a kid and not understanding what the hell was going on. It made me laugh and that was enough. Now that I’m older and my brain has started rotting, it feels more poignant than ever. I’ve bee...

 
 
 
 
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Another World for Nintendo Switch delayed until July 9

One of the single most re-released games of all time, probably second only to - I don't know, Dragon's Lair - is Delphine's Amiga classic Another World. Originally scheduled to launch on Nintendo Switch today, developer DotEmu have announce...

 
 
 
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Neo Geo Mini reveals price and Japanese release date

SNK have finally revealed a Japanese release date and retail price for their cutesy arcade unit, the Neo Geo Mini, which will be arriving on store shelves in surprisingly short order.Speaking in a press statement on their official website, ...

 
 
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King of Fighters 2000 back to rumble on PS4 and Xbox One

This week's classic releases from the retro-friendly Hamster Games includes another cool title from SNK's long-running KoF series. Mark the hopes of a new millenium with The King of Fighters 2000, on PS4 and Xbox One.Originally launched in ...

 
 
 
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Review: Shaq Fu - A Legend Reborn

1994's Shaq Fu isn't the Worst Game Ever, as hyperbolists like to trot out, but it was pretty damn bad. Sure, it was a bizarre one-on-one fighter which featured then-Orlando Magic NBA superstar Shaquille O'Neal and a bunch of aliens and mon...

 
 
 
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Check out ten minutes of Capcom's Resident Evil 2 right here

Resident Evil 2 means so much to so many of us. It's a genuine classic that, to this day, remains a lot of fans favourite Resi game. Despite its somewhat-clunky controls and dated visuals today, the 1998 TWO-DISC epic is still a pilgrimage ...

 
 




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Jinx 01

I hate how I get stuck on replaying the same games over & Overwatch is okay since its my online fix, but I need to give Slay the Spire, Dead Cells, & The Long Dark a Thinking Shadow Tactics or Stellaris, havent done a strategy game in

 
voex

Fallout 76 really doesnt seem like its for Not really fussed though, gonna look more into mods for Fallout 4, some interesting fan-made expansions coming

 
ThisIsMyBoomstick

My brother found my old GBC and GBA Been playing Golden Sun: The Lost Age on my DS Lite during the commute to and from I saw my GBA SP here a few weeks ago and now I cant find

 
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Three ad-bots in a row?

 
Dennis Carden

Not quite #ArbitraryMetalTuesday, but I got myself a ticket to see Therion next This pleases me Yay for cheesy as hell operatic

 
RiffRaff

Koch Media acquired the Timesplitters license and seems to be interested in actually doing something with it! Even a port of TS2 would make me Link in

 
Khalid Eternal Nigh

I just got a paycheck for from My first paycheck in Last time I clocked in was Theyve been sending me employee benefits stuff for I laughed out Its a full on heres the hours you worked for taxes

 
PLANET P1SS 69

From an incredible live show and one of the most underrated hard rock albums, imo

 
Pixie The Fairy

I have done my first Switch import of a game I could already play on PS4 because I wanted it on Switch, Im told more Metroidvania things are happening soon in a time many Metroidvania and Rougevania and Castletroids are already

 
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