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More classic shmup action as Exerion hits Nintendo Switch

This week sees retro publisher Hamster drop another very obscure shmup onto Nintendo Switch, as Jaleco's older-than-old-school space shooter Exerion is this week's Arcade Archive release, and now available to download from the Nintendo Stor...

 
 
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VVVVVV creator Terry Cavanagh releases source code

The source code for one of the greatest video games of the last decade, VVVVVV, has been released to the public by its creator Terry Cavanagh. The surprise drop happened during AGDQ, after runner Mohoc's crazy 100% run, which was held to co...

 
 
 
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1985's weird Penguin-Kun Wars returns on Nintendo Switch

Hamster has gone a little obscure with its latest Arcade Archive release, dipping into its big bag of oddities and pulling out UPL's old-school title Penguin-Kun Wars (also known simply as Penguin Wars) available to download now on Nintendo...

 
 
 
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Royal Mail releases set of cool retro gaming stamps

British postal service Royal Mail has been releasing "commemorative" stamps for decades, with limited edition postmarks featuring famous artwork, historical events, trailblazers, and pop culture figures. Now it seems it's the turn of the UK...

 
 
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Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD headed to Switch this month

Fans of the weird and wonderful Oddworld universe will be pleased to hear that the HD remaster of 2005 shooter Stranger's Wrath will be arriving on Nintendo Switch later this month. Developer Oddworld Inhabitants has released a new trailer ...

 
 
 
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English ESP Ra.De. Psi trophies point to western release

PlayStation Trophy tracker Exophase has spotted English language versions of the trophies for the M2 re-release of Cave shooter ESP Ra.De, which launched in Japan on PS4 and Nintendo Switch last week.While this is no official confirmation o...

 
 
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Old-school wrassler Mat Mania returns on Nintendo Switch

Another week, another retro release from the folk at Hamster Corporation. For this entry, you'll need to don your best spandex and prepare your finest promo, as the Arcade Archive range adds one of gaming's earliest pro-wrestling titles, Ma...

 
 
 
 
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The original Frogger hops onto PS4 and Nintendo Switch

This week's Arcade Archive release from retro publisher Hamster is one of the most instantly-reconisable titles in the history of gaming. Coming from fledgling developer Konami way back in 1981, its the road-crossin', log leapin' classic, F...

 
 
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Sega releases cute Sonic the Hedgehog Holiday short

As a a holiday gift to Sonic the Hedgehog fans, Sega has surprise released a new entry in its ongoing series of animated shorts featuring Sonic and his pals. This new episode - which features Chao of the Sonic Adventure series - is particul...

 
 
 
 
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Resident Evil 2 remake sales now surpass original release

Capcom has announced that sales of 2019's Resident Evil 2 have reached the five million mark, surpassing that of even the original PS1 classic, which sat spinning in many a PlayStation console back in 1998.The Golden Joystick-winning remake...

 
 
 
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Cotton Reboot delayed again, pushed back to summer 2020

Japanese developer Beep has announced that its old-school shmup Cotton! Reboot has slipped from its spring 2020 release window, and is now expected to launch in the summer.Cotton Reboot was originally announced back in May, and is a modern-...

 
 




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