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'90s shmup Cybattler is this week's Arcade Archives entry

Hamster is stepping with style into the 1990s for this week's Arcade Archives release, which sees Jaleco's brilliant but underplayed shmup Cybattler return for one more round on PS4 and Nintendo Switch. Released in arcades in 1993 - long af...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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This week's Arcade Archives obscurity is Cosmo Police Galivan

Hamster is taking us back, way back, for this week's Arcade Archives release. Available now on Nintendo Switch, it's everyone's favorite cyborg officer and the future of law enforcement... you guessed it... Cosmo Police Galivan. Released in...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Early shmup Markham is this week's Arcade Archives release

This week's Arcade Archives entry sees Hamster return to the dawning age of the shmup genre, as Sun Electronics' formative stellar shooter Markham returns on Nintendo Switch. Released in arcades way back in 1983, Markham is a very basic hor...

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Vs. Soccer is this week's Arcade Archives release

Sometimes, it can be tough to recommend the weekly Arcade Archive release. For every re-run on Sunset Riders, or Garou: Mark of the Wolves, Hamster gives us a truly antiquated title such as Front Line or, in this week's case, Vs. Soccer, no...

 
 
 
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What in the blue hell is Ben Bero Beh?

Every week, I drop a short article letting you beautiful people know what Hamster has pulled out of its retro sack for the Arcade Archives range. Very rarely is it a game I haven't played, but today it's a game that has never even entered m...

 
 
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Head out on the highway with Arcade Archives' Burnin' Rubber

Retro publishers are getting in gear for this week's addition to the Arcade Archives collection. Data East's buggy-bumping Burnin' Rubber is now available to download on Nintendo Switch.Released in Japanese arcades back in 1982, Burnin' Rub...

 
 
 
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Take to the skies with Arcade Archives classic Gemini Wing

This week, retro publisher Hamster added yet another old-school shmup to its expansive Arcade Archives range, as Tecmo's Gemini Wing is now available to download on PS4 and Nintendo Switch.Released in arcades in 1987, before seeing huge suc...

 
 




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Ghosts 'n Goblins Resurrection"Duck, throw, dip, dive, and dodge"

 

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Bravely Default II"Get brave again"

 

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LaTerry

Nevermind, it was totally there, so I made one to make up for my Still missing a lot of games I love, but I do love a lot of what was I left out everything I havent played

 
Flanx

Im surprised yall have the patience to make these I dont even have the patience to read through

 
Hypno

Felt cute might delete later

 
LaTerry

I went to make my own tier list and saw that Dragon Quest 11 wasnt What a let

 
Sweaty Dungus

What if Agent 47 was an exploited gig-worker tasked with killing new-money biocurrency speculators on a sovereign cruise ship littered with monstrous inhuman sex slaves? CRUELTY SQUAD is a tactical fps with an axe to grind and it is a depraved

 
Zer0t0nin

Okay, fine

 
Kerrik52

Outlaw Star was some good anime, though it couldnt really commit to an idea for longer than a few minutes Still, as a hodgepodge of weird anime sci-fi it works rather Goes to show in part what modern anime has

 
Lex

Im not good at I could probably break it down a bit Also a bunch of games I liked at some point but dont care about Disliked games usually rubbed me the wrong way for some Didnt play doesnt mean I dont have an

 
Shinkz

This is amazing

 
ooktar

I just beat Mario Odyssey so this opinion might be a little late, but I gotta say that all while Mario was gallivanting around trying to save that stupid princess from getting kidnapped for the 100th time he couldve been hitting up this smoke

 
 

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