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Darius Cozmic Revelation is headed west this winter

Taito has released a brief update regarding the upcoming shmup compendium Darius Cozmic Revelation. Regarding western localisation, the legendary publisher has announced that the title will be winging its way west on PlayStation 4 and Ninte...

 
 
 
 
 
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1986 arcade classic KiKi KaiKai returns on Nintendo Switch

The week's Arcade Archives release from publisher Hamster may not be one of the most successful coin-op releases, but it's certainly one of the most intriguing, as Taito's Japan-centric shmup KiKi KaiKai returns on Nintendo Switch.Released ...

 
 
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Review: The Ninja Saviors - Return of the Warriors

Ninjas. Where would late '80s entertainment have been without them? In the wake of a string of hit movies showcasing the infamous assassins (usually portrayed by famous Japanese actors such as Franco Nero and Michael Dudikoff), the ninja cr...

 
 
 
 
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Bubble Bobble is back with Bubble Bobble 4: in Switch form!

Bubble Bobble is one of the first series of games my wife and I bonded with when we met. There's something just so wholesome about those little dragons (who were actually human boys!), and the level-by-level setup was much more enticin...

 
 
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The original Ninja Warriors is back on Nintendo Switch

In a very timely bit of marketing, retro-fans Hamster have released classic scrolling brawler The Ninja Warriors on Nintendo Switch, just one week before the launch of re-remake The Ninja Saviors, which hits Switch July 25.Released in arcad...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Attack on Titan's VR experience looks absolutely terrifying

After blowing up in 2013 with its anime adaptation, Attack on Titan is still trucking. They're still discovering the secrets to those ugly gargantuan beasts and with 76 million manga copies sold, they'll likely continue to do so for some ti...

 
 
 
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Taito's legendary Darius games are coming to Nintendo Switch

Taito's intergalactic space shooter Darius, first launched in 1986, set a benchmark for the shmup genre with its amazing, fast-paced action. Next year, fans will have a chance to relieve the arcade classic and its many sequels with a new co...

 
 
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Review: Space Invaders Extreme (PC)

Almost 10 years ago, Space Invaders Extreme released for the Nintendo DS and PlayStation Portable and blew people away. The game was a wild reinvention of one of the most iconic shmups ever made and it somehow transformed a 30-year-old prop...

 
 




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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

 
Neronium

Sure Ill make the Tier Time to show you my inferior Very one-sided on what Ive not tried I will :P

 
Flegma

No, my Vyborg pretzels still dont look like And this time they taste like theres not enough mace,

 
Slimybear245

Never played the game but Steam pointed out to me that the game Necrobarista got a free extra chapter this year just thought I would highlight that for its fans

 
 

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