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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. ...

 
 
 
 
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Fate/Grand Order Arcade's fights actually look good for once

I can forgive Fate/Grand Order for not looking completely amazing. I mean, it's meant to be a mobile gambling hellscape, not a triple-A graphical showcase, right? And some of the flashier moments look alright, even, in that 2.5D JRPG s...

 
 
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Check out Dissidia Final Fantasy NT's opening cutscene

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT is fast approaching and it seems like the final roster has been locked down. Square Enix is celebrating the situation with the game's opening movie, which is pretty dope if you're okay with a ton of quick cut...

 
 
 
 
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This guy built his own Cuphead arcade cabinet

Yesterday, we posted a very cool video that combined the animation of Studio MDHR's platformer Cuphead with the grim terror of FromSoft's Dark Souls. In that article, I commented on how Cuphead seems to spark inspiration for a lot of fan pr...

 
 
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SNK's Soccer Brawl hits the pitch on PS4, Switch and Xbox One

Today sees HAMSTER dust off another classic SNK arcade to join the expanding ACA Neo Geo range. Gamers can once again indulge in a round or two of future football with Soccer Brawl, which has been re-released for modern platforms.Originally...

 
 
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Mario Party arcade machine to be localised for the West

A prototype appearing this week at trade show IAAPA 2017, confirms that the Japanese arcade game Mario Party no Fushigi Wonderland is being localised for release in Western locations.The transition to English-speaking territories is the res...

 
 
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Sleep Tight may be the next indie darling on Switch

It’s a thought we’ve all had at least once in our lives. When the lights go out, our bedrooms transform from the sanctuary of play and imagination into a frightening, pitch-black void where anything and everything is coming to g...

 
 
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Three games that ditch standard controllers

Last week, I went to the PLAY creative gaming festival, which takes place every year in Hamburg, Germany. PLAY17 was both entertaining and educational, with something for people of all ages, including workshops, talks and even a game-t...

 
 
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Shoot some B-Ball outside of the school in Street Hoop

The latest Neo-Geo arcade classic to hit modern consoles is 1994's Street Hoop, which is back to bounce on the Nintendo Switch and Xbox One.Street Hoop - also known as Street Slam and Dream Dunk - was SNK's attempt to ride the the coat-tail...

 
 
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Dragon Ball FighterZ gets Hori

If you're in the market for a new joystick after the death of MadCatz earlier this year, then Hori has got you covered for the upcoming Dragon Ball FighterZ...as long as you're a PlayStation or PC gamer and live in Japan. Featuring artwork ...

 
 
 
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What are your experiences with arcade gaming?

Like roughly 90% of the rest of the world, I spent the days leading up to Halloween watching the second season of Stranger Things, which takes place in 1984. Nintendo didn't hit North America until 1985, so kids like the Stranger Thing...

 
 
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Resogun developers Housemarque leaving arcade shooter genre

Speaking to Engadget, Helsinki-based developers Housemarque announced that they are moving on from their trademark arcade shmup shooters, due to the genre not being financially viable in today's gaming climate.The company have put out sever...

 
 
 
 
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Capcom wants to know your favorite Street Fighter character

Capcom hopes to figure out who the most popular Street Fighter characters are in 2017. You probably have someone in mind, but before you commit, consider browsing through the whole list. Me? I'm a Sagat man. But for the purposes of this pol...

 
 
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New Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles arcade machine coming soon

Anyone of a certain age remembers playing Konami's 1989 TMNT coin-op. Hell, there's still one operable just 10 minutes from my house. Even those they may not have experienced it in the glorious arcade centres of the 90's likely played the S...

 
 
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New Star Control screenshots and Founders Program

Star Control II is one of the best games ever made. Getting that out of the way, I was pretty happy when Stardock announced last year that they would be reviving the series. The original creators Paul Reiche and Fred Ford will not be d...

 
 
 




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I just got back from Last Jedi! Spoilers in the

 
Jetfandam

SF V AE will have massive changes to the way you earn Fight Story modes, trials, survival, will still give you exp so you still earn FM through them but there are no extra Extra battle mode gives you the chance to earn new

 
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ScionVyse

Finished Xenoblade Chronicles Current status:

 
MAXIMUM CHRISTMAS

In todays good news category, Funimation will be airing a simuldub of Triggers Darling in the FRANXX! Also, Brawlout is coming to Switch next week which is news to me!

 
Electric Reaper

Grim Reaper only for a year, no invisibility, and I cant phase through walls or other random crap? What a ripoff!

 
JuIc3

CJ’s article reminded me to go tweet a courteous #fuckyou Thanks, buddy!

 
taterchimp

Oh man, you know those days where you just wind up exhausted? But its the kind of exhaustion of slaughtering your enemies, fulfilling your dreams, and securing your kingdoms? Ive got

 
Riobux

Think Ive got my top 10 and bottom 10 of the year Just need to double check by actually turning on my PS4 and should be good to write Although will have to be in a 2 part fashion judging by past

 
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