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WayForward is teasing more River City Girls 'action'

The brawl must go on. In a blink-and-you'll-miss-it River City Girls segment during Limited Run's LRG3 annual game announcement show this afternoon, the publisher shared that it's "teaming up once again with WayForward to bring back Misako ...

 
 
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The Stranger Things game is free on the Epic store right now

Epic Games Store? More like Epic Free Games Store. Another Thursday, another round of freebies courtesy of Epic. The title with the most brand-name recognition behind it is Stranger Things 3: The Game. This one is a co-op beat-em-up that fo...

 
 
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Review: Streets of Rage 4

It's been 10 years since the events of Streets of Rage 3, and Oak Wood City is only mildly safer than it once was. Having left the police force decades ago to embark on their tax-break vigilante careers, Axel Stone and Blaze Fielding ...

 
 
 
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Yakuza Kiwami is now a part of Xbox Game Pass

Fight like a dragon, sing in B. Yakuza Kiwami, Sega's remake of 2005's original Yakuza, is now available on Xbox for the first time ever. This tale of revenge, brawling, and karaoke is highly accessible because it's debuting on Xbox G...

 
 
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Review: Treachery in Beatdown City

In an age where games often come as a form of escapism, it's interesting to see one built around an over-the-top brawler intertwined with today's social realities. However, Treachery in Beatdown City does just that -- it's a beat-'em-up str...

 
 
 
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Review: Bloodroots

Okay, if I grab the hammer from that stump I can use it to take out two of those mooks guarding the shish kebab, then dash past the crush traps. The guy at the end of the trap line is wearing a pool floatie as armor, so I'll have to use a r...

 
 
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Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3's X-Men DLC drops December 23

I didn't necessarily expect to see a Nintendo Switch logo pop up during the first reveal of The Game Awards 2019. The next batch of DLC for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order is all about the X-Men (as it should be!). The second ex...

 
 
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The Takeover is the latest game in The Baz extended universe

There's never been a better time to be a fan of 2D, multi-plane beat 'em ups. With the Capcom Beat 'Em Up Bundle, River City Girls, Fight 'N Rage, Streets of Red already out, Castle Crashers making a comeback this year, and Streets of ...

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Seven minutes of Streets of Rage 4 footage isn't enough

If it wasn't clear enough from my preview at PAX East this year, I'm eagerly anticipating Streets of Rage 4. Every new bit of information we get for the game just makes me want it more. I want to play it so badly that I might actually die ...

 
 
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Review: RAD

RAD provides an alternate history where at some point in the mid-eighties, the world was annihilated in nuclear hellfire. Eventally, survivors managed to scrape together enough remnants of civilization to start rebuilding society. Cult...

 
 
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Who do you have on your Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 team?

I wasn't going to get Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3, at least not at launch. I barely paid any attention to the game leading up to its release, and I'm not particularly attached to the series like many of you are. But when the big day arrived ...

 
 
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DotEmu confirms Yuzo Koshiro for Streets of Rage 4 soundtrack

DotEmu has confirmed that acclaimed composer Yūzō Koshiro will be returning to compose Streets of Rage 4's soundtrack. Along with him, Motohiro Kawashima (another artist instrumental in the Streets of Rage 2's soundtrack) will be on boar...

 
 
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Review: Stranger Things 3: The Game

Stranger Things 3: The Game is a note-for-note retelling of Stranger Things season three, released day and date with the popular Netflix series. If you haven't seen it, Stranger Things (the show) draws influence from sev...

 
 
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Review: The Friends of Ringo Ishikawa

High school is typically one of the most confusing times in a person's life. Unsure of what your future will be and how you fit into the world, teens deal with existentialism in various ways. Some stick to studying and become straight-A stu...

 
 
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198X takes you back to '80s arcades

I'm gonna break away from my normal shtick of weird shit and animals for something a little more grounded, but no less esoteric. Growing up playing video games in public, in arcades, now counts as esoteric, right? 198X looks to tickle that ...

 
 
 
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Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 brings the X-Men back in a big way

For many of us, X-Men and gaming go hand-in-hand, whether you grew up in the arcades, on 16-bit consoles, or with newer systems. As such, it's particularly lovely to see the old gang get back together for Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Bla...

 
 
 




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