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Indie adventure A Hat in Time hits impressive sales milestone

Indie-developer Gears for Breakfast has proudly announced that their cheerful platformer A Hat in Time has bagged over 500,000 sales since its initial launch in October 2017.Funded on Kickstarter several years back, A Hat in Time was inspir...

 
 
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Review: Tempest 4000

It is a rare thing that I would ever purchase a console for one game, and it’s usually for some pretty strange titles. Back when Katamari Damacy came out on the PlayStation 2, I bought the game before I even owned the system fearing i...

 
 
 
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Go behind the scenes with Sonic Mania Adventures

In recent months, leading up to the anticipated release of Sonic Mania Plus, a fun series of short cartoons were commisioned hyping the blue blur and his chums. Sonic Mania Adventures was a return to the 'toons of old; short, funny, colourf...

 
 
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The unique Art of Fighting 3 returns on PS4 and Xbox One

This week sees one of the most niche, but coolest one-on-one fighters from the SNK back catalogue return on PS4 and Xbox One, as Hamster bring us Art of Fighting 3: The Path of the Warrior.The final mainline title in the Art of Fighting ser...

 
 
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Arcade1Up's home arcade cabinets look fabulous

Pre-orders have opened for a line of 3/4 scale arcade cabinets from Arcade1Up featuring games like Centipede, Rampage, Ghosts N' Goblins, and Super Street Fighter II Turbo. The machines are a little under four feet tall, use a 17" LCD scree...

 
 
 
 
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Go spare this weekend with SNK's Neo Geo League Bowling

Hamster dip into their big bag of sporting titles for this week's SNK re-release, as the supremely silly League Bowling returns for PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.Originally available in the arcades 1990 before coming to the Neo Geo hom...

 
 
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System Shock remake continues to build its digital nightmare

Despite some serious pathfinding issues that have caused a total overhaul of the entire project, Nightdive Studios continue to plug away at their promising remake of 1994's terrifying PC title, System Shock.At this current point in time, th...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Sonic Mania Plus

[image credit: Tyler McGrath] Sonic is back. Okay well he had a trademark misstep with Forces, but the charm of Sonic Mania and its subsequent cartoon are undeniable: enough to muster an appreciation that will cleanse the world of the ...

 
 
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Sega pop-up book to feature 3D models of classic arcades

Pop-up books were all the rage back when I was a kid. They were a lot of fun, until they got replaced by... I dunno... Screamer videos? Regardless, it was a lot of fun turning the page slowly and watching all of the cleverly-constructed pap...

 
 
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Super Mario 64 in 60FPS looks just great

No matter how much you love something, there is probably someone out there who loves it more. That's most assuredly the case with Kaze Emanuar and Super Mario 64. For years Kaze has been fine-tuning Mario 64 to look and feel as smooth ...

 
 
 
 
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Steel clashes once more as Samurai Shodown V returns

This week sees Hamster continue in their efforts to bring all the classic SNK titles to modern platforms, with one-on-one fighter Samurai Shodown V returning on PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.Originally releasing in 2003, Samurai Shodown...

 
 
 
 
 
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SNK's 40th Anniversary Collection hits Switch in November

We knew the SNK 40th Anniversary Collection was coming, but now thanks to an announcement from publisher NIS, we have a clear date -- November 13 in the US and November 16 in Europe. It'll still have rewinding, a modern save syste...

 
 
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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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Ball-busting '80s classic Renegade returns on Nintendo Switch

We're taking a real trip down memory lane this week, courtesy of Hamster and the Arcade Archives range, as Taito's 1986 brawler, Renegade, is now available to download on Nintendo Switch.One of my favourite games as a kid, Renegade launched...

 
 
 




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