Revenge of the License – Predator 2
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Revenge of the License – Predator 2

What does it take to make an awesome Predator story? Easy: a strong, likable protagonist, a bevy of secondary characters to serve as involuntary spinal surgery candidates, and someone uttering the phrase, “You are one ugly motherfriender!” when re-dubbed for home television viewers with delicate sensibilities. What does it take to make an awesome Predator ... Read More»
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Toejam and Earl Back in the Groove Success on Kickstarter
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Toejam and Earl Back in the Groove Success on Kickstarter

To Keep everyone upto date with the ToeJam and Earl back in the groove project, Humanature Studio’s are currently building a website http://tjebackinthegroove.com/. They are informing followers and backers to allow a few weeks for them to get the site up and ready. It will be the means for everyone to stay in contact with ... Read More»
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Revenge of the License: Deathtrap Dungeon
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Revenge of the License: Deathtrap Dungeon

Quick show of hands: how many growing up in the 1980s recall Fighting Fantasy game books? These little works of genius were the brainchild of British designers Steve Jackson and Ian Livingstone and spawned a whole slew of imitators. These books took what was already awesome about the Choose Your Own Adventure novels (the idea ... Read More»
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Sam’s Journey Tells Mario to put up or Shut Up on Commodore 64, Nintendo Silent
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Sam’s Journey Tells Mario to put up or Shut Up on Commodore 64, Nintendo Silent

Super Mario Brothers never made it to the Commodore 64, though Hudson Soft did license the series for IBM PC computers. That might be why Nintendo stopped allowing their games onto other platforms, till the CD-i debacle with Zelda and Mario. That has not stopped other publishers from doing games that are quite similar to ... Read More»
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Black Lamp Comes to the Atari Jaguar Thanks to Homebrew Developer
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Black Lamp Comes to the Atari Jaguar Thanks to Homebrew Developer

Black Lamp is an action platform title that was released on the Atari ST, Commodore Amiga, Commodore 64 and ZX Spectrum computers back in the late 80’s. The story of Black Lamp will sound familiar to anyone that has watched many fantasy movies, or played The Horde (a more recent adventure title). Black Lamp is ... Read More»
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Unleash Your Inner Mutant in X-Men: Children of the Atom for Sega Saturn – Today in History – April 6th, 1996
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Unleash Your Inner Mutant in X-Men: Children of the Atom for Sega Saturn – Today in History – April 6th, 1996

The X-Men have had a very good history in gaming, at least starting in the 16-Bit era. Let’s ignore the Nintendo Entertainment System games for the sake of this article. When Capcom got the license they immediately took it in a new direction, adding the X-Men characters into their popular Street Fighter II engine was ... Read More»
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First Game for Retro Video Game System Announced, First Screenshot Here
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First Game for Retro Video Game System Announced, First Screenshot Here

The Retro Video Game System is an interesting enigma in gaming right now. Interesting because it us purported to be a new console using the Atari Jaguar molds (the Atari name/insignia will be removed) but no one, outside of the core team, knows much of anything about it. We do know that Collectorvision are working ... Read More»
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Revenge of the License: Cliffhanger
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Revenge of the License: Cliffhanger

There are some games for which the Internet just cannot seem to calm its collective, relentless hate-boner. At some point, it becomes ingrained into our gaming culture that certain games suck, everyone knows it, and there’s no need to play them for yourself to decide. The committee voted it into law back before you were ... Read More»
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Bruce Lee Gets New Sega Master System Game
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Bruce Lee Gets New Sega Master System Game

The Sega Master System was not a complete failure, it did sell more than the Pioneer LaserActive and the Nintendo Virtual Boy. That is like bragging about coming in third from last but it is not last, right? Anyhow, a new game is in development for the classic Sega console, a game based on Bruce ... Read More»
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The Lost Boys Finally See Game Release on Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Lost Boys Finally See Game Release on Nintendo Entertainment System

The Lost Boys, a cult classic movie from the late 80’s about a group of vampires living the surfer style life in California, is finally the subject of a Nintendo Entertainment System. The Lost Boys on the NES is a 2D side scrolling action adventure title which is available on cartridge from Chipmasters. Interestingly, this ... Read More»
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Scram Kitty DX PS4 Review
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Scram Kitty DX PS4 Review

for anyone who loves a challenge, then Scram Kitty DX is a definite pick-up! The game looks kinda cute and simple, but it’ll also test your patience and perseverance; the one aspect I thought would completely push me away from this game – the limited shooting direction – is the one part that I didn’t ... Read More»
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Take Kratos to Hades and Back in God of War for Playstation 2 – Today in History – March 22nd, 2005
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Take Kratos to Hades and Back in God of War for Playstation 2 – Today in History – March 22nd, 2005

God of War was one of the first games that I saw on the Playstation 2 that really made me sit up and take notice. I knew of the PS2 prior to God of War but it was more passive interest for me. The idea of controlling this guy that was to take on the ... Read More»
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Boulder Dash Finally Sees Light of Day on Mattel Intellivision
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Boulder Dash Finally Sees Light of Day on Mattel Intellivision

The Mattel Intellivision was quite the unique console, it was not all that well received by the fans of the time but #retrogaming fans are reviving it on a regular basis. One such revival for the Mattel Intellivision is a new release for a game that Atari had a hold on, Boulder Dash. Thanks to ... Read More»
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What Would Legend of Zelda- Wind Waker Look like on the Super Nintendo?
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What Would Legend of Zelda- Wind Waker Look like on the Super Nintendo?

Recently we asked what would Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon look like on the Commodore 64. This week we are asking, what would The Legend of Zelda: Wind Waker look like on the Super Nintendo? Thanks to a DeviantArt member, we don’t have to wonder what it might have looked like, we can see it. ... Read More»
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SEEP Universe Looks to Revive the 8-Bit Action Platform Scene on PC
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SEEP Universe Looks to Revive the 8-Bit Action Platform Scene on PC

The old saying “you can never have too much” was probably not mumbled thinking of 8-Bit inspired action platform games. That doesn’t mean we can’t use it here though. SEEP are working on releasing a full length game called SEEP World on PC. This is a completely new, original, 2D side scrolling action platform game ... Read More»
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