Titanfall DLC maps to be merged ‘into almost every playlist’
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Titanfall DLC maps to be merged ‘into almost every playlist’

Respawn has announced that it will be adding Titanfall‘s DLC maps “into almost every playlist” with an upcoming update. “Now that our DLC maps are free (forever, etc), we’re starting to merge them into almost every playlist,” Respawn programmer Rayme Vinson wrote on Twitter. ”This’ll also improve matchmaking.” To celebrate the game’s one year anniversary, Respawn ... 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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Targa aka Rendering Ranger ROM for Super Nintendo Released
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Targa aka Rendering Ranger ROM for Super Nintendo Released

Back in November we covered the looming release of Targa, aka Rendering Ranger, for the Super Nintendo. For those that don’t remember Targa was a Japanese exclusive and a prototype of the English version was found and purchased. NintendoAge released a, very, limited run of cartridges (150 to be exact) after which the new ROM ... Read More»
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Motion Sickness Gets Six Degrees of Freedom with Descent – Today in History – March 17th 1995
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Motion Sickness Gets Six Degrees of Freedom with Descent – Today in History – March 17th 1995

The charge of 20th anniversaries just won’t let up as we see another iconic game celebrating that special date. Descent by Interplay was one of those games that you either “got” or you didn’t. There was no real “middle ground” to speak of. Tasked with clearing out mines of malfunctioning equipment, you will have a ... Read More»
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Skycurser Mixes Thunder Force III Shooting with Splatterhouse Style Graphics for JAMMA/Arcade
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Skycurser Mixes Thunder Force III Shooting with Splatterhouse Style Graphics for JAMMA/Arcade

It is not all that often that we see new arcade games that use the JAMMA hardware architecture. That is exactly what Skycurser is though, a new arcade game in development that will eventually see release for JAMMA boards. The world of Skycurser is definitely a unique take on the shooter genre and it is ... Read More»
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Overwatch Has Two New Characters To Add To The Roster – @AggroGamer News
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Overwatch Has Two New Characters To Add To The Roster – @AggroGamer News

AggroGamer: “During The Blizzard PAX East Panel It Was Revealed That There Are Two New Characters For Their Upcoming Shooter Overwatch In case you were not able to catch what Blizzard had to show for Overwatch at PAX East, then you should know that there have been two new characters announced for the game. Not ... Read More»
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Roll7′s side-scrolling shooter Not a Hero coming to PC in May, PS4 and Vita later this year
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Roll7′s side-scrolling shooter Not a Hero coming to PC in May, PS4 and Vita later this year

Devolver Digital has announced that Roll7′s upcoming side-scrolling cover-based shooter Not a Hero will be available on PC in May, with a PS4 and Vita release to follow later in the year. “Not A Hero follows professional assassin-turned-amateur campaign manager, Steve, who is charged with cleaning up the city by an anthropomorphic rabbit and mayoral candidate ... Read More»
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Cybernoid on ZX Spectrum Review by Retro Gaming Magazine
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Cybernoid on ZX Spectrum Review by Retro Gaming Magazine

The perfect star studded sky, the perfect federation high paying job, the perfect dream life and a lovely day for a stroll across the planet with the missus…. suddenly your idyllic planetary space life has been turned upside down by raiding Pirates !!! It’s panic stations, the much sought after and highly valuable federation storage ... Read More»
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Awkward Start, Battlefield Hardline Beta Gets Belgian Flag Wrong
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Awkward Start, Battlefield Hardline Beta Gets Belgian Flag Wrong

GG3 writes: “Battlefield Hardline’s previous Beta event wasn’t spectacular, dumb even, but this one doesn’t seem to start off any better.&#... Read More»
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Asteroids Style Shooter Called Major Rocks Looking for Funding
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Asteroids Style Shooter Called Major Rocks Looking for Funding

Okay, who reading this remembers the classics such as Asteroids? Remember that overhead all hell has broken loose style of game? Super Good Pixel have placed their title, Major Rocks, on Kickstarter and are looking for a modest sum of money to see it through. Fans of the classics will want to check this one ... Read More»
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Starr Mazer Mixes Monkey Island with R-Type but Does it Work
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Starr Mazer Mixes Monkey Island with R-Type but Does it Work

R-Type and Monkey Island are two iconic, though very different, games from the late 80’s and early 90’s era of gaming, affectionately known by gamers as the 8/16-bit time period. On one hand, you have a side scrolling, 2D, arcade shooter franchise and on the other you have a snarky story about an island and ... Read More»
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Megamania on Atari 2600 Review
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Megamania on Atari 2600 Review

If I ever wondered why I love retro and retro video gaming, it’s when you pick up a game and read things like this “If you think Megamania is just another space game, you’re dreaming. And that dream will become a nightmare. A space nightmare. So, prepare yourself for one of the most unreal experiences ... Read More»
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Revenge of the License: Independence Day
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Revenge of the License: Independence Day

I’ve never met anybody who considers “Independence Day” a cinematic paragon of storytelling. Since Dean Devlin and Roland Emmerich have no aspirations beyond ‘making a popcorn flick to fill seats with butts’, this doesn’t bother me. Yes there are plot holes which Godzilla could stomp through without problems. But at the end of the day ... Read More»
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Anterex to Bring 2D Side Scrolling Transforming Robot Shooting Fun to Sega Genesis
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Anterex to Bring 2D Side Scrolling Transforming Robot Shooting Fun to Sega Genesis

Ah, the Super Nintendo seems to be getting all of the love lately, doesn’t it? Shadowhawk is getting a release by Rose Colored Gaming and Collectorvision are continuing onward with Justice Beaver, just to name a couple of new games. An independent developer called 1985 Alternativo have something to say about the fact that the ... Read More»
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Revenge of the License: Fantastic Voyage
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Revenge of the License: Fantastic Voyage

I was sitting in front of my computer trying to come up with a suitably awful subject for this week’s column, and my mind started wandering to games I played when I was younger–specifically, my Atari 2600 collection. I amassed a considerable collection of carts for my system over the course of visiting many yard ... Read More»
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