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Tag Archives: Arcade

Indie Arcade Shooter ‘Syder Arcade’ Now Available on Steam

Syder Arcade Steam Feat

In the mood for some old fashioned, side-scrolling shoot ‘em up arcade action? If so, good news, Studio Evil’s title “Syder Arcade” is now available on Steam for the low low price of just $7.99 (until October 31st, then it’ll be $9.99). You can check the trailer above. The classic style arcade shooter was greenlit by Steam users, and features ... Read More »

Housemarque Teases Dead Nation Sequel

Dead Nation

Housemarque, developers of PS3 exclusives Dead Nation and Super Stardust HD, have a brand new game coming to PS4 at launch called Resogun that looks pretty great. If Resogun is anything like Housemarque’s previous outings, it is going to be insanely addictive. You can check out Resogun above, and if you are a PS+ member picking up a PS4 this ... Read More »

Review: The Pinball Arcade

The Pinball Arcade (XBLA, PSN [Reviewed], PS Vita, Android, iPhone, Nintendo 3DS) Developer: FarSight Studios Publisher: FarSight Studios Genre(s): Arcade, Pinball Released: April 4, 2012 XBLA, April 10, 2012 PSN ESRB Rating: E10+ – Everyone 10+ While classic arcades have been slowly dying out in most places, pinball has been experiencing a bit of a resurgence on home consoles. FarSight ... Read More »

WWE WrestleFest Hits iOS February 21st, Screenshots

Remember the classic early 90′s arcade game “WWF WrestleFest?” It was much beloved by wrestling fans and gamers, and people have long called for a WrestleFest remake/port to today’s systems like other classic arcade games have gotten. Well, THQ is finally making that happen. Unfortunately, it’s only for iOS platforms (iPod, iPhone, iPad). Yeah, bummer. There’s a gallery of screenshots ... Read More »

Review: Donkey Kong Jr.

Donkey Kong Jr. (NES, Wii VC [Reviewed] Others) Developer: Nintendo Publisher: Nintendo Genre(s): Arcade, Platforming Released: Wii VC – December 4, 2006 ESRB Rating: E – Everyone Quick retro mini review. This is the NES version of Donkey Kong Jr. played on the Wii Virtual Console, it has a few differences between the arcade version. Donkey Kong Jr. is of ... Read More »

Review: Altered Beast

Altered Beast (Arcade, Sega Genesis, Wii VC, XBLA, PSN [Reviewed], others) Developer: SEGA Publisher: SEGA Genre(s): Beat ‘em up, side scroller PSN Release: September 6, 2011; Arcade: 1988; Genesis: August 14, 1989 ESRB Rating: E – Everyone This is the last of the SEGA Vintage Collection coming to Playstation Network. It’s available now for Playstation Plus subscribers for free, and ... Read More »

Review: Elevator Action Deluxe

Elevator Action Deluxe (Playstation Network) Developer:  Square Enix Publisher:  Square Enix Genre(s): Platformer, Arcade Released: August 30, 2011 ESRB Rating: T – Teen In 1983, game developer Taito released Elevator Action in the arcades, and it was a popular arcade game that was later ported to home consoles as an NES title in 1985. That port is available on the ... Read More »