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Review: Fighting Vipers (XBLA)

Also available on PSN I am betting that most gamers do not know what to make of Fighting Vipers. The younger gamers have probably never heard of it. They’ll take a look at it and dismiss it (ironically) as a Tekken or Soul Calibur rip-off. Older gamers will regard this…

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PauseDa90's plays Streets of Rage

If you need some help wasting time today, watch this video. Popular 1990’s time-traveler CJ has a morphinominal new video up today of a Streets of Rage play through with the best 90’s centric commentary available. He also points out some wacky things I never noticed about the characters in…

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New Darkstalkers Resurrection screens emerge

Our friends over at Siliconera have a truck load of new Darkstalkers Resurrection images, including the arcade cabinet and wide screen visual styles. The game looks like its getting the Marvel vs Capcom Origins treatment, complete with screen filters to bump the graphics a bit. That said, I’m not sure…

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New SG-1000 Game: Astrododge

Revival Studios is accepting pre-orders for a brand new SG-1000 game. Astrododge is something akin to asteroids crossed with space invaders and it demonstrates a type of gameplay that really did not exist until the Master System. If you’d like to pre-order your copy, head over to their website. If…

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Gamegear prototype discovered

Most gamers are not aware of it but among the retro heads out there are hard core hobbyists who search, scrounge, and hunt down old hardware and software prototypes. They try to find alpha build copies of games or old trade fare demos and then they mine them to see…