Tags : arcade

BlazBlue: Central Fiction New Flashy Opening

BlazBlue: Central Fiction is the newest installment in the amazingly polished 2D fighting series. With the game just around the corner in Japan, it is time to take a look at the amazing arcade opening video.       The main protagonist of BlazBlue: Central Fiction will be Naoto Kurogane, playable for the first time in […]Read More

Wild Gunman Comes to the Virtual Console – The Nintendo

So we’re now officially living in the future. I’m sure most of you already know this, but Wednesday the 21st of October 2015 was the date that Marty McFly and Dr. Emmet Brown travelled to in Back to the Future Part II and so everyone’s been quite excited about that. Including Nintendo! Yes, to celebrate […]Read More

Four Mario Kart Clone Characters I’d Like To See

While I don’t doubt that they have their fans, the likes of Baby Rosalina, Metal Mario, Tanooki Mario and Pink Gold Peach are generally pretty unpopular choices for Mario Kart characters. Nonetheless, each new game gives us more ‘clone’ characters, and I use the word clone literally to mean another version of the same person. […]Read More

BlazBlue: Central Fiction Announced

Arc System works has announced BlazBlue Central Fiction, the next installment in the BlazBlue franchise. It is planned to release in the arcades, but as of now the date is still unknown. But the location test is set to 18th of July in Japan.       The cast of familiar characters is back with the […]Read More

Game Theory’s Gorilla Sized Mistake in the Mario Timeline

I have to admit, one of the things I love about Nintendo’s mode of storytelling is the way they leave a lot to the imagination. Yes, I know, this could also be seen as a criticism, but I’ve had countless hours’ fun with fellow fans discussing the way that various Nintendo series work and fit […]Read More

XIIZEAL Releases on Steam

XIIZEAL is a shoot ’em up, or Shmup as us cool kids say, that originally came out in Japanese arcades in 2002 under the name XII Stag. The game has had a few different versions, with the most recent Steam version just coming out today, published by Degica. This is the first time Triangle Service, […]Read More

Donkey Kong and Kid Icarus; A Curious Comparison

Donkey Kong and Kid Icarus. Other than being two Nintendo owned franchises, they don’t have all that much in common, do they? One tells the story of a race of intelligent apes who have to defend their secluded tropical island home from a race of reptilian humanoids and various other threats.   The other tells […]Read More

It’s Back Again and About Time Too; a Donkey Kong

I, along with many other Donkey Kong fans, was very happy when Donkey Kong 64 was released on the Wii U Virtual Console in the early hours of the 2nd of April. Not only is this the start of Nintendo 64 games being available in that service, but we’ve also finally got a rerelease of the […]Read More

Under Night In-Birth Exe:Late Review (PS3)

If there is one company that I trust with making a competent fighting game it is French Bread, the creator the amazing Melty Blood series and the upcoming Dengeki Bunko: Fighting Climax. While they have been making fighting games for over a decade, not a single one has made it to the west until now with Under […]Read More