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A Mysterious Unfinished Neo Geo Game Uncovered

What is circulating the internet among the Neo Geo enthusiasts is a newly uncovered game which looks like a prototype for an unknown fighting game. It features beautiful and masterfully drawn artwork and employs some very interesting gameplay mechanics.     A user called NeoTurfMasta, or simply turfamsta recently revealed a never released prototype for a fighting […]Read More

Ten Rare Japanese Games You Can Play on Handheld Android

As of late Android based handheld consoles, such as the BLAZE TAB and JXD, are becoming increasingly popular as not only do they offer the functionality of a traditional tablet but they can also emulate games from all decades.   Of course as fans of Japanese Media we may not be interested in the retro […]Read More

E3 2015 Predictions – Pro Gamer Insights

What kind of a gamer doesn’t like E3? Not me, the Pro Gamer? I like E3 in a very Pro way. Unfortunately I can’t make it out this year due to -personal reasons- (please stop spamming my Live Journal about this -.-;;), but here are my predictions as a video!  Read More

Tengami Steam Key Only £2.62 with Funstock Digital Coupon Code

While Tengami isn’t a Japanese developed game (it’s Nyamyam, an indie UK team comprised of ex-Rare and ex-Acquire employees) it definitely takes a lot of queues from Japanese culture. Stunningly crafted it takes place inside the world of a Japanese pop-up book. It uses the setting to full advantage as you adventure through lots of wonderful pages. […]Read More

Seven Games I Want to See on the Virtual Console

It being the start of a new year, it’s only natural for us to wonder about what things the next twelve months might hold. Since I happen to really like Nintendo’s Virtual Console service, it’s also only natural for me to wonder about the games we’ll see added to it before 2016 arrives. I suppose […]Read More

Eleven Interesting Donkey Kong Cameos and Crossovers

Donkey Kong was a big game. In fact, it’d not be an exaggeration at all to say that without it, Nintendo would not be where they are today. So it should be no surprise that the there have been great deal of Donkey Kong cameos and crossovers over the years. Here are a few of my […]Read More

Six of the Best Christmas Things in Non-Christmas Games

It’s the first week of December and I’m sure more and more of you are starting to get excited about Christmas. There’s only a few weeks to go after all! So let’s indulge in Christmassy things. Let’s lie back and take a metaphorical lovely warm yuletide bath to contrast against the cold of winter.   […]Read More

Tetris Pulled From EU eShop Dec 31st: Are Video Game

In theory any system’s eShop and, in particular, the Virtual Console, is a Godsend for gaming enthusiasts. Gaming’s top titles are archived away forever, always available so we can remember fondly what once was. Unfortunately, due to video game licensing agreement and other boring legal practices this is far from the reality of the situation.   In […]Read More

How Many Donkey Kongs Are There?

For a lot of people, and even Nintendo themselves (at times), the question “how many Donkey Kongs are there?” may seem a bit silly. “Of course there’s only one Donkey Kong!” I hear you saying. Those a little more familiar with the Donkey Kong lore may subscribe to the more common understanding of there being two DKs, […]Read More