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E3 2016: King of Fighters XIV Preview
The fighting game genre is in full renaissance mode, with Street Fighter V and Mortal Kombat X leading the charge into the newest generation of consoles. E3 2016 was a haven for the next chapters in the genre’s history with Tekken 7 and Injustice 2 featuring heavily throughout the Los Angeles…
Metal Slug Defense Review
The Metal Slug series, well-known for its gorgeous, pixelated animations, wild shoot 'em up action and fierce difficulty, seems like a perfect fit to spin off into a tower defense game.
Samurai Shodown II Review
In the deluge of ports making their way to the iOS, it can be hard for a game to break to the surface, catch a breath of air and take on a life of its own. Samurai Shodown II was one such game that garnered the respect and love of old school gamers. But can this port to the iOS deliver the nostalgic…
NeoGeo X Classics Drops 15 Games For NeoGeo X
Old school gaming enthusiasts who spent a chunk of change for the NeoGeo X Gold Limited Edition console can expand their collection this April, as Tommo Inc. is set to release NeoGeo X Classics: Volume I. The game cartridge will feature the classics Metal Slug 2, Sengoku, and Top Hunter.
Metal Slug 2 Review
The Metal Slug series was famous for being fast, furious, and funny. The games could also get pretty difficult and drain you of all your quarters in the arcade, but at least you'd have a good time with your friends, even if only for about half an hour or so. Does the port of Metal Slug 2 blow u…
Metal Slug 2 Will Blow Up the App Store at Midnight
If you have enjoyed Metal Slug or Metal Slug 3 already on your mobile device, chances are you're already aware that SNK Playmore has Metal Slug 2 locked and loaded. So if your trigger finger is itching for another opportunity to take a shot at General Morden and his noisy hordes of mercs, …
Metal Slug Review
When DotEmu and SNK Playmore saw how well Metal Slug 3 did in the App Store, they had a decision to make. Do we sit on the first game? Or do we put it out and give people more of what they want? While it seems like an odd move to go backwards in porting games to a new system, that’s just what they’v…
Blazing Star Review
The Neo Geo has been a popular staple amongst arcade aficionados since its introduction. It's a system heralded by gamers and arcade game collectors with its colorful array of fighting, shooting, sports and puzzle games. But it's also an expensive system to own, and a lot of gamers don't have the sp…