Monthly archives: July, 2017

NEWS – Free Playstation Plus Games for August 2017 Announced

Sony has announced the games that will be free for August 2017 PS+ members. Like usual, there will be a total of 6 titles available across three platforms. The games include: Just Cause 3 – PS4 Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry – PS4 Super Motherload – PS3 Snakeball – PS3 Downwell – PS Vita (crossbuy with …

REVIEW – Warlocks vs Shadows PS4 with Stream

Spam Attackers With a visual presentation sort of reminiscent of Another World and horde mode-style gameplay that mixes Gauntlet with a hint of TowerFall, Warlocks vs Shadows is a grind-heavy spammers dream. While this 2D brawler has a decent foundation, the repetitive combat and soundtrack is a slog and a lesson in boredom. After releasing …

VIDEOCAST – Lode Runner Legacy PC

Lode Runner Legacy is the latest version of this long running series. Besides the cubey old-but-new visual style, Legacy is unique because of the included level and character editor. With the ability to share creations online, players can spend hours just tinnkering around, if you are into that sort of thing. For us, however, we …

NEWS – Here are this week’s NEOGEO Releases

Hamster has been pumping out tons of NEOGEO games on new gen consoles lately. Here are the new NEOGEO releases for the week of July 25, 2017. SUPER SIDEKICKS is a soccer game released by SNK in 1992. This is the very first realistic-looking soccer game released for the NEOGEO system. Use a variety of …

NEWS – These Are the Free Xbox Games for August 2017

Microsoft just declared which games will be free for Xbox Live Gold members for August 2017. On Xbox One, Xbox Live Gold members can download Slime Rancher ($19.99 for free during the month of August. Trials Fusion ($19.99) will be available as a free download from August 16th to September 15th. On Xbox 360, starting …

NEWS – More NEOGEO Games Just Re-Released on New Gens

Hamster has been releasing tons of NEOGEO games on Xbox One, PS4 and Switch almost weekly for the last several weeks. Just this last week they released a few more titles. KING OF THE MONSTERS is an action game released by SNK in 1991. Players choose from one of the six monsters available, and battle …

NEWS – Xbox Deals for the Week of July 25, 2017

The following discounts are available to Xbox Live Gold members now through July 31, 2017. Many games with DLC on sale this week. Xbox One: Content Title Content Type Discount Notes Adventures of Pip* Xbox One Game 50% DWG Agatha Christie – The ABC Murders* Xbox One Game 70% DWG Battlefield 4 Final Stand* Add-On …

NEWS – Metroid: Samus Returns amiibo Functionality Details Here

Launching alongside the upcoming Metroid: Samus Returns 3DS title will be a 2-pack of amiibo consisting of a bad ass Samus and Metroid figure. Translated from the Japanese Nintendo website, we now have a better understanding of what these amiibo will do in game. Better yet, the Smash Bros Samus and Zero Suit Samus will …

NEWS – Tiny Barbarian Getting Physical Switch Release

Nicalis, Inc. announced today that physical copies of Tiny Barbarian DX, the company’s upcoming sword-and-sorcery platform game for Nintendo Switch, will feature a dynamic cover illustration by world-renowned artist and character designer Susumu Matsushita. The game is currently scheduled for release in the fourth quarter of 2017 with an MSRP of $29.99. Mr. Matsushita is …