Streets of Rage 4 Coming

24 years after Streets of Rage 3 came out on the Sega Genesis, publisher DotEmu has announced the side-scrolling beat-em-up franchise will continue with Streets of Rage 4. The game is being developed by Lizardcube and Guard Crush Games, who were responsible for Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap and Streets of Fury.  The game will […]

Grandia + Grandia II Remaster Coming to Switch

Grandia, one of my favorite video games ever, along with Grandia II, is receiving an HD Remaster for the Nintendo Switch, and will be available later this Winter. You can read all of the details of the features given so far here.  My favorite of the features listed is Japanese Audio with English Subtitles for […]

The Bard’s Tale Coming Physically to PS Vita and PS4

Sony may be putting an end to physical Vita cartridge production, but that’s not stopping regular releases from coming.  This time it is Red Art Games, a new European publisher, with their first release being The Bard’s Tale: Remastered and Resnarkled.  There will be 5,000 copies made for PS4 and 3,000 copies made for PS […]

My Thoughts on the End of Physical Vita Cartridges

It’s been a little over a week since the news broke that Sony is going to stop manufacturing physical Vita cartridges in America and Europe on March 31, 2019.  I’ve had some time to digest the news and can now provide some of my thoughts on it. If you follow me anywhere (Twitter, YouTube) you’ll […]

40 Winks, A New Nintendo 64 Game is Coming

40 Winks is an action platformer game from GT Interactive that began development in 1998.  However, after being acquired by Infogrames in 1999, the Nintendo 64 version was cancelled.  The game eventually did come out on the PlayStation, but up until now it was thought that the Nintendo 64 version was gone forever. However, Piko […]

New Game, Astro Ninja Man, in Development for Famicom

RIKI, the studio behind other recent Famicom games Kira Kira Star Night DX and 8Bit Music Power, have announced a new vertical shooting game called Astro Ninja Man, for the Nintendo Famicom.   The game is currently in development, and will probably see a March, 2018 physical release.   From the footage I have seen, […]

Why I Bought My First Xbox Console In 2017

[Watch my YouTube video of this article] Why I bought my first Xbox console in 2017 In this article, I’m going to talk about why, in 2017, I just bought my first Xbox console. To understand why, you have to go back a bit into my history with video games. The Early Years My first […]

Rainbow Moon and Rainbow Skies Physical Limited Editions Coming

eastasiasoft will be releasing, through play-asia.com, Limited Edition box sets of both their RPG classic Rainbow Moon, and their new RPG Rainbow Skies.  Both sets will be manufactured to demand, and the only way to secure a copy is to pre-order.  Pre-orders will be open through the end of February, 2018.  Both sets will be […]