Sony's PlayStation 2 might have been discontinued earlier this year and their PlayStation Portable long been superseded by the PlayStation Vita in Europe, but there was still the occasional new game for both systems. Today marks the ends of this their era though with the final European release hitting the market - Pro Evolution Soccer 2014.
Over the course of the year Sega has teased us with a handful of retro gaming classics recieving the 3DS treatment in Japan. These updated ports of Space Harrier, Super Hang-On, Sonic The Hedgehog, Altered Beast, Ecco the Dolphin, Galaxy Force II, Shinobi III and Streets of Rage are all now set to be released in Europe and America by the end of the [ … ]
Several decades ago before Sega reclaimed the scrolling beat 'em up genre with Streets of Rage, Technōs Japan's brawler Double Dragon fought its way to become the king of the coin-ops. If you're a fan of the incredibly difficult credit-gobbler series, you're in for a treat as DotEmu have secured the rights to re-release the trilogy on mobile.
Earlier this year we were lucky enough to get our hands on one of JXD's earlier product releases, the S7300B. This Android based tablet offering video game controls provided a stunning platform for emulation fans, however, it's about to be bettered. The JXD S7800B is just around the corner and its advancements in power are set to blow the emulation [ … ]
In 1983 Tim Martin created an iconic video game for Atari's range of 8-bit computers known as Spelunker. Not too long after, the cave-crawling platformer soon found its way on to countless other computers and consoles, shortly before becoming a memorable adventure for all the right reasons. As of today, your memories with Spelunker can be awoken as [ … ]
Now joining Sonic The Hedgehog and Sonic CD on touchscreen devices is the highly rated speedy Mega Drive sequel, Sonic The Hedgehog 2. Unlike the prior iOS release of the 1992 classic, this updated port of Sonic 2 is built from the ground up by Christian Whitehead - a 60fps emulation-free offering of our favourite blue hedgehog's antics.
When somebody brings up the subject of 16-bit platformers, Sonic, Mario, Superfrog and Bubsy are often amongst the first which come to mind, but what about that slightly revolting one left behind in 1994? Funnily enough - just in time for his 20th birthday - it looks like Boogerman is set to make a snotty comeback via Kickstarter's crowd funding pl [ … ]