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While the Standard Daisenryaku series might not be too popular nor well known in the West, that doesn't mean we can't be enjoying the harcore war simulator too. ROM hackers have put together a translation patch for the Sony PlayStation 2 title Standard Daisenryaku: Ushinawareta Shōri which is now available for download.
Next week the complete collections of both Golden Axe and Streets of Rage are due to arrive on the Xbox 360. Given that obtaining the original Sega Mega Drive releases of each trilogy would set you back a fair bit, you'll be pleased to hear that these digital releases will be made available at a pocket price.
For some of you, the name Kralizec will ring a bell. The homebrew team have been a leading name in MSX development for many years, only to have closed their doors recently. As a final farewell Kralizec have released a new game for the ZX Spectrum, MajiKazo, which is now available for a free download.
As far as Sega Mega Drive rarities go, we're all familiar with the likes of Death & Return of Superman and the blue box World Championship Soccer 2, but what about the even obscurer titles? Magic Bubble, an unlicensed puzzle game hailing from Taiwan, is one of these which would make an incredible addition to any retro game collection. [ … ]
Love the Dreamcast as much as we do? Well you're in for a treat! The guys over at NG:DEV.TEAM have kickstarted their latest scrolling shooter project, Redux: Dark Matters, due for release on Sega's console in December 2012. Featuring legendary video game composer, Chris Huelsbeck of Turrican fame, this is one shmup you don't want to miss.
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