Side scrolling action platformers are not that popular anymore with gamers (we remember when you couldn’t shake stick without hitting 10+ of them). Ethan- Meteor Hunter is doing it’s best to show gamers that there is a lot of value left in this genre.
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With Disney in the news lately thanks to their purchase of LucasFilms, and subsequent announcement that they are closing down LucasArts, it only made sense to cover this Disney movie licensed game. Disney isn’t all bad, they did license Capcom to remake Ducktales afterall (coming this Summer some time).
Today in History – June 13th, 2001: Roswell Conspiracies: Aliens, Myths and Legends Conspires With Your PSOne
Licensed properties and gaming have gone together since the beginning of gaming really. We had E.T. (if ever so badly received, right or wrongly) and other movies like Porky’s, Texas Chainsaw Massacre and others on the Atari 2600. Television took a little longer to get into the licensing mix (who can name the first television […]
Techland have released some new screens for their upcoming Playstation 3 hack and slash action title, Hell Raid (it is coming to PC and Xbox 360 too if you are interested). Featuring not only a story driven single player campaign, Hell Raid will also offer multiplayer modes with four players pitted against both enemies and […]
Besides haveing a main character voiced by soon to be out of work Burn Notice co-star, Bruce Campbell (Evil Dead star, a campy horror title that recently got, badly, remade). Konami was not scared to try new things back in the PSOne days, Broken Helix is not exactly their normal fare for games. Featuring “4-D” […]
Terraria, the hit indie title on PC is finally coming to Playstation 3 (and Xbox 360 if you are so inclined to that console) next week on the 26th, a day ahead of Microsoft’s console release. For those that have been living under a rock, Terraria is a side scrolling, 2D action adventure title that […]
Today in retro gaming, we celebrate the European release of The Granstream Saga with an ad that explains exactly why you should be excited about playing it in a post-Final Fantasy VII world.
The Giana Sisters, a title that is almost as old as the Mario games, is scheduled to hit the Playstation Network (and other platforms but who cares?) in Spring 2013. For those that don’t know about the Giana Sisters games, they are squarely in the side scrolling action platforming realm of gaming.
Ubisoft has proven time and time again that they are a premiere publisher on all platforms. One title that Ubisoft hit paydirt with is the Rayman series, the reason for this look back. Specifically, the Playstation 2 version which was not all that different than the other versions made available, still has qualities that set […]
Fans of action shooting games already know about this game, probably have already pre-ordered to get the exclusive digital content that will be available for those dropping cash early on. The game drops on March 26th so get ready and enjoy these exclusive shots.