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Streets of Rage 4 Showcased | #PAXWest

Booth Location: Washington State Convention Center – Booth 6802 on the 6th floor We’re no strangers to the OG side-scrolling beat-em-ups of yester-year. Double Dragon, River City Ransom, Guardian Heroes and many others took up a large chunk of my console-play childhood. All three parts of the Streets of Rage (aka Bare Knuckle) trilogy took […]

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Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice – Review of a Very Hard Game

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice is game by FromSoftware, creators of famously difficult Bloodborne and Dark Souls series. You play as Sekiro, the “One-Armed Wolf”, a seasoned shinobi with a unique prosthetic arm. This “ninja prosthetic” is a tool unique to Sekiro, giving him a wide assortment of ninja tools and abilities on top of a […]

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Review: Dynasty Warriors 8 Xtreme Legends Definitive Edition for Nintendo Switch

The Dynasty Warriors franchise is quite the long-running one, becoming eventually known for its epically scaled battles involving China’s Three Kingdoms. The commonplace playstyle of the series centers on the player controlling a hero from the timeline as they fight through screen-filling waves of enemies while  playing out the note-worthy battles during the era. Heroes […]

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River City: Knights of Justice Review (Nintendo 3DS)

River City: Knights of Justice is a small digital title from the River City / Kunio series of games have been coming out as of late. It’s a straight-forward dive into the side scrolling brawler script that the series is known for. It’s chock full of the familiar pudgy character sprites that you’ve see in […]

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Double Dragon IV (PS4 and Steam) Review

It’s time for another side-scrolling beat-em-up game review! This time, we dive into the latest entry from probably the most iconic beat-em-up franchises of all time, Double Dragon. If you’re a purist from the 80’s or 90’s that’s getting ready to scoff, know that this is not a reboot or a remake. Double Dragon IV […]

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River City: Tokyo Rumble (Nintendo 3DS) Game Review

Were you ever fortunate enough to play River City Ransom in the 80’s or 90’s? In case you haven’t, River City Ransom was one of the very first action RPG brawlers released for the NES in 1989. Before that time, its developer and publisher, Technos Japan, was busy making a splash with the infamous arcade […]