Category Archives: Arcade
Wed, Dec 04, 2013 | 01:00 GMT
Peggle 2′s Masters are a varied lot; learn about their new super powers in the trailer series through the break.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 16:21 GMT
Indie Royale has announced its Gaming Tuesday Bundle is now available. It contains five arcade titles: Who’s that Flying?!, Aeternum, Rush Bros., Bad Bots and Defy Gravity. All are available for Windows via Steam except Aeternum which is available through Desura. Rush Bros. and Bad Bots are also available on Mac through Steam. The bonus target of $6 will hand you all of the games plus the the Valence chiptune album by Haberdashery. Hit up the link for more.
Tue, Dec 03, 2013 | 15:04 GMT
Velocity Ultra will be released on Steam next week, Curve Studios has announced. The PC version features every level and secret area as the PlayStation Vita original while taking advantage of customizied controls, and full Steamworks support. The arcade puzzle-shooter with a teleportation mechanic will run you £6.99/$9.99/€8.99 come December 12.
Sat, Nov 09, 2013 | 17:44 GMT
Super Motherload, the arcade style digging adventure for one to four players developed by XGen Studios, is set to launch alongside PlayStation 4 next week in North America, and the developer has posted more information on the game as well as a couple of trailers.
Fri, Nov 08, 2013 | 00:35 GMT
Grudge Match: Street Basketball, from the creator of Madden, aims to give players more freedom over how they play than any other sports game.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 21:54 GMT
Tribute Games’ (Wizorb) shoot-em-up and Diablo crafting simulator Mercenary Kings is set to launch on the PlayStation 4 sometime “this winter”. In addition to launching with co-op multiplayer, Tribute Games also hinted that a PlayStation Vita version might be in the works, with the ability to play co-op with PlayStation 4 copies of the game.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 05:00 GMT
Doodle Jump, the simple mobile classic that has claimed more hours of our time than we’d like to admit, has leapt over to Nintendo’s family of handheld devices.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 22:52 GMT
Tale of Tales released a cheeky little game today called Luxuria Superbia, which asks players to give pleasure to the game.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 15:10 GMT
Final Exam, the 2.5D sidescroller action game developed by Mighty Rocket Studios, will release today in North America on PlayStation Network. Those based in Europe can download it tomorrow through the service. It will also release on Xbox Live November 8. Have a look at its launch trailer below.
Fri, Nov 01, 2013 | 08:13 GMT
Blizzard has rereleased Blackthorne, a SNES, DOS and 32X platformer the company released in its Lost Vikings era on Battle.net. If you head over to your Battle.net account page and go to “Download Game Clients” under Games and Codes, you’ll find the Windows only rerelease. Aside from figuring how to make it run on a modern computer, Blizzard doesn’t seem to have touched the shotgun-em-up, with its original pixels gloriously free of smoothing and MIDI soundtrack intact.
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 | 03:26 GMT
Phantasm Studios has announced Ghosts ‘N Goblins: Demon World, a Kickstarter entry in Capcom’s venerable franchise that as of yet, doesn’t have Capcom’s blessing. Asking for $50,000 and targeting the Ouya, Xbox Live, PlayStation Network and “eShop” for release, Phantasm’s CEO Monty Singleton is adamant that even should the game not get Capcom’s go ahead, it will release with just a slightly altered title and name for Arthur. Check out his plan after the jump.
Wed, Oct 30, 2013 | 20:15 GMT
Thu, Oct 24, 2013 | 17:08 BST
Former LucasArts developers who worked on Star Wars: 1313 and the E3 2012 demo for it, have put a new multi-layered 3D side-scroller called Super Roman Conquest up on Kickstarter.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 21:20 BST
Capcom plans to releases Mega Man Game Boy titles through 3DS Virtual Console, and today, the firm’s senior online and community manager Brett Elston noted on Capcom Unity it will be a while before the titles are released.
Sat, Oct 12, 2013 | 22:01 BST
Zen Studios announced during New York Comic Con 2013 today that a Doctor Strange Pinball table will be made available for Marvel Pinball in December.
Fri, Oct 11, 2013 | 16:03 BST
Vlambeer’s Nuclear Throne is now available through Steam’s Early Access. The randomly-generated arcade action title was once known as Wasteland Kings, but the developer changed the name through an amicable agreement with Wasteland 2 developer inXile. Early Access will run you $13 and and at present, the alpha build includes seven characters, four worlds, a couple boss battles, and all sorts of weapons and the like. At least four more worlds and an undefined number of secret worlds to explore, both on Earth, other planets and other dimensions will be made available at launch along with additional characters, B-skins, sound effects, “Dangerous Crown Vaults to raid for game-changing Crown Modifiers,” and more. Hit up the link for the rest.
Wed, Oct 09, 2013 | 21:51 BST
A Darth Vader tribute pinball table is releasing next week on PlayStation Network for PS3 and PS Vita with Cross Buy. It’s in the new Star Wars Pinball: Balance of the Force pack which can be picked up through Zen Pinball 2, or in the stand alone Star Wars game for £7.99/€9.99. Check out the trailer for it below.
Mon, Sep 30, 2013 | 03:16 BST
Vlambeer’s randomly-generated arcade action title has been renamed following an amicable agreement between the indie pair and Wasteland 2 developer inXile.
Fri, Sep 27, 2013 | 16:58 BST
Putty Squad and The Pinball Arcade are PlayStation 4 launch titles, publisher System 3 has announced. Each will be made available on the console by November 29. Putty Squad is a remake of the 1992 platformer and downloadable levels will be made available for free at launch alongside the original Super Putty. It also includes Cross-Play support with the Vita version, and as well as DualShock 4 touch controls. The Pinball Arcade will feature 22 tables which span Star Trek, Twilight Zone, and more. Thanks, Eurogamer.
Wed, Sep 18, 2013 | 09:29 BST
Retro City Rampage creator Brian Provinciano has detailed his career so far, and his success on consoles. He has suggested that console games need not be as risky a proposition as they first appear in a new talk.