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Tiny Little Slug - An upcoming Amiga platformer from Slamy and XplrA looks so much better! Well time has moved on since then, and after another heads up from XplrA. we've been told Tiny Little Slug is not only at its final stage of testing, but thanks to player feedback the game looks, plays, and sounds better than ever. According to the team behind the game and from what we can see in the video.

Top Tens - Top Ten Dreamcast RPGs! For this list I have concentrated on RPGs that have English translations. However, it is worth mentioning that if games such as Sakura Wars had English translations they would have made the list. A dungeon crawler with a twist, Time Stalkers takes traditional Rougelike elements and mixes them with J-RPG features.

Magic Tomb - An upcoming PC Dungeon Crawler with an old school feel Fancy playing a dungeon crawler that doesn't look like it's come straight out of a Legend of Grimrock stock room, then take a look at Bhr's work in progress game of ' Magic Tomb '.

How to obtain Quick 4d results and toto results from 4dinsingapore.com 4dinSingapore ranks among the best Singapore 4d and toto prediction platforms. It ranks highly for its ability to give high-quality predictions that can be relied upon at all times. Besides the reliability aspect, the platform is also famed for its efficiency in providing results.

Bosconian ultimate - 1980's multi-directional scrolling shooter arrives on the Atari 5200 It's the Atari's turn for a great port, as we've just learnt that the 1980's Namco game of 'Bosconian', has recently appeared on the Atari 5200, which was previously ported over to the Atari 8bit by the same coder Shanti77. Currently available as 'Bosconian Ultimate' with all the latest patches included.

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Donkey Kong Jr Game and Watch - Alargames ports a classic to multiple Commodore systems! Well this took us completely by surprise, as thanks to a heads up by our good friend Thermoptic, we've been told arlagames has not only released the port of Donkey Kong Jr Game and Watch on the C16-Plus/4, but also the VIC-20, and the Commodore PET. Although he is still currently developing the C64 version which is due soon.

Space Firebird By Kyle Snyder Space Firebird is a game that seemed to taunt me for several summers. From the summer of '81 through sometime in '83, I would always run across a Space Firebird machine when I either didn't have a quarter or didn't have the time to stop and play.

MSX game The 4 Masters of Melody gets boxed cartridge version In The 4 Masters of Melody, you play Mirkell, a talented bard who is lost in the legendary and scary Melody Forest. Only by luck, four entities known as the 4 Masters of Melody find you.

Nintendo Switch NES and SNES Apps Add Star Fox 2 and More The Nintendo Switch NES and SNES apps continue to grow, with additions of Star Fox 2, Super Punch-Out!! and more arriving on December 12th.

Tetris In Pop Culture - By David Oxford What has seven shapes, each consisting of four blocks, falling down a welland disappearing when lines are formed? Obviously, a great concept for a video game - one of the greatest of all time, but unlike a Pac-Man or a Mario, there doesn't seem to be much more you can do with it, right?

The SONY PSX Console is a HIDDEN GEM! The Sony PSX DVR was released in 2003 in Japan. Let's take a look at the PSX today which includes a built in PS1 and PS2.

Sega Genesis Game Music The Sega Genesis may not be as well regarded as its 16-bit competitor, the Super Nintendo, when it comes to in-game music but that doesn't mean there aren't memorable and worthy additions to the '90s era gaming soundtracks that come from this classic console.

Our Retro Game Gift Guide 2019 - Funstock Retro Looking for something to rest your Atari mug on? These coasters feature plenty of retro classics from the N64 era.

Tesla's New Cybertruck Fits Perfectly into Goldeneye on the N64 Elon Musk's low-poly Cybertruck is so retro, it looks right at home in GoldenEye on the N64, without even batting an eyelid.

Boss Machine - This upcoming Amiga shoot em up looks seriously cool But as of today we've been informed by multiple people, in regards to an upcoming Amiga game called ' Boss Machine '; a high quality shoot em up in development by Daniel Stephens‎, Kevin Saunders and Lee Smith that has been shown off in two early project teaser videos.

The Ultimate Video Game Company? By Leonard Herman Imagine if there was one company that fulfilled all the needs of all gamers, classic and current. Imagine if one company owned the rights to all the classic games and reissued them in contemporary and classic editions. Well, before you get your hopes too high, you may as well know that such a company does not exist.

Pinball Machine out of Legos Each year at the Pinball Expo in Wheeling, IL, there is a unique item that draws attention from huge crowds. The Pinball Expo 2019 had one of those attention grabbers. 16-year-old high school student Luke Horwath brought a full scaled pinball machine.

6 Great Horse Racing Betting Tips Whether at the race track or off-site and viewing over video or electronically, these tips will help you be more consistent with horse racing betting. To win in any betting, you must do some research. Unfortunately, there are thousands of tips online that are likely to confuse you.

Puzzle Games - Myst - By Todd Freedman There are a handful of games in history that were ahead of their time technically and graphically. Titles like Doom, Super Mario 64, The Legend of Zelda, and Pong are just a small sample of games that broke barriers of gameplay. Myst, in my opinion, is one of those games.

Catrap - An upcoming Arcade Puzzle game for the C64! Lily Lander wasn't the only game worth mentioning today, as we've recently been tagged on Twitter, that Carleton Handley and Saul Cross is currently developing a new game for the C64 called ' Catrap '.

Intellivania - Castlevania on the Intellivision? YES INDEED! According to the creator however, the game is pretty much finished requiring testing, but compromises have been made to bring it to the Intellivision. "The secret treasures found by kneeling or waiting are unlikely to get added, and no form of weapon multipliers exist either.

Lily Lander - An endless game of Lily leaping fun on the C64 If you're looking for a new game for your C64 and want something different in terms of your standard genre, then take a look at 'Lily Lander'; a new Game Off 2019 entry, that was entirely programmed, designed, and created during the month of November 2019 by Turtlepanda, a game development duo.

Arcade Attack Podcast - December 2019 - David Craddock - Arcade Perfect We're big fans of David Craddock's and he's back with a new book titled "Arcade Perfect" detailing arcade games' journeys to the home console including AA favourite's such as Mortal Kombat and NBA Jam.

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