Qix, the Game Where You Are Defenseless Hits the Game Boy – Today in History – May 24th, 1990

Qix Game Boy

Tell a modern gamer that you want them to play a game where they are completely defenseless against enemies.  Also mention that you have no weapons at your disposal, at all.  Then bring up the beautiful fact that you must

Pinball Arcade Brings Pinball Tables to Nintendo Switch

Pinball Arcade Nintendo Switch

Pinball Arcade by Farsight Studios is available right now on your Nintendo Switch. Now, why should you care about this pinball release? For one, the initial download is free, there are In-App Purchases though (more on that in a minute),

Tiny Rails Review – A Train Based Clicker I Cannot Stop Playing

Tiny Rails Android

Tiny Rails is a clicker game. You know what I mean. Those games that your main goal is to simply click the screen repeatedly. What separates Tiny Rails from normal clicker games is, well, they included a cool little game

Major Mayhem 2 Review, They Broke What was Working

Major Mayhem 2

Major Mayhem was a great third person throwback to old arcade games like Operation Wolf and Dynamite Duke. The sequel is very similar but so much key stuff was broken in the name of In App Purchases that it ruins

Nintendo DS Myst Makes Classic Adventure Portable – Today in History – May 13, 2008

Myst Nintendo DS

Not only is the Myst 25th Anniversary Collection kicking butt on Kickstarter right now, but the Nintendo DS version of the first game turns 10 years old. Who knew way back in 1993 that 15 years later we would have

We Took Super Mario Bros on the Go with Super Mario Bros Deluxe – Today in History – May 10th, 1999

Super Mario Bros Deluxe

When you think “killer game” you think of something iconic and classic.  Nintendo knew this when they launched the original Game Boy in the late 80’s.  They launched with Tetris packed in.  Smart move.  They updated the Game Boy over

Stop the Bydo Invasion in R-Type for Game Boy – Today in History – May 8th, 1991

R-Type Nintendo Game Boy

Name your top five side scrolling shooters and odds are, R-Type will be on that list. At least if you are an old school retro gamer it would be. The Nintendo Game Boy was not known for its quality screen

Super Hydorah Physical PlayStation Vita Release Incoming

Super Hydorah PlayStation Vita

The PlayStation Vita is not dead. You may have read that on other sites. While games have slowed in release, but they are not done. Super Hydorah by Abylight Studios is proof of this. Available June 8th from Limited Run

Goosebumps HorrorTown Pre-Registration Opens on Android and iPhone, Launches May 30th

Goosebumps HorrorTown

Fans of the Scholastic series of books called Goosebumps should be happy to hear that they are getting a mobile game. Set in HorrorTown, players have a choice to make. Play as the monsters or as the humans. The choice

Arcade Action Game Cast of the Seven Godsends to Bring Retro Arcade Action to the Nintendo Switch

Cast of the Seven Godsends Nintendo Switch

Anyone else watch the trailer below and get a strong first-generation Neo Geo feel from Cast of the Seven Godsends like I did? Merge Games Ltd’s game aims to remind gamers of the good old 2D side scrolling action days