Tag Archives: fighting

Batman Forever Proves Digitized Graphics Aren’t Always Best – Today in Retro Gaming – September 4th 1995

With the popularity of titles like Mortal Kombat it was only a matter of time before we got a fully digitized brawler.  Acclaim was fine with doing just that for fans of the movie Batman Forever (there were some, right?)

New Game- Garou- Mark of the Wolves, Neo Geo Classic, Now Available for Android and iOS

SNK Playmore are doing more ports of some of their classic Neo Geo console games.  The latest title to receive the porting treatment is Garou: Mark of the Wolves.  As with most of their ports to the mobile market, Garou:

Bandit Gaming: Street Fighter II Champion Edition, Hyper Fighting, for Virtual Boy Spotted in Wild

That is a convoluted title, for sure, but it is true.  A port of Street Fighter II Champion Edition, called Hyper Fighting, for the Nintendo Virtual Boy has been found in the wild.  We are talking complete here folks- box,

King of Fighters 2012 Now Free Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Franchise

SNK has proven quite prolific in keeping their fans happy, either through re-releases of old franchise titles, taking established series in new directions or re-releasing formerly paid games as free.  SNK are not completely stupid in releasing King of Fighters

Bandit Gaming: Ultimate Mortal Kombat 3 In Progress for the Game Boy Color

The Game Boy, and Game Boy Color, got a few games that made gamers go “huh” when they discovered them. One such title was the original Mortal Kombat which hit the salad green Game Boy, Nintendo even censored it just

Kick in the Teeth of Bad Guys in Vigilante on Turbo Grafx-16 – Today in History – August 19th, 1989

The Turbo Grafx-16 launched with two arcade titles, Vigilante and R-Type. The Sega Genesis on the other hand launched with several arcade ports (all but two, I believe). Vigilante is believed by many a gamer to be the spiritual successor

New Game: King of Fighters '98 Hits Android

SNK Playmore has proven they are interested in keeping their games available for newer platforms. We have seen a few fighting games, the Metal Slug series has seen a release or two and we have gotten at least one shooter

Retro Review – Godzilla Domination – Game Boy Advance

When I first discovered Godzilla Domination, I was apprehensive about it.  I was a dyed in the wool fan of King of Monsters fan from way back when it first hit arcades (and later certain home consoles).  One thing that