The last time I played a new Contra game was Contra: Shattered Soldier on the PS2. Since then there have been Xbox Live Arcade releases of the original and Super Contra games. What we have not seen though is a true, new entry into the Contra franchise. Arc System Works and Konami are addressing this [...]
For many fans of the epic genre, Japanese role-playing games have all but gone stale. With the exception of Demon’s Souls, there hasn’t been a single title that has unanimously pushed the genre forward. Even Square’s behemoth Final Fantasy XIII couldn’t live up to its hype. However, there is some hope, and master developer and [...]
This was the scene at RedOctane’s funeral for the Air Guitar at the European launch of Guitar Hero II. Irony has a nasty way of coming back at you, no? With the Guitar Hero series being nixed by Activision, it seemed like a good time to look back at the various titles in the franchise [...]
The sequel to the acclaimed remake of Bionic Commando finally adds the ability to jump.
Tales From Space: About A Blob combines Katamari Damacy with 2D platforming in the PlayStation Network debut for Drinkbox Studios.
EA’s latest downloadable title for XBLA and PSN takes the dual-stick shooter genre to some very tiny places that you haven’t seen before.