Monthly Archives: October 2014

Revenge of the License: Todd McFarlane's Spawn: The Video Game

OK, so it’s not exactly designed to scare the sap who picks up the control pad, but I think we can agree: a game about an undead justicar who roams trash-strewn alleys and frequently mixes it up with an immortal

New Game: Gekido the Playstation Classic Coming to Modern Touch Devices

Gekido: Urban Fighters was a brawler from way back in the 32-Bit era (it hit the Playstation in 2000).  Due to when it was released, Gekido didn’t exactly enjoy stellar sales.  The original Gekido was a Streets of Rage style

Kickstarter: Do It Yourself Portable Nintendo 64 Looking for Crowd Funding Support

Over the years we have seen just about every console released receive a portable edition (most have been stupidly expensive).  The main problem with these portable modified consoles is that they were usually created by an individual on a one

Revenge of the License – Alien 3

Continuing with our theme of Halloween Horror, this week’s column focuses on what, for most people, is the worst film in the quadrilogy. We can argue the merits and weaknesses of Fincher’s installment all day long, but if you’ve never

Hardware Hack: Sega Saturn to Receive SD Card Drive

Okay, the Sega Saturn, nearly a blacker sheep than the Sega 32X in many gamers minds, is finally getting some love from hardware hackers.  We have seen the Sega Dreamcast receive the bulk of the interest from hardware hackers in

Movie: Independent Splatterhouse Movie To See Production if Funded

The Splatterhouse series was an iconic set of games that sort of lost itself as time went on (most do). The first game, released on the Turbo Grafx-16 in North America showed that NEC weren’t all that keen on keeping

5 Obscure 8-Bit Gaming Licenses You Don't See Anymore

Licensing a celebrity, sports star, company and others are nothing new in gaming. I have seen many liceneses in gaming over the years. Movie stars, movies themselves, even commercials have made the jump to become a license for a game

Hardware Hack: Castlevania Super Famicom Created by Vadu Amka and It Looks Crazy

Hardware hacks and mods are quite interesting, while modern gamers get official stuff from the manufacturer. That is if you are into simply having an alternate color or some other simple cosmetic change. Modders like Vadu Amka are not content