Tag Archives: shooter

Dodge Bullets in New Sega Genesis Game

The Sega Genesis was arguably Sega’s best console. There, I said it. Sure, the Dreamcast was great, but Sega really shot themselves in the foot by letting it die so quickly. Had they fought for the Dreamcast like they fought

Bomb on Basic City for Sega Genesis Released on Cartridge

Back in June I covered the release of Bomb on Basic City, a new Sega Genesis game by the guy that created Papi Commando.  For those not familiar with Bomb on Basic City, the premise is simple- you control the

Cave Story Coming to Sega Genesis Work in Progress, Playable Demo Available

Cave Story.  A game that has made the rounds quite a bit on modern platforms (my first exposure was on the Sony Playstation Portable).  Now, we can start ticking off classic, retro, consoles as this 2D action game is coming

3D City, Rails Based Shooter, for Sega Master System Work in Progress

3D City is a work in progress shooter for the Sega Master System.  Anyone that has played a lot of retro games in their time will recognize the style as a rails, or forced scrolling, shooter.  The basic game play

Salamander Infects Japanese Arcades – Today in Retro Gaming – July 4th, 1986

Retitled “Life Force” when released in North America a few months later, Salamander was iconic for gamers.  First, this was a spinoff of another Konami arcade shooter- Gradius.  We all know how well spinoff titles usually do in gaming so

Sega Genesis Receives New Game Bomb on Basic City

The developer behind the rather interesting Papi Commando, a homage to Capcom’s Commando, is back with a new title.  Bomb on Basic City is a flying title that tasks you with destroying your own city.  This is not what you

5 More New Sega Genesis Games

It is a proven fact that I am a big fan of the Sega Genesis. It is an amazing console, one that homebrew developers are still making sing with new titles. This is my second “collection” article for the Sega

Battle Squadron Sees Release on Steam

The classic overhead shooter, Battle Squadron, is now available on Steam.  For those that do not know what Battle Squadron is, it is, well, an overhead shooter that could best be described as an early “bullet hell” shooter- a good

Two New Shooters on Track for Release on Sega Dreamcast – Ghost Blade and Redux 2

First up, for those screaming foul on the title to this article- Ghost Blade is back on track as a new programmer has been found that can handle the remaining work.  Ghost Blade is an overhead scrolling shooter in the

Video: Antarex to Bring 2D Side Scrolling Transforming Robot Shooting Fun to Sega Genesis

Ah, the Super Nintendo seems to be getting all of the love lately, doesn’t it?  Shadowhawk is getting a release by Rose Colored Gaming and Collectorvision are continuing onward with Justice Beaver, just to name a couple of new games.