We have certain expectations when it comes to retro games. By now, we've pretty much seen each system's entire library as the games trickled out on Virtual Console, PSN, and XBLA. Even so, there are a few people that just don't want these systems to die, and are constantly finding new hardware tricks and pushing…Read more You Sheep!
The February NPDs are in, and Nintendo's pulling ahead overall with their various 3DS models selling 395k combined, followed by the PS4 as the highest selling console, and the Xbox One following with 276k, up 84% from January due to price drops. The Wii U trails at about 94k consoles sold. Hit the jump for…Read more You Sheep!
Remember Homefront? You know, that game which came out in 2011 and was set in North Korea. Yes, that's the one - the one you can now get for £1.28 / $1.90. The good news is that its sequel The Revolution is in "full speed" development. Originally slated for a 2015 release, several setbacks from Dambuster…Read more You Sheep!
In a disappointing turn of events, Keiji Inafune's 3DS game, KAIO: King of Pirates has been cancelled. It's a shame to see an original IP get dropped like this. Considering Marvelous is letting the $3.8M project go, they must not have had enough faith that it would do well on the market, which is sad…Read more You Sheep!
After they found out that Clickers were actually edible and tasty, Joel changed. What's everybody playing? Greywolfe (@lostwolfe, YouTube): Quest for glory 2, shovel knight, lost eden and hand of fate. again :P andoru (@Andoro36): 3D Out Run, Baby! All 3Days of my 3D weekend!! Cody Hall (@Yoda0VGs): Going to be playing some Chariot and…Read more You Sheep!
On March 14th, Pi Day, Microsoft will be selling its Xbox Music annual pass for $31.41 instead of the usual $100. An attractive offer for their unlimited music streaming pass, which works on Xbox 360, Xbox One, Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Windows 8, and Windows RT. [Update: The price is now live! ] Source: NeowinRead more You Sheep!
Out Run (Arcade) (SEGA, 1986) So, Out Run has just hit the Nintendo 3DS eShop. That got me thinking about games that have had a significant impact on me over the years. Games that, for me, were so astounding, so groundbreaking, so incredibly stunning and awe-inspiring that they redefined what I thought a game could…Read more You Sheep!
Titanfall 2 is adding PS4 to its list of target platforms, but no word on whether the Xbox 360 will see a release. This news comes straight from Vince Zampella, CEO of developer Respawn, via IGN. Thanks to Twinstiq reader Acidicpack78 for the heads up! Source: IGNRead more You Sheep!
PS3 and Xbox 360 owners will have to wait a couple more months to rip out spines, crack femurs, and explode bodies into a million rib cages. The last-gen version of Mortal Kombat X has been delayed. Originally scheduled to release April 14th, it has been pushed with a vague release of "[this] summer." Bummer.…Read more You Sheep!
Wednesday, Twinstiq contributor Trisha Baumgartner posted an article listing the Top 15 Swords in Gaming. When not a single weapon listed was what many consider the most recognizable blades of all time, Acidpack78 requested we write an article showcasing the best that the force has to offer. I decided I would be up for the…Read more You Sheep!