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What is PICO-8?

PICO-8 is a virtual machine that runs simple retro style games. He intentionally restricted hardware specs, including a 128x128 resolution and 32k program size. You can download and play PICO-8 "cartridges", but you can also write your!-->!-->!-->…

Final Vendetta Launch Trailer

Thanks to publisher Numskull Games and developer Bitmap Bureau, we have a launch trailer for Final Vendetta. The side-scrolling beat 'em up game just made its way to Switch this week.Final Vendetta is a hard-hitting, action-packed beat 'em…

Ganryu 2: Hakuma Kojiro Review

Ganryu 2: Hakuma Kojiro Review In the 80s and early 90s, arcades dominated the industry. Companies like SNK and Capcom released iconic titles that laid the foundation for many subsequent games. While Strider and Samurai Shodown…

Review: NORCO – Destructoid

Welcome to a dystopian vision of New Orleans When I played a preview of NORCO last year I was tentatively excited to play the rest of the game. It had the makings of a really cool experience, but I was also disappointed with such a…

Fire Emblem Gaiden | RPG Fan

Gaiden Fire Emblem never saw a western release except for a 3DS remake. Despite this, I saw the title discussed to the point of nausea in fire emblem communities, and even stranger, people rarely seemed to appreciate it. Now that…