Cblogs of 3/21 to 3/27/2020: Half Life: Alyx,  Paper Mario 64, and Pokemon raidin’
Mar28

Cblogs of 3/21 to 3/27/2020: Half Life: Alyx, Paper Mario 64, and Pokemon raidin’

Cblogs Recap: Week 13 –Dragonfan010 thinks of a few ways Nintendo can improve Pokemon‘s raids. –Black Red Gaming ranks the games in the Metal Gear series, starting with the first one. –AnonymousOne reviews the flash-based game, Tranformice. –Kerrik52 writes about his embrace of PC gaming. -Neronium reviews the original Ratchet & Clank game on the PS2. –Christos Chatzisavvas shares his...

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The Punch-Out Speedrunning Community Spent Five Years Trying To Beat One Player And All His Records
Mar28

The Punch-Out Speedrunning Community Spent Five Years Trying To Beat One Player And All His Records

Back in the early 90s and early 2000s, Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out for the NES was a popular early speedrunning game. But eventually, players moved on. However, one player went back to some old Punch-Out fansites in 2010 and discovered that every world record at the time had been set by one player, Matt Turk. Nobody had… Read...

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Ikari III: The Rescue is the latest Arcade Archives release
Mar28

Ikari III: The Rescue is the latest Arcade Archives release

Hamster returns to a classic SNK franchise for this weeks Arcade Archives release, as Ikari III: The Rescue has been made available to download on PS4 and Nintendo Switch. Released in arcades in 1989, before later being ported to home computers and the NES, Ikari III is the sequel to 1986 releases Ikari Warrriors and Victory Road. The run ‘n’ gun release sees Ralf and Clark (or Vince and Paul) dispatched to the jungle to...

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Review: Bleeding Edge
Mar28

Review: Bleeding Edge

As a four-on-four team fighter with limited content, Bleeding Edge has its work cut out for it. Ninja Theory’s third-person PvP brawler has drawn a lot of comparisons – and also a lot of skepticism. It’s the kind of game you can download with Xbox Game Pass and enjoy for a week, without question, but does it stand any real chance of sticking around long-term? I’m already expecting the worst given the scope of the...

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Animal Crossing Players Are Playing High Stakes Musical Chairs
Mar28

Animal Crossing Players Are Playing High Stakes Musical Chairs

In Animal Crossing: New Horizons, players are using, chairs, tree stumps, pipe flutes, in-game emotes, and text chat to set up games of musical chairs where the winner walks away with over 100k bells. Read more…

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