Jahanzeb Khan

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Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Sega Mega Drive

Going by the original Japanese launch date of October 1988, the Sega Mega Drive (Sega Genesis) turns 25 in 2013. It’s an occasion worth celebrating, and what’s pleasing is that the Mega Drive is a name that is still well known and relevant in the modern gaming scene. It certainly didn’t suffer the same fate as consoles like the 3DO, Jaguar, and TurboGrafix, where modern gamers ha...

DmC: Devil May Cry: Vergil’s Downfall Review

DmC: Devil May Cry: Vergil’s Downfall Developer: Ninja Theory Publisher: Capcom Platform: Xbox 360 (Reviewed), Playstation 3, PC Release Date: March 5, 2013 Price: 720 Microsoft Points ($8.99 on PSN and PC) – Available Here Overview: If you have not played DmC: Devil May Cry yet and are planning to at some stage, then please do not read this review as it contains spoilers. Also if you ...

Ayakashi Samurai Horror Tales Review

                    Ayakashi Samurai Horror Tales Studio: Toei Animation Publisher: Siren Visual Format: DVD Release Date: January 24, 2013 Price: $49.95 – Available Here Overview: Samurai Horror Tales is a collection of three stories that although are distinct, yet still have a great deal of underlying consistency in their demeanor and narration s...

Celebrating 25 years of Final Fantasy

It all began as a last ditch effort to create a game that would sell reasonably well in 1987, but 25 years later it stands as one of the most iconic and successful video game franchises of all time, I am of course talking about Final Fantasy. Ever since its debut on the Nintendo Entertainment System, the series has only risen in commercial success and popularity. It was however the highly acclaime...

Virtua Fighter 2 HD Review

Virtua Fighter 2 Publisher: SEGA Developer: Sega AM2 Platforms: Xbox 360 (Reviewed), PlayStation 3 Release Date: 28/11/2012 Price: $4.99 PSN & 400 Microsoft Points (buy here) Overview: The original Virtua Fighter game is widely regarded as the true origin of the 3D fighting genre. From a graphical and technological standpoint, it did things no other game dreamed of doing at the time. It may lo...

Sonic the Fighters HD Review

Sonic the Fighters HD Publisher: SEGA Developer: Sega AM2 Platforms: Xbox 360 (Reviewed), PlayStation 3 Release Date: 28/11/2012 Price: $4.99 PSN & 400 Microsoft Points (buy here) Overview: The Sonic the Hedgehog series is doing very well now, with games like Sonic Colors, Sonic the Hedgehog 4, Sonic Generations, and even well executed spin-offs like Sonic All-Stars Racing. Gamers will of cour...

Fighting Vipers HD Review

Fighting Vipers HD Publisher: SEGA Developer: Sega AM2 Platforms: Xbox 360 (Reviewed), PlayStation 3 Release Date: 28/11/2012 Price: $4.99 PSN & 400 Microsoft Points (buy here) Overview: If you were a gamer during the 90s, then you’ll remember just how big a deal the Sega Model 2 arcade system board was, and this was a time where arcade technology was leaps and bounds ahead of home consoles. I...

Publisher lineup for EB Games Expo 2012 confirmed

EB Games 2012 Expo will be taking place in the Sydney Showground, at the Sydney Olympic Park from 5 October 2012 to 7 October 2012. The publisher lineup has just been confirmed, below you will find the complete list of publishers who will be showcasing their gaming products. 2K Games Plantronics Activision Playstation Bluemouth QV Software Capcom Razer EA Games Sega Konami Turtle Beach Logitech TH...

Voltron Force: Powers Unlocked Review

Voltron Force: Powers Unlocked Studio: World Events Productions Publisher: Beyond Home Entertainment Release Date: 27/06/2012 Price: $19.95 Available Here Overview: Traditional Voltron fans can complain all they want, but it looks like the new series, Voltron Force, is here to stay. A new studio, a new direction, and a new story, Voltron Force received quite the mixed reaction from fans of the ico...

Sonic Underground: Rock On Review

Sonic Underground: Rock On Studio: DiC Entertainment Publisher: Beyond Home Entertainment Release Date: 27/06/2012 Price: $19.95 Available Here Overview: Any gamer who grew up during the 90s will tell you just how huge Sonic the Hedgehog was, in particular his days on the Sega Mega Drive (Genesis). While the popularity of the franchise is still quite strong today, but back in the 90s and even duri...

Higurashi no Naku Koroni Kai (When They Cry II: Solutions) Part 1 Review

Higurashi no Naku Koroni Kai (When They Cry II: Solutions) Part 1 Studio: Studio Deen Publisher: Siren Visual Release Date: 24/05/2012 Price: $49.95 Available Here Overview: Higurashi no Naku Koroni Kai (When They Cry II: Solutions) Part 1, that’s quite the name here! This recent DVD collection from Siren Visual is essentially the first part of the second season of the Higurashi (When They Cry) an...

Leak reveals Sonic Adventure 2 HD for XBLA and PSN

A leak on the Xbox Live Marketplace earlier was picked up by several internet gaming communities and websites, a listing revealing a HD port for the Sega Dreamcast classic , Sonic Adventure 2. Sonic Adventure 2 last saw a port on the Nintendo Gamecube by the name of Sonic Adventure 2 Battle. In the image above you can read some details of the release, further to this was a release date of 3 Octobe...

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