Shock Troopers Review

Shock Troopers Developer: Saurus Publisher: SNK Playmore Platforms: Playstation Portable (PSN, reviewed), Playstation 3 (PSN) Release Date: Out Now Price: $8.99 (PS3)/$6.99 (PSP) The Neo Geo was both an arcade board and a console released in 1990 in Japan, with a subsequence release in the United States. Although it was lost in the video game jungle, thanks to the rise of Nintendo and Sega, it sti...

World Heroes Review

World Heroes Developer: Alpha Denshi/ADK Publisher: SNK Playmore Platforms: Playstation Portable (PSN), reviewed), Playstation 3 (PSN) Release Date: Out Now Price: $8.99 (PS3)/$6.99 (PSP) The Neo Geo was both an arcade board and a console released in 1990in Japan, whit subsequence release in the United States. Although it was lost in the video game jungle, thanks to the rise of Nintendo and Sega, ...

Shock Troopers – New SNK game coming to Playstation

One of SNK’s classic games is set to return this year to the Playstation 3 and Playstation Portable via the Minis service on the Playstation Store. Part of “NeoGeo Station,” it is set to hit Japan on August 25, and the top down shooter is most likely releasing everywhere else as well. One of eight squad troopers is under your control as you fight through the jungle to rescue a sc...

Vanguard Review

Publisher/Developer: SNK Games Consoles: Playstation 3 (Reviewed), PSP Genre: Shooter/Retro Price: $2.99 Vanguard is one of eight games recently released by SNK onto the Playstation 3 and Playstation Portable. Available on the Minis section of the Playstation Store, if you buy one copy of the game, it can be played on either system for no extra charge. The first trait you’ll notice about the game ...

Ikari Warriors PSN Minis Review

Ikari Warriors Platforms: PSP, PSN (Reviewed) Develop(s): SNK Publisher(s): SNK Players: 1-2 Genre(s): Arcade Ikari Warriors released in the arcades in 1986, inspired by the popular Rambo films which were out at the time. The player(s) take control of commandos Ralf and Clark, who’s plane has been shot down and are stuck behind enemy lines left only with the choice to head towards the village of I...

Guerrilla War Review

Game: Guerrilla War Publisher/Developer: SNK Playmore Consoles: PS3(Reviewed), PSP Price: $2.99 Genre: Top down shooter SNK Playmore has released 8 classics onto the Playstation Network and so far, they have all been fairly decent games, although many of them desperately need a paint job and some updated gameplay. Nevertheless, for 20 year old games, they hold up on par with some of the games of t...

HAL 21 Review

Game: Hal 21 Publisher/Developer: SNK Playmore Price: $2.99 Genre: Top down shooter Consoles: PS3 (Reviewed), PSP HAL 21 is yet another classic from SNK Playmore that has been released onto the Playstation 3 and Playstation Portable through the Mini section of the Playstation Store.  If you buy one copy of the game, you can play it on either the PS3 or PSP, although saves will not transfer over.  ...

Athena Review

Game: Athena Consoles: PS3 (Reviewed), PSP Publisher/Developer: SNK Playmore Price: $2.99 SNK has been releasing quite a few of their classic games on Playstation. Athena is one of them. Published in 1986, it has found a new life on the PSN by being released as a Mini. Available on the PS3 and PSP, Athena doesn’t appear to have too many changes from the original version of the game. There is no hi...

King of Fighters-i 002 iPhone Review

King of Fighters-i 002 Platform(s): iPhone(Reviewed), iPad Publisher(s): SNK Playmore Developer(s): SNK Playmore Genre(s): Fighting Release Date: 7 July 2011 Price: $8.99 BUY NOW! Overview Mixing characters from many of it’s previous games along with new ones, the ‘dream battle’ King of Fighters saw its debut in 1994, and the series still rages on today! In anticipation for the l...

Baseball Stars 2 – PSN Review

Baseball Stars 2 Platforms: PSP, PSN (Reviewed) Develop(s): SNK Publisher(s): SNK Players: 1-2 Genre(s): Sport Bright colours, fast action and over-the-top in every-way, nothing better comes to mind on how to describe Baseball Stars 2. Having no MLB licensing your left with 12 teams with names like Aussie Thunder and Japan Samurai, which just suit the game’s style perfectly. You start out se...

The King of Fighters ’95 – PSN Review

The King of Fighters ‘95 Platforms: PSP, PSN (Reviewed) Develop(s): SNK Publisher(s): SNK Players: 1-2 Genre(s): Fighting Story The King of Fighters are back for another years tournament, bringing the worlds most powerful fighters together. The one bringing them together known only as “R” none other than Rugal, who was suspected to have died when he blew up his aircraft carrier in ’94. All the sam...

8 Arcade Retro Releases From SNK For PSP

Today sees the North American launch of 8 pre-NEOGEO arcade titles coming to the PlayStation Store for the PSP and PS3. Emulating that really old-school arcade experience from SNK’s Golden Age, these mini titles are on sale for $2.99 each from the NEOGEO Station. One of these titles, Guerrilla War, is actually FREE for one month starting July 19th, 2011 for PlayStation Plus members! The Game...

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