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Kick-Ass 2 Official Game Coming November

Freedom Factory Studios and UIG Entertainment are proud to present the new superhero action feature Kick-Ass 2, on PC and consoles this November. The classic beat 'em up...

Activision Announces New Ninja Turtles Game, Release Trailer

Activision, the name behind juggernauts like the Call of Duty franchise, announced today that they will be releasing a new four-player beat 'em up...

Combo Crew Gets Major Update

Combo Crew, the classic action beat 'em up from The Game Bakers, came onto the scene back in May with more style and satisfying combat...

Combo Crew Review

Combo Crew Developer: The Game Bakers Publisher: The Game Bakers Platforms: iOS (Reviewed), Android Release Date: May 23, 2013 Price: $1.99 - Available HereOverview Streets of Rage, Final Fight, Double Dragon. All...

Skullgirls – Painwheel Character Trailer

A new addition to the lineup of the much anticipated 2D beat-em-up Skullgirls has been announced in a new trailer!Her name is Carol, but her foes know...

The thirteenth King of Fighters has arrived

Rising Star Games today announced the release of The King of Fighters XIII, the latest instalment of the long-running beat 'em up. It will...

The Asskickers Review

The Asskickers Platform: PC (reviewed), Mac Publisher:  AGO Games Developer: AGO Games Release Date: 30 June 2011 Price: $4.99Overview:The Asskickers is the first title to come from indie developer...

Raven Joins the Trio in Elsword

Elsword has introduced Raven, a new playable character in the manga-inspired fantasy MMO. A human melee fighter, Raven, uses his Nasod arm (a metal...

Bloodrayne Betrayal Dated for the Xbox Live Arcade & PSN!

Since being announced a bit earlier this year, news on an official date for Wayforward & Majesco's Bloodrayne Betrayal has been a bit scarce...

Konami Slashes Prices on Hard Corps Uprising & X-Men Arcade this week on XBLA!

For those of you who haven't yet got a chance to download Konami's Hard Corps: Uprising or X-Men Arcade on the XBLA, now is...

Lucha Fury Does a Body Slam on Xbox Live…

You ready for some Luchadores, ese? Today marks the debut of Lucha Fury on the Xbox Live Arcade and for those who have not...

New Power Rangers Samurai Trailer Debuts…

Back in the mid-90's, while everyone was playing Streets of Rage, I was playing a clone by the name of Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers:...

Thor: God of Thunder – Nintendo DS Review

Game Name: Thor: God of Thunder Platform(s): Nintendo DS (Reviewed), Xbox 360, PS3, Wii Publisher(s): Sega Developer(s): Wayforward Genre(s): Action/Beat-em Up Release Date: May 3, 2011 (US), April 30,...

Rival Turf Arrives on the Virtual Console…

It is a pretty slow news day as far as Nintendo's digital releases go, but for fans of arcadey beat-em ups, Rival Turf has...

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Beyond Good and Evil: 20th Anniversary Edition Review

Beyond Good and Evil: 20th Anniversary EditionDeveloper: UbisoftPublisher: Ubisoft Platforms: PlayStation 5 (Reviewed), PlayStation 4, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PCRelease Date: Available NowPrice: $19.99 - Available HereOverviewWhen it...

Luigi’s Mansion 2 HD Review

Luigi's Mansion 2 HDDeveloper: Next Level GamesPublisher: NintendoPlatforms: SwitchRelease Date: Available NowPrice: $59.99 - Available HereOverviewOnce in Mario's shadow, Luigi now has a pretty...

Until Then Review

Until ThenDeveloper: Polychroma GamesPublisher: Maximum EntertainmentPlatforms: PC, PlayStation 5 (Reviewed)Release Date: Available NowPrice: $19.99 USD - Available HereOverviewBeing a teenager is an awkward time...