WaterMelon Releases Footage of New Sega Genesis Beat-‘em-up Project Y

WaterMelon Releases Footage of New Sega Genesis Beat-‘em-up Project Y

Mar 4, 2015

New footage from Project Y offers a fresh look at WaterMelon’s upcoming brawler   WaterMelon Games today released new work-in-progress footage of their upcoming Sega Genesis beat-‘em-up, Project Y. The brief clip shows some of the game’s backgrounds, complete with sweet 16-bit parallax scrolling effects, and an up close and persona look...

New Sega Genesis Horror Title ‘Sacred Line Genesis’ Now Available

New Sega Genesis Horror Title ‘Sacred Line Genesis’ Now Available

Feb 27, 2015

Sacred Line Genesis brings eerie new life to Sega’s undead console Sega may have pulled the plug on their 16-bit workhorse the Sega Genesis nearly two decades ago, but don’t tell that to WaterMelon. The publisher and developer behind the critically acclaimed 2010 Genesis RPG Pier Solar (which recently saw a current gen release on modern platforms in...

Sonic X-Treme Build Goes Public and Becomes Playable

Sonic X-Treme Build Goes Public and Becomes Playable

Feb 26, 2015

Sonic’s cancelled 3D debut Sonic X-treme is finally playable  Since the discovery last year of Sega’s scrapped project, Sonic X-Treme, a dedicated group of fans has been feverishly attempting to finish the game. Originally announced at the 1996 E3, X-Treme was set to be the first original Sega Saturn game but was eventually cancelled due to...

Mighty No. 9’s English Voice Cast Revealed; Latest DLC Campaign Proves Unsuccessful

Mighty No. 9’s English Voice Cast Revealed; Latest DLC Campaign Proves Unsuccessful

Feb 10, 2015

Even the Mighty Fall Every Once in a While Since it was first announced, Mighty No. 9 has been going strong thanks to a tremendous amount of support from its backers. With an ever-dwindling amount of time before its release, Comcept, the publisher behind Mighty N0. 9, has been working on the promised funding-related tier rewards for the game. Just today it was...

Three Vikings Walk Into a Spaceship… – The Lost Vikings Review

Three Vikings Walk Into a Spaceship… – The Lost Vikings Review

Jan 4, 2015

Praise Odin for nostalgia. The Lost Vikings is a welcome trip through Blizzard’s time capsule. Last November at Blizzcon it was announced there would be a new unit for the upcoming Heroes of the Storm MOBA. Their names are Baleog, Olaf, and Erik the Swift. For newer Blizzard fans, these characters may be unknown, but for those of growing up in the 16-bit...

Preview: Alphadia Genesis

Preview: Alphadia Genesis

Dec 29, 2014

A first step taken into Alphadia Genesis, and its fusion of swords and science. As 2014 winds down to its conclusion, it’s time to set our sights onward to next year. 2015 is set to be a huge year for games, but one of the first releases of the new year isn’t your typical AAA fare at all. Alphadia Genesis is a retro JRPG by EXE CRATE, already out...