Francis DiPersio

Frank has been the caffeine-fueled evil overlord of HeyPoorPlayer since 2008. He speaks loudly and carries a big stick to keep the staff of the HPP madhouse in check. A collector of all things that blip and beep, he has an extensive collection of retro consoles and arcade machines crammed into his house. Currently playing: Dodonpachi Dai-Ou-Jou (Arcade), Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove (Switch), Neo Turf Masters (Neo Geo)

SEGA AGES Thunder Force AC Soars Onto The Switch eShop This Month

SEGA AGES Thunder Force AC introduces Kids Mode, unlockable ships, and more to Technosoft’s arcade classic   In what’s sure to come as welcome news for retro shoot-’em-up fans, SEGA has announced that SEGA AGES Thunder Force AC will be soaring onto the Nintendo Switch eShop on May 28.…
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Ion Fury Review (Xbox One)

Ion Fury On Xbox One Is A Poor Port Of A Great Game     First released on PC last year, Ion Fury is an unapologetically retro first-person shooter. Powered by the same engine responsible for such genre classics as Duke Nukem 3D, Blood (read our review of Blood:…

Anime Roguelite ‘Zengeon’ Now Available On Steam

Out now on PC, a console version of Zengeon will release later this year Zengeon, a new anime roguelite adventure inspired by ancient Chinese culture, is now available on PC and will be making its way to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Switch later this year, the game’s…

Check Out The Latest Story Trailer For ‘Trails of Cold Steel IV’

Get caught up on Trails of Cold Steel IV’s story with this new trailer Publisher NIS America has released a new story trailer for Falcom’s upcoming JRPG The Legend of Heroes: Trails of Cold Steel IV. Check out the trailer below: “As the shadow of war continues to loom…

Retro-inspired Metroidvania ‘Inexistence Rebirth’ Heads To Steam This Month

Get ready to party like it’s 1997 when indie Metroidvania title Inexistence Rebirth lands on Steam on May 22   Indie developer Jonathan Brassaud’s pixel art Metroidvania title Inexistence Rebirth will be making its way to Steam on May 22. Featuring a charming 16-bit aesthetic, the game was first released…

Natsume Announces ‘Harvest Moon: One World’ For Switch

Featuring a new engine and visuals, Harvest Moon: One World is coming to the Switch later this year Natsume and Rising Star Games today announced Harvest Moon: One World for the Nintendo Switch. The latest entry in Natsume’s long-running role-playing farming sim series, the title will feature a completely…

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