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If you're a gamer in need of some Christmas cheer you might want to give this a whirl. Elf the Movie offers a hodgepodge of game styles, and more importantly it captures the good-natured whimsy of the film. You play as a digitized Buddy the Elf (Will Ferrell) and his motion-captured jumps look...
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2017/12/10: Game Boy Advance: Elf: The Movie

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2017/12/8: Atari 7800: Asteroids, Astro Fighter

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2017/12/5: NES: Ninja Crusaders, Crash 'N' the Boys: Street Challenge

Last December I raved about a little CD-i game called Christmas Crisis (Philips, 1995), prompting readers to recommend its follow-up, Christmas Country. It was not easy to track down, as I had to import a copy from the Netherlands! Christmas Country is a minimalistic holiday platformer...
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2017/12/3: Philips CD-i: Christmas Country

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2017/11/30: Playstation: NBA In the Zone, Tenchu: Stealth Assassins

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2017/11/28: Playstation 4: Redout, Wild Guns: Reloaded

The first time I tried this side-scrolling import I hated it. Arcade is the default mode, which seems reasonable enough. Unfortunately the set-up screens are painfully Japanese and the game seems to have a real attitude about my Vita being offline. Once the shooting action began I...
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2017/11/26: Playstation Vita: Dariusburst: Chronicle Saviors (Japan)

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2017/11/23: Genesis: Zero Wing (Europe), Steel Empire

2017/11/19: Nintendo Switch: Sine Mora EX, Super Mario Odyssey

2017/11/17: Sega CD: Revenge of the Ninja, Starblade

2017/11/14: Atari 2600: Assembloids 2600

2017/11/12: Playstation 4: Undertale

2017/11/10: Nintendo 3DS: Metroid: Samus Returns

2017/11/7: Xbox One: Resident Evil: Revelations 2

2017/11/2: Wii: Alien Syndrome, The Calling

2017/10/30: Xbox: Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas: Oogie's Revenge

2017/10/28: Atari 2600: Guardian, Ikari Warriors

2017/10/25: Xbox 360: The Evil Within

2017/10/21: Nintendo DS: Buffy the Vampire Slayer: Sacrifice (Europe)

2017/10/19: Game Boy Color: The Simpsons: Night of the Living Treehouse of Horror

2017/10/16: Genesis: Cyberball, Decap Attack

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