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It's accepted as fact by the scientific community that just about any video game based on a movie will be awful. Friday the 13th doesn't do much to buck the trend, but while playing it before Halloween with beer in hand, I didn't hate it. You begin in a church, playing the role of a camp...
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2014/10/29: Commodore 64: Friday the 13th

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2014/10/28: NES: Monster Party, Shadowgate

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In the spirit of the classic George Romero zombie films, Dead Rising 3 conveys that sense desperation you experience when a zombie epidemic strikes your town. In the unnerving opening sequence you find yourself in a pitch-dark containment facility surrounded by cages bursting at the seams with...
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2014/10/26: Xbox One: Dead Rising 3

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2014/10/24: Genesis: Bram Stoker's Dracula, Demolition Man, Prime Time NFL Starring Deion Sanders

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2014/10/21: Playstation 2: Vampire Night, L.A. Rush

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An example of a "rogue-like" or "RPG-lite", Sword of Fargoal casts you in the role of a hero seeking a magical sword from the depths of a dungeon. The dungeon consists of randomly-generated levels with the sword placed somewhere between levels 15 - 20. I played this game as a wee lad and played it...
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2014/10/14: Commodore 64: Sword of Fargoal
2014/10/11: Wii: Goosebumps Horrorland, Resident Evil: The Darkside Chronicles
2014/10/7: Super Nintendo: Super Chase H.Q., Jungle Book, The, Donkey Kong Country 3: Dixie Kong's Double Trouble
2014/10/3: NES: Gauntlet, Gauntlet II, Super Off Road
2014/9/30: Atari XEGS: Flying Ace, Fort Apocalypse, Dimension X
2014/9/26: Arcadia 2001: Turtles Turpin, Hobo
2014/9/23: Playstation 4: Madden NFL 15
2014/9/20: Genesis: Chase HQ 2, Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers, Cutthroat Island
2014/9/19: Playstation 3: Diablo III
2014/9/16: Dreamcast: Gundam: Side Story 0079, Roadsters
2014/9/13: Playstation 4: Wolfenstein: The New Order
2014/9/9: Tiger Game.com: Wheel of Fortune, Williams Arcade Classics, Jeopardy
2014/9/6: Virtual Boy: 3-D Tetris
2014/9/4: Atari 2600: Asteroids, Asterix (Europe), Taz
2014/9/1: Vectrex: War of the Worlds 2011
2014/8/29: Genesis: Dick Tracy, Greendog The Beached Surfer Dude
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Coming Attractions
Bayonetta 2 (Wii U)
Chainsaw Lollipop (Xbox 360)
Frankenstein (Sega CD)
DMC (Xbox 360)
Geist (GameCube)
Courier Crisis (Saturn)
Sega Arcade Classics (GBA)
Al Unser Jr's Turbo Racing (NES)
Silver Surfer (NES)
Rampage (Wii)
SNK Classics Vol. 0 (PSP)
Galaxy Force 2 (Saturn)
Extreme Sports (Dreamcast)
Virtuoso (3DO)
Strahl (3DO)
Robocop 3 (Genesis)
Last Alert (Turbo Duo)
Aliens Vs. Predator (SNES)
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