Tag Archives: 2d

Trailer For Pixel Kombat a Documentary About 2D Fighters

May 6, 2010

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Vimeo users, Jac & Johan, recently released a trailer for Pixel Kombat, a documentary about the competitive 2D fighting scene. The heavy hitters of this group are the King of Fighters and Street Fighter series, but more series should be covered as well. PIXEL KOMBAT TRAILER from jac & johan on Vimeo. Thanks to gonintendo.

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Tecmo Bowl Remake Gets Official Title and Trailer

March 30, 2010

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I’ve spoken in the past about how excited I am for Tecmo Bowl to be getting a fresh start on our current gen consoles and this new trailer makes me that much more excited. Tecmo has officially dubbed the new game Tecmo Bowl: Throwback and has given us a new trailer and gameplay video showing […]

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Project Needlemouse is Sonic The Hedgehog 4: Episode 1

February 4, 2010

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Sonic 4

Back in September, SEGA began teasing us with vague references to a new “old school” game called Project Needlemouse. Once announced diligent nerds scoured the internet for any clues on what this could be, uncovering design art very similar to the old Sonic games. Throughout the next months SEGA continued teasing us by unveiling random […]

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Tatsunoko VS. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars box art and final roster

October 27, 2009

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TVC boxart

Capcom has recently revealed the final boxart and roster for the upcoming Wii fighter Tatsunoko VS. Capcom: Ultimate All-Stars.  This exclusive fighter for the Wii will be released in January of 2010. For the full roster, read more:

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New Super Mario Bros. Wii Super Skills and Power Suit videos

October 15, 2009

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Nintendo has released new videos showcasing New Super Mario Bros. Wii, which will be coming out on November 15th. In these videos we get to see some of Mario’s super skills showing many ways to achieve 1-Up combos along with Mario and Luigi’s power suits, including the new Copter Suit and Ice suit. Once again […]

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Castlevania: The Adventure Rebirth coming soon

September 15, 2009

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Castlevaina Rebirth

Our friends at the ESRB leaked information on an upcoing WiiWare game called Castlevania: The Adventure Rebirth. This would lead us to believe that Konami is remaking the old Gameboy game for the Wii with updated 2D sprites and everything. Now Nintendo has released their official list of games for the remainder of 2009 and […]

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New 2D Sonic game in the works.

September 8, 2009

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Fantastic news my friends, SEGA has decided to take Sonic back to his roots with a brand new 2D game.  Since his current adventures aren’t really doing to well critically, it’s nice to see SEGA get back to what made them successful……and it doesn’t hurt that a new 2D game is set to come out.

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Go buy Muramasa: The Demon Blade

September 8, 2009

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If you are an owner of the Wii, please go buy this game. By doing so you will help show companies that there is still an interest in 2D side scrollers and games that are moved by the story not just violence and “awesome” graphics. Plus this game has two stories to go through and […]

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Contra Rebirth Available on WiiWare

September 8, 2009

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Released yesterday for WiiWare, Contra Rebirth is the latest release from the successful Contra Series. Konami has made mistakes in the past by trying to go 3D with Contra, but with the PS2 release of Contra: Shattered Soldier years back, Konami took Contra back to its 2D side scrolling roots and hasn’t looked back. Which […]

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