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Hard Corps: Uprising Lands on the PS3 March 15th

March 9, 2011

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When Konami announced Hard Corps: Uprising I couldn’t wait to get my hands on this beautiful looking 2D run and gun game, unfortunately it was just announced as an Xbox Live game at the time. With the Xbox 360 getting the game last month, Konami has announced the official launch date for the PS3 at […]

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Mario Bros 8-Bit Crossover

April 29, 2010

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Mario Crossover

Yesterday this new project hit the interwebs and I spent too much time playing it. What we have is a creation of Super Mario Bros. that allows you to choose between Mario, Mega Man, Samus, Simon Belmont, Link and Lance as you go through the mushroom kingdom. What makes this even better is that the […]

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10 Hardest Video Games of All Time

November 15, 2009

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I’m sure this list is debatable, but it sure fires up some old, frustrating memories of sore thumbs and increased heart rate (not to mention agitated parents telling you for the 7th time that dinner was ready). 10 Hardest Video Games

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11-Year old child plays and hates Contra

July 27, 2009

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Over at www.nerdballoon.com they have begun a series called Project D. In this series of videos, an 11 year old kid is tasked at playing through certain NES games and provide his opinion. First up was Contra and of course he didn’t like it. Quick recap was that he hated the graphics/music, it was too […]

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New Contra Rebirth details and videos.

May 12, 2009

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A flurry of videos have been hitting the tubes of the internet along with updated information about gameplay aspects.  Contra Rebirth will be released on WiiWare this year. New Details include: – hand-drawn cut-scenes – English voices – no waterfall or snowfield music – Weapons: Normal, Laser, Homing and Spread – Settings available: Volume for […]

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Konami to release brand new Contra game.

May 8, 2009

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Contra

Konami has announced that Contra Re-Birth will be released on WiiWare in Japan on May 12th. Of course Konami will go the classic 2D side scroller route with this and I assume it will be insanely difficult like all Contra games these days. No release date or word on an American release, but I’m pretty […]

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Contra the movie coming soon!!!

April 1, 2009

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Well not really, a fan just went ahead and made a pretty sweet trailer for what could have been.  And remember kids most video game news you read today will be totatl bullshit as it’s April fools day.  Oh by the way did you hear that Obama canceled June this year? Direct Link to Youtube […]

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Contra recreated in Little Big Planet

February 27, 2009

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I’ve spoken in the past about the greatness that is Little Big Planet.  People creating levels to share with everyone online is just a fantastic idea for a game.  And most people who have played it have become addicted to the level design aspect of this game.  In the past we’ve see Mario, Sonic and […]

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