All posts by Benjamin Alexander

Mummy Demastered, The

The Mummy Demastered is a Super Metroid game in all but name, and a darn good one at that. It’s

Aliens: Infestation

  For a licensed property, Alien video games have fared surprisingly well. Every Aliens: Colonial Marines has been met with

RetroMania Wrestling

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Technos Wrestling

Read more about the history of wrestling video games in our comprehensive book, Wrestling with Pixels! 1991’s WWF WrestleFest is

GunForce II

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series Gunforce

If you played GunForce, a thoroughly below-average run-n-gun with the occasional neat idea, you’d be forgiven if you skipped the

GunForce

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Gunforce

While most fans of run-and-gun video games know Metal Slug, they might not be aware that its lineage can be

WWF In Your House

Please check out Wrestling with Pixels, our comprehensive look at the history of wrestling video games! Both the World Wrestling

WWF WrestleFest

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Technos Wrestling

Please check out Wrestling with Pixels, our comprehensive look at the history of wrestling video games! By late 1991, the

WWF Superstars

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series Technos Wrestling

Please check out Wrestling with Pixels, our comprehensive look at the history of wrestling video games! Pro wrestling hit its

WWF WrestleMania (Midway)

Please check out Wrestling with Pixels, our comprehensive look at the history of wrestling video games! After the steroid trial

Alien vs. Predator (Capcom)

Based on an unproduced movie script, Alien vs. Predator is an arcade side-scrolling beat-em-up that hit arcades in 1994. It’s

Cyberbots

A quasi-sequel to Armored Warriors, Cyberbots: FullMetal Madness was released in 1995. However, while Warriors was a side-scrolling mecha-based beat-em-up, Cyberbots

Armored Warriors

  Following the excellent Alien vs. Predator, Armored Warriors was Capcom’s third beat-em-up for the CPS-2 hardware. Released on the

Battle Circuit

Battle Circuit is an arcade side-scrolling beat-em-up developed by Capcom for one to four players, released in Europe and Japan

B. Rap Boys

This entry is part 2 of 2 in the series DJ Boy / B. Rap Boys

B Rap Boys is a side-scrolling arcade beat-em-up for up to three players, released in 1992 by Kaneko. It is

DJ Boy

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series DJ Boy / B. Rap Boys

DJ Boy (sometimes known as DJ Kid) is a 1989 arcade side-scrolling beat-em-up developed by Kaneko. It’s notable for having

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