Happy 15th Anniversary, Dreamcast! Are you still thinking?
If there’s one beat ‘em up that every modern version today can trace their roots back to, it has to be Irem’s Kung-Fu Master in 1984. Considered by many to […]
He’s no Kenjiro, but he still kicks ass.
Cloak & Dagger in 1984 starred Henry Thomas as eleven year-old Davey Osborne and Dabney Coleman as “Agent X”, his imaginary secret agent friend (who also looks like his in-movie […]
“You must think in Russian. Think in Russian!” So explains a Soviet physicist to Air Force Major, Mitchell Gant, played by Clint Eastwood in the 1982 thriller, Firefox. Based on […]
The early 90s were big years for beat ‘em ups. Both 1991 and 1993 would prove to be a peak year for both Capcom and Konami which released three apiece […]
The 80s were filled with more than Cold War paranoia. Thanks to Hollywood, they were turned into a playground for over-the-top, American action heroes fighting terrorists and the forces of […]