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slave zero x

Preview

At PAX West 2022, we got our hands on this prequel to the original Slave Zero on the Dreamcast, so read on for our full thought on Slave Zero X!

Brok facing off against a gang of rodents, one of whom is saying "Absurd! Yer done for!", in indie game Brok the InvestiGator

News

Indie game Brok the InvestiGator has been hit by a slew of negative Steam curator reviews, leading the dev to theorize scammers are to blame.

Evil West gameplay header screenshot

Game Page

Evil never sleeps... But it bleeds. Evil West is a third-person action adventure where players must fight the ongoing vampiric threat that might just

Evil West gameplay header screenshot, Evil West Release Date

News

The Evil West release date has been delayed until November 2022, rather than releasing this September as we once thought.

Midnight Fight Express

Review

With 41 levels of non-stop action, can Midnight Fight Express feed the adrenaline junky in us all? Here's our review.

Heros and villains collide in this group shot for TMNT Shredder's Revenge.

Review

TMNT: Shredder's Revenge is both a grand fan letter to the '80s Turtle cartoon and a radical beat 'em up all its own.

Evil West Game

News

With a similar feel to Weird West, Evil West now has an official release date for later this year.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge PAX East Preview

Preview

View our TMNT: Shredder's Revenge PAX East preview! TechRaptor had the opportunity to play Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge at PAX

evil west preview

Preview

High noon meets full moon in this supernatural take on the Wild West. Here's our hands-on impressions of the first demo of Evil West.

Young Souls

News

The Young Souls release date has been announced as The Arcade Crew is freeing the RPG Beat-em-up from the Google Stadia jail.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge

Game Page

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge is a beat 'em up title that's a retro throwback to the SNES days and the beloved 1987 reboot.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge

News

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge is a beat 'em up title that has just added Master Splinter to the mix. It's also coming to consoles.

Streets of Rage 4 developer Dotemu acquired Focus Home Interactive cover

News

Focus Home Interactive has acquired Streets of Rage 4 developer Dotemu in a deal that should give a serious boost to retro-style games in the future.

Splash screen of an X with red background containing game logo and collage of characters

Review

Streets of Rage 4 was incredible. The one thing that was missing was more of it. Luckily, the developers noticed and brought us the Mr. X Nightmare.

A teaser artwork image for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge

News

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder's Revenge is a retro throwback to the SNES days, and it's coming to PC and consoles soon.

Scott Pilgrim vs The World The Game Complete Edition Key Art

Game Page

Get ready for some fun, retro action based on the popular graphic novel Scott Pilgrim vs.

Scott and his friends in a team up pose

Opinions

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World is back on modern platforms. Everything is back, even the same decisions that almost lead the game to vanishing from

Scott Pilgrim, Ramona Flowers, Stephen Stills and Kim Pine in Scott Pilgrim vs the World: The Game

Review

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game – Complete Edition revels in its difficulty, as well as the graphic novel it borrows from. For just $15, what

scott pilgrim

News

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World: The Game Complete Edition will launch on January 14 for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC, and Google

9 Monkeys of Shaolin Key Art

Game Page

The beat'em up returns with 9 Monkeys of Shaolin, from the developers of the brawler Redeemer. 

9 Monkeys of Shaolin Header

Review

The beat 'em up genre used to absolutely dominate the world of video games, but as time has gone on and gamers have clamored for more open world

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World

News

Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World: The Game Complete Edition is coming after a long wait by dedicated fans, but there's some interesting news regarding the

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World The Game Complete Edition cover

News

Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game Complete Edition has been announced during the September 2020 Ubisoft Forward stream and it's all set to arrive

Streets of Rage 4 physical edition cover

News

Quite a few people wanted to get a Streets of Rage 4 physical edition, but it appears that there has been some confusion on the

Streets of Rage 4 Review

Review

Streets of Rage 3 debuted on the Sega Genesis on March 17, 1994.

Promo artwork for Streets of Rage 4

News

After a release date false start earlier this month, upcoming side-scrolling brawler Streets

Streets of Rage 4 release date fighting cover

News

Beat 'em up fans were excited to see the Streets of Rage 4 release date appear on the Nintendo eShop recently, but there's some

Streets of Rage 4

Game Page

The next chapter in one of Sega's most storied franchises is here! Streets of Rage 4 brings back Blaze, Axel and the rest to do battle on those mean

streets of rage 4 key art

News

Streets of Rage 4 has been announced in a tweet by Dotemu, a developer/publisher with a focus on retro ga