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The brawling ladies get a current-gen upgrade on Sony's system.

River City Girls Arrives on PlayStation 5

The venerable River City Ransom/Kunio-kun series of beat ‘em ups continues to soldier on with new updates and spin-offs. One of those spin-offs is River City Girls, developed by the 2D wizards at WayForward and published by Arc System Works. While we’re still waiting on the previously announced River City Girls Zero and River City Girls 2, the original game has just received a PlayStation 5 upgrade. Who needs backward compatibility when you can get a shiny updated version with new features?

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Saving the world is a tough job, but Nobody's got to do it.

Drinkbox Launches 'Nobody Saves the World' on Xbox, Game Pass, and Steam

Nearly four years after the release of Guacamelee 2, Drinkbox Studios is finally back with a new game. Nobody Saves the World is an action RPG in which players take on the role of a little guy named Nobody who can change into all kinds of different forms. The game immediately oozes charm and fun, plus it supports 2-player online co-op. Nobody Sa...

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Reserve a chance to buy this feature-rich mini arcade cabinet and accessories.

Reservations Open for Taito Egret II Mini Arcade Cabinet From Strictly Limited Games

Near the end of last year, Strictly Limited Games announced that it would be distributing the Taito Egret II Mini arcade cabinet outside of Japan. Little else was revealed at the time, but that all changes today. Reservations are now open for the Egret II Mini (which comes with 40 classic arcade games) and its accessories, though a release date remains elusive.

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Progress and decisions!

Dying Light 2 Co-Op Details Revealed

Dying Light 2: Stay Human is about three weeks away from its release date, and Techland has been releasing a steady stream of information about the game. Most recently we learned that there are 500 hours worth of content. Umm, yay? But we've also learned today a bit about the game's four player online co-op mode thanks to Dying to Know Episode 6.

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That's not COAL in my stocking!

Back 4 Blood Playthrough - Winter Wonderland Special

We continue our playthrough of Back 4 Blood. Making our way through the meaty campaign and Act 2 in some of the grossest looking set pieces we've seen to date. Counter balancing the guts and gore is a festive Christmas theme with sparkling lights, trees, outfits, and sprays. All of that topped off with what is quite possibly the best use of Christmas music in a game so far. 

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Sam Stone heads to Russia for frosty first-person shooting.

Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem Coming to Steam This Month

We just reviewed Serious Sam 4, a first-person shooter from Devolver Digital. While the recently released console ports suffer from major technical problems, the Steam version performs much better. Steam players will soon have more Sam on their plate with the impending arrival of Serious Sam: Siberian Mayhem, a standalone expansion. Siberian Mayhem is due out on PC on January 25 and will support 4-player online co-op.

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Sam is back with lots of FPS action and technical woes on consoles.

Serious Sam 4 Co-op Review

Serious Sam is a long-running series of fast-paced, old-school first-person shooters from Croatian developer Croteam. Nearly ten years after the first release of Serious Sam 3, Croteam and Devolver Digital finally released Serious Sam 4 on PC in 2020. One year later, an Xbox Series S|X version suddenly launched on Xbox Game Pass alongside PlayStati...

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The recently resurrected co-op platformer is heading to Xbox and Steam.

ININ Games' First Xbox Release Will Be Clockwork Aquario

Xbox has always been a great platform, and many gamers favor the Xbox Series X in this console generation. That said, Xbox consoles have always suffered from weaker support from Japanese developers when compared to PlayStation and Nintendo systems. That's one reason that ININ Games' upcoming Xbox and Steam port of Clockwork Aquario is so exciting. The classic-style arcade platformer features 2-player local co-op and will be ININ's first Xbox release on Xbox.

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At last, an iiRcade cabinet with a sexy shape and shiny light-up marquee!

iiRcade Announces Premium Arcade Console with New Form Factor and Features

iiRcade recently implemented huge end-of-year discounts on its entire line of home arcade cabinets. Savvy observers guessed that the manufacturer might be clearing out stock before announcing new hardware, and that brings us to today. At CES 2022, iiRcade announced its new Premium Arcade Console line. The new first premium machine will feature Dead Cells artwork and several enhancements over previous models.

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Happy New Year!

Co-Op Monthly Round-Up for December 2021

...and that's a wrap on 2021. It was a bit rough around the edges but I'm sure we'll be able to fix that in post-production. So thanks everyone for the good work and we see you in 2022! Sorry? We've missed something? Surely you must be mistaken, Sir! The Monthly Round-Up for December? Mmmh... didn't we do that one back in January? No? Damn. Well, I guess we celebrated prematurely and need to put in some overtime. Unpack everything and back on position. Ready? Lights! Camera! Action!

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