Armed with Controllers’ KB and Stapesy are back for our Friday feature to play one of the most peculiar side-scrolling beat ‘em ups ever made.
This week, our favourite Londoners delve into Sega’s videogame interpretation of Moonwalker, an anthology of short films and long-form music videos starring the King of Pop. Released on the Master System and Mega Drive platforms in 1990, the aim of the game is to find and rescue youngsters who have been kidnapped by a nefarious villain called Mr Big.
As the AwC twosome demonstrate, dance-fighting your way through waves of goons to the synthesised sounds of ‘Smooth Criminal’ and ‘Beat It’ is entertaining and fun, but considering the various allegations that overshadowed MJ’s career, they just can’t keep the innuendos in check. Mind you, this is a game where the groin-grabbing music superstar is saving children from a nemesis with a suggestive designation. It’s like waving a red flag at a bull.
To any Michael Jackson fans about to watch this: we’re sorry.
You just never know where Sonic will pop up next. This week, he’s reared his spiky head at Two Point Hospital, a sim management game for consoles and PC. They’ve certainly gone Sonic-nutty at that hospital. The staff is wandering around in full-body Sonic costumes (there are four you can
Encouraging news just came from two game distributors today, if you’re a fan of the Sega cult hits Panzer Dragoon and House Of The Dead. Microids and Forever Entertainment have entered a deal to publish and distribute physical versions of “future games” based on these properties…which we take as a
The feature film Demon Slayer: Mugen Train made a mint in the US, and under pandemic conditions. That means Demon Slayer is an undeniable hit, and we should be getting more products based around the series localized here. The newest Demon Slayer game, which is called Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no
Early this morning Sega streamed out Sonic Central, an eleven-minute presentation announcing every Sonic The Hedgehog-related thing they plan to release over the next twelve months. A list of what would be revealed was leaked a couple days ago, and though it might have gotten a couple things wrong (more