Japanese Video Games Where You Can Play As A Badass American

The influence of American action movies in Japan has been huge. Shortly after the success of all the 1980s Hollywood action flicks with dudes like Schwarzenegger, Stallone and Chuck Norris, Japanese gaming created an entire library of different action titles with one common feature: Kill everything on the screen. Oh,… » 3/27/13 8:08am 3/27/13 8:08am

Metal Slug HD? Et Tu, SNK?

How does one modernize an 8- or 16-bit classic? If your Capcom or Konami, you may decide that low-fi is the way to go, with Mega Man 9 » 9/18/08 9:00pm 9/18/08 9:00pm and going for that old-school look. On the other hand, you can go the route, putting a high-definition spit-shine on your strictly retro gameplay. That's what SNK may finally be…