After A Long Break, A Classic Shooter Returns To iOS

Now here's a blast from the past. Courtesy of DotEmu, purveyor of updated re-releases of classic games, Irem's 1987 side-scrolling arcade shooter R-Type is ready to be experienced all over again. » 7/18/13 7:45am 7/18/13 7:45am

The Coolest Japanese Video Games With Over The Top Action

You don't need to worry about Japanese developers when it comes to creating an insane, over-the-top frenzy on the screen. It's in their veins. » 4/17/13 8:00am 4/17/13 8:00am

Can You Handle All This Collectible Nerd Plastic?

The real question isn't how many figures and toys are at the bi-annual Wonder Festival, but rather, can you process all the stunning plastic chaos? Well, can you?

Dubbed "Wonfes", the Wonder Festival is a Japanese model figurine event that brings together professional model makers, figure companies, and collectors in… » 7/31/12 4:00am 7/31/12 4:00am

King Of Games Go Spelunking

Japan's King of Games - our second favourite outfitter of gaming shirts - will this week be adding some more good stuff to their line of Irem clothing. And where there's Irem, there's R-Type, and there's Spelunker. » 11/20/09 8:00am 11/20/09 8:00am

R-Type Coming To Xbox Live Arcade

The Bydo empire must be destroyed. Again. The Australian Office of Film and Literature Classification has rated a new title in the series, named R-Type Dimensions » 8/04/08 3:40pm 8/04/08 3:40pm, for an upcoming Xbox Live Arcade release. The surprise announcement, dug up by GamerBytes, shows that Microsoft will publish, but that developer Tozai will…