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  1. TwinBeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 |

    TwinBee is a 1985 shoot 'em up that, after originally being released to arcade, was released on numerous platforms including the Nintendo Entertainment System . It is the first game in the Twinbee series of games that includes both shoot 'em ups and platformers.


  2. During that same era, I had an insatiable addiction to Latin freestyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | MetaFilter

    Part 4 of an interview with noted video game developer M2 , upon the completion of Outrun 3D, the latest on a series of 'SEGA 3D Classics', in which games from the golden era of arcades are meticulously ported to the Nintendo 3DS handheld system using a variety of interesting, fairly obsessive techniques. This interview part is specifically focused upon the music composition, but if this piques your interest, the other earlier interviews are amazing, too.


  3. Nintendo Download Update - Code Name: S.T.E.A.M., 3D Out RunRead the original story

    Friday Mar 13 | Gaming Age

    Code Name: S.T.E.A.M., which launches today, is definitely one of the more unique, cool looking 3DS releases as of late, so definitely check that out. The next SEGA 3D Classics release, 3D Out Run, is now available too.


  4. 3D Out Run hits the 3DS eShop todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Gaming Age

    SEGA dropped a quick press release reminding everyone that 3D Out Run hits the Nintendo eShop today, courtesy of developer M2. If you've already been enjoying the 3D re-releases of classic arcade games SEGA has put out thus far, I doubt you'll want to miss this one.


  5. This Week in the Nintendo eShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | IGN

    It's New 3DS week, so that means most of the fun starts on February 13 with Majora's Mask 3D and Monster Hunter 4 Ultimate . Until then, there are some fun retro games available on Wii U and 3DS.


  6. 3D Classics Streets of Rage 2 headed to 3DS eShopRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Eurogamer

    There's been no formal announcement yet by Sega, but an Australian Ratings Board listing for the game popped up last night . Other Sega titles to be relaunched include 3D Super Hang-On, while 3D After Burner 2, 3D Fantasy Zone, 3D OutRun and 3D Thunder Blade are all expected.


  7. Fantasy ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 |

    In Contrast to the many dark fantasy and sci-fi shooters of its time, Fantasy Zone had bright and colorful pastel environments and enemies that were strange and often abstract looking. Gameplay-wise it is pretty standard for the genre, but with some twists such as being able to walk on the ground.


  8. Nintendo eShop update: January 15th, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 |

    This week's Nintendo eShop update sees the return of SEGA 's 3D Classics to the Nintendo 3DS with 3D After Burner II , while - as was revealed in last week's Nintendo Direct presentation - Wii U owners can now download fan-favorite Wii titles, starting with Super Mario Galaxy 2 . Nintendo also began the " Throwback Sale " this week, which sees specific pairings of games in the same series discounted together.


  9. Mario Discounts and Retro Releases Make Up This Week's eShop UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | IGN

    This week's downloads have a retro slant, whether it's the Virtual Console releases of Lufia: The Legend Returns or Street Fighter 2010 or the copious amount of retro-styled games out on Wii U and 3DS. The best part of the eShop this week, however, are the sales.


  10. 3D After Burner II Out Today on Nintendo 3DSRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Gamasutra

    3D After Burner II is the 1987 flight game masterpiece first released on SEGA's X Board arcade hardware. Delivering a true vintage arcade experience , the re-mastered version features eye-popping stereoscopic 3D visuals and offers a host of options and settings, including the ability to adjust the difficulty settings and other visual enhancements, such as smoke transparency that were not present in the original version.


  11. Another day, another Nintendo DirectRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Gaming Age

    Nintendo unleashed a new Nintendo Direct today, with all sorts of exciting news related to both the 3DS and the Wii U. The biggest, of course, being the much-anticipated announcement of the New Nintendo 3DS XL for release in North America. The system will hit on February 13th for $199.99, but only in the XL variety.


  12. EU Nintendo eShop update: 3D After Burner 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Computer And Video Games

    Nintendo has detailed the latest European eShop update, revealing the newest digital titles available for Wii U and 3DS from this Thursday. This week's main release is 3D After Burner 2, the first game in the second batch of Sega 3D Classics for 3DS.


  13. '3D After Burner II' To Get Western ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 |

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  14. Club Nintendo November 2014 SummaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Mygamer

    Nintendo released 8 new games from their Club Nintendo program for November 2014. Uniquely, there are a couple titles that have never been a part of the Club Nintendo program before and could be worth a look if you have Coins to spare.


  15. More SEGA 3D Classics coming to the Nintendo 3DS in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 |

    When SEGA released their first batch of eight 3D Classics on the Nintendo 3DS eShop last year, they told fans that the second batch being released outside of Japan would depend on how well the first batch performed sales-wise. Fortunately, it looks like gamers voted with their wallets, because SEGA of America and SEGA Europe have both announced that the second batch of SEGA 3D Classics will be making its way westward in 2015! No firm release dates have been announced, but the releases will begin with 3D After Burner II in "early 2015," with 3D Fantasy Zone , 3D Fantasy Zone II , 3D OutRun , and 3D Thunder Blade to follow on a monthly basis.


  16. Second batch of Sega 3D Classics coming to 3DSRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Computer And Video Games

    A new batch of Sega 3D Classics will be coming to 3DS in the west early in 2015, Sega has confirmed. Each game will aim to replicate the full arcade experience, right down to the mechanical sounds of the arcade machines themselves, but will also add new modes, options and original music tracks.


  17. After Burner 2 leads Sega's second set of 3DS classics next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Joystiq

    Sega announced plans to re-release five games from its catalog on 3DS in 2015, the publisher announced today. The next set of "3D Classics" from Sega will reach North America and Europe next year, starting with After Burner 2 in early 2015.


  18. Sprint Offers the Next Generation in Rugged Smartphones - Kyocera TorqueXTRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 | Information Technology

    ENP Newswire - 19 October 2014 Release date- 17102014 - Smartphones are always getting more powerful, but they aren't always getting much stronger. While cases can help survive a few spills and tumbles, most only offer limited protection.


  19. Club Nintendo October 2014 SummaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Mygamer

    Although many games available this month have been a part of the Club Nintendo program before, there are definitely some winners here. It is a little strange to NOT see the original N64 Smash Bros available on the Wii Virtual Console given the launch success of the 3DS version and the Wii U version a month away, but there are plenty of titles here worthy of your Coins.


  20. Club Nintendo September 2014 SummaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Mygamer

    As we get close to the launch of the new Smash Bros for 3DS, Nintendo has prepared a list of Virtual Console titles to create more hype as gamers wait for this anticipated release. Many of these titles were available via Club Nintendo before but there are some winners in this lot.