The Sega Arcade: Pop-Up History is a pop-up book that celebrates the work of game designer Yu Suzuki. It includes pop-up models of the arcade machines for Hang-On, Space Harrier, OutRun, ThunderBlade and After Burner along with their stories.
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You’ll soon be able to experience the original Pokemon in a whole new light. Pokemon Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokemon Let’s Go, Eevee! for the Nintendo Switch are 3D remakes of Pokemon Yellow, with added Alolan forms for each of the 151 original Pokemon. Drops 11/16/18.
Set in an alternate 1980s, Phantom Doctrine is a tactical RPG that puts you in control of either CIA or KGB operatives. While the game’s turn-based combat system borrows heavily from XCOM, it has its own twists and improvements. Drops 8/14/18 for Windows, Xbox One and PS4.
Anyone who has every played Tetris knows that the game’s shapes are as straight-edged as they come. But animator C4D4U decided to see what the game might look like if the pieces were made out of Jell-O. We’d only wish we could play this bouncy, squishy version of the game.
While the cinematic trailer for EA and BioWare’s action RPG Anthem wowed folks at E3 2018, we’re much more excited now that we’ve seen 20 minutes of actual gameplay. Sit back and enjoy this in-game footage as a team of four players complete the “Scars & Villainy” mission.
While this walkthrough from the vaults into the wasteland of West Virginia doesn’t really deliver on the gameplay mentioned in its title, it does show off an incredibly detailed universe, along with some truly terrifying new creatures, born from the nuclear fallout in Fallout 76.
The Binding of Isaac: Four Souls is a spinoff of the eponymous video game, and also created by Edmund McMillen. The card game is played with up to four people and features characters, monsters and items from the video game. Whoever gets four souls from the bosses wins.
If you’re hunting for an affordable all-around LED-lit mechanical keyboard, check out Cooler Master’s new CK552. Take your pick from Gateron’s mechanical switches, then have fun modifying the RGB lighting and macros on the fly thanks to the keyboard’s onboard controls.
Capcom celebrates the PlayStation classic’s 20th anniversary with an ultra high-definition remake. The new Resident Evil 2 features 4K graphics, a new over-the-shoulder camera and an option for a modern control scheme. Coming to Windows, Xbox One and PS4 on 1/25/19.
Digital Storm’s mid-tier gaming laptop may not look flashy or modern, but it’s what’s inside that counts, and what the company is asking for it is very reasonable. The Equinox 15 has a 1080p 144Hz screen, a 6-core Core i7 CPU, GTX 1070 Max-Q GPU, and upgradable RAM and storage.
House Flipper is what it says it is. But this video game has gone viral even before its final release, thanks not only to its silly premise but also to its addicting progression. Buy a house, clean and fix it up, and then sell it so you can buy a better house. Rinse and repeat.
Jurassic Park Danger! gives you the opportunity to become the wild dinosaurs inhabiting the eponymous attraction. One player gets to control the dinos, while the other players control some of the original movie’s characters, who will try to escape from Isla Nublar.
PS4 owners, if you missed out on some of your console’s best games, watch out for PlayStation Hits. Starting 6/28/18, these classics will be at retailers and at the PlayStation Store for just $20 each. The launch titles include Uncharted 4, Bloodborne and The Last of Us Remastered.
An upcoming retro console that plays PSX, SEGA CD, TurboGrafx-CD and other disc-based classic games by default. But you can also purchase modules that work with cartridges and controllers from the NES, SNES and more. It will cost $249, while modules will go for $59.
Nyko’s PixelQuest is a cardboard arcade cabinet kit for the Nintendo Switch. It has slots for the unit itself and two Joy-Cons. The controller slots have mechanical buttons for the shoulder buttons. You also get a pair of joysticks. Available soon for only $20.