They suckered me back in! The new Pong Countercade from Arcade1Up got me back in the A1U ecosystem again. A new 2-player form factor, coupled with the classic Pong, spinners, and Tempest all stacked up to convince me to pre-order this new unit. What do you want to see in a review of the Pong […]
Rolling Thunder from the My Arcade line of Micro Players hit the scene back, in 2019, but if you’re looking to flesh out your tiny arcade collection, is this one you should seek out? Rolling Thunder is a run-and-gun shooter action game produced by Namco, originally released as a coin-operated arcade game in 1986. Take […]
DEATHLOOP is a next-gen FPS from Arkane Lyon, the award-winning studio behind Dishonored. In DEATHLOOP, two rival assassins are trapped in a mysterious timeloop on the island of Blackreef, doomed to repeat the same day for eternity. Deathloop on Steam » bit.ly/3AloXvT #deathloop #genxgrownup Join GenXGrownUp for Perks! » bit.ly/395HEr9 S U B S C […]
The Gardener and the Wild Vines: Leap and slash at flowers growing on the vines to propel yourself up. Chain them together to go fast, but watch your step! Gardner is NOW LIVE, and we can’t wait to take a deeper look at this indie platformer from our friends at Finite Reflection Studios; the gang […]
Join GenXGrownUp for Perks! » bit.ly/395HEr9 The popular video game comes to life on Frogger, streaming now only on Peacock. Could this possibly be anything other than a horrible misappropriation of our GenX classic? Join Jon as he makes his way through the entire premiere episode so you don’t have to! My favorite athlete in […]
My Arcade 40th Anniversary Micro Player vs. Pocket Player Comparison – Which One’s Worth Your Money?
My Arcade has put out plenty of Pac-Man releases, but two of the most notable are 2018’s Pocket Player and 2020’s 40th Anniversary Micro Player. Despite the very different review score awarded by GenXGrownUp, many commenters felt that the version of Pac-Man in these two releases was actually the same. But is it? In this […]