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XBLIG – Valkyrius

Another one to add to the list of really good shooters in the XBL indie arena. Revives the dual weapon mechanic of games such as Silpheed and Einhander, and adds a teleport feature which definitely takes a

XBLA – Foul Play

Well, it seems pretty shameless to have released a game ‘played on stage’ so soon after the obvious inspiration from Puppeteer, but this has turned out to be a pretty solid game so far (I’m up to

XBLA – Girl Fight

I bought this so you don’t have to, or maybe so that you will – you decide. Hard to recommend it with the mash-to-win gameplay when DOA5 is now exceptionally cheap, but for half an hour it’s

New arrivals 25/09/2013

Should have been more – several sellers I need to chase for tracking or sending dates.. Battle Cruiser M-12 – got this VERY cheap including a well made JAMMA adapter and an original marquee.  It’s a fun

No One Lives / The Demented

No One Lives (2012) A slasher film from the WWE, but this time not an action thriller with a big name wrestler in it.  There may have been some of their staff in there but not having

Repair – G07 flyback transformer

One of my cabs is a Missile Storm I’ve had a love/hate relationship with for some time.  It came from the famous Duke Of Lancaster cab raid, I actually had two of them – put all the

Repair – Undercover Cops cap damage / bad seller

A bit of a sad story this one, one without a complete ending in fact.  A few weeks ago I bought an Undercover Cops PCB + art from a French PCB shop called ‘Video Game Addict’ (www.video-game-addict.com,

Iron Man 3

Iron Man 3 (2013) I picked up Iron Man 3 on Friday, sat around at home mostly feeling ill, so I thought I’d watch it this afternoon. Liked it, Gwyneth Paltrow has a little more of an

GTA V – just .. why?

I picked up GTA V a few days ago, it seems pretty good so far although not actually a huge step up from the last one, not sure what I’m missing after seeing the nearly straight 10/10

New arrivals 20/09/2013

Another pile of PCBs came in – a little bit of everything in here. Real Break Billiard Academy – I bought this a few weeks ago just just under 8 euros, it was sold as faulty –