Tag Archives: Arcade

Cover Art: Dungeons & Dragons Collection (Saturn)

Welcome to Cover Art! A section of the site where we look at a retro video game’s box cover art and briefly discuss it’s gameplay and legacy.

Dungeons & Dragons Collection for the Sega Saturn is a compilation port of 2 great arcade beat’em ups by Capcom released in 1999. It includes Dungeons & Dragons: Tower of Doom and Dungeons & Dragons: Shadow over Mystara. The cover art is … [ Read More... ]

G.rev’s Dreamcast Shmup Under Defeat remastered for PS3

If you’re a regular reader of BabysoftMurderhands.com then you know we love our shootemups here. Back in 2005, Japanese game developer G.rev released a shmup called Under Defeat in arcades and shortly after on the Sega Dreamcast. Since then it’s been remastered with HD graphics and a few extra features for Playstation 3 with the name Under Defeat HD Deluxe Edition! Although at first glance it appears to be … [ Read More... ]

Nerd Review: Wreck-It Ralph

As gamers, we all know that most movies based on video games tend to be pretty bad. And most movies about the subject of video games tend to be found in the bargain bin soon after (Grandma’s Boy). Wreck-It Ralph does a lot right and I can’t really find anything it does wrong. Funded by Disney… Directed by Rich Moore (The Simpsons, Futurama, The Critic) … [ Read More... ]

Atari Arcade: Official Atari Free To Play HTML 5 Arcade

Back in the 80s, you could play Atari games in a dark room surrounded by other machines with glowing screens. You could also play them at home. Atari now is letting you play their classics for free, right in your browser and they’re calling it the Atari Arcade. All the games are made using Javascript and HTML 5 which load natively in your web browser. Any HTML 5 compatible … [ Read More... ]