SHREDDER’S REVENGE IS A WAKE UP CALL TO THE VALUE OF RETRO LICENSED GAMES

Last week, to the delight of many, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Shredder’s Revenge, produced in partnership between Dotemu and Tribute games, was announced. A game that no one saw coming at all, Shredder’s Revenge is a love letter to the beloved TMNT titles produced by Konami – and the 2007 TMNT game for the Game…

THE COMIC BOOK CONUNDRUM

In early 2019, I left a job I held for eight years on a gamble that I could make it in the insurance industry. A barrier to entry was that before you could officially begin training for full employment, you had to pass a test in order to obtain the necessary license, a feat many…

WELCOME TO THE ALL NEW, ALL DIFFERENT COMICBOOKVIDEOGAMES.COM

The dream is dead… Not quite, Onslaught. In 2012, I started Comic Games Assemble, a website dedicated to looking at video games inspired by comic books. Comic Gamers Assemble was the first title that came into my mind, partially born out of my own hype for Marvel’s The Avengers and a desire to unite players who shared my…

MARVEL VS. CAPCOM 2’S BIG PROBLEM

2020 is a big year for one of the most popular fighting games ever released. It was on this day in the year 2000 that Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes released in arcades. The sixth entry in Capcom’s portfolio of Marvel Comics themed fighting games and the fourth in the “Vs. Series”, Marvel…