Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris can be explored this December
Nov19

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris can be explored this December

The sequel to Lara Croft and the Guardian of Light will be available from December. It’s called Temple of Osiris, and it will take everything that made the original so good and add to it, including a jump from two to four-player co-op.

900 classic arcade games for free
Nov03

900 classic arcade games for free

Do you miss all the awesome classic arcade games of the 70s, 80s and 90s? Well now you can play them in your browser, for free.

Lazygamer Retro Wednesdays: SNK Neo Geo
Feb05

Lazygamer Retro Wednesdays: SNK Neo Geo

The Neo Geo: A true arcade gaming powerhouse. What’s it like to own one?

Gaming arcades: True social gaming
Oct28

Gaming arcades: True social gaming

We take a look at the small, but thriving arcade scene in Australia. Can you still find decent game arcades in South Africa?

The Arcade game where you win…beer!
Feb15

The Arcade game where you win…beer!

Imagine an arcade game where the winner receieved some ice-cold beer. It’s now a reality.

Get an arcade in your own home!
Oct12

Get an arcade in your own home!

Ever wanted an arcade cabinet for your home or buisness? Here’s where you can get one!

Microsoft’s Game Room to Only Feature Kid Friendly Games
Feb03

Microsoft’s Game Room to Only Feature Kid Friendly Games

Microsoft’s attempt to replicate Playstation Home the arcade experience just got a lot lamer. Microsoft have confirmed earlier rumours that they’ve slapped the service with a one-size-fits-all E10+ rating. This has pros and cons – The biggest positive is that Microsoft can now add games to the service whenever they like, without having to get those games rerated by the ESRB. this leads to its biggest caveat –...
EA Sports to make a New NBA Jam?
Jan06

EA Sports to make a New NBA Jam?

Midway is dead. Warner Bros. picked up its festering barely re-animated corpse, along with most of its intellectual property (Braaaaaaaaains!). One licence that they didn’t acquire though is a particular favourite of mine, and if the rumours are right is one that we may see again – courtesy of EA Sports. According to ESPN, EA sports have been tasked with bringing the NBA Jam series back to life, under the helm of Mark...
Final Fight and Magic Sword Beating their Way to PSN, XBLA
Nov27

Final Fight and Magic Sword Beating their Way to PSN, XBLA

Good news for fans of classic side-scrolling beat ‘em ups. Capcom is porting two of their most classic to PSN and XBLA; the seminal Final Fight, and the equally awesome Magic Sword. Even better is that they’ll be bundled together and billed as “Final Fight: Double Impact” Ufortunately unlike other Capcom classics like Super Street Fighter 2 and Puzzle fighter they will not be getting a graphical overhaul, instead being...
Mortal Kombat Redux? Digitised Fighters Resurrected
Jul01

Mortal Kombat Redux? Digitised Fighters Resurrected

While I can’t think of a single person who really yearns for the return of games made using digitised actors – old-age gems such as Pitfighter, Mortal Kombat and Naughty Dog’s godawful  MK rip-off Way of the Warrior – it seems one company wants to return to this not-quite-golden-age. Indie developer Galloping Ghost has been working on Dark Presence ; An arcade-bound, ultra violent fighting game in the vein of...