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Arcade Games

Tekken Blood Vengeance 3D (Movie)

The martial arts battles of the hugely popular Tekken video game return to the small screen in Tekken Blood Vengeance 3D.

Sunday, 1 January, 2012, 12:00am

The woodcutter's axe

Erik earned a comfortable living as the village woodcutter. It wasn't easy work. He had to rise early every morning, push his cart into the forest in all kinds of weather and spend the day felling trees and chopping logs and timber. Everyone in the village needed wood to make furniture and to fuel their stoves.

28 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Channel hop

Families tucking into supper and a television movie this evening may have to choose between two highly entertaining films with multigenerational appeal. Both revolve around standing up to bullies, but how each arrives at that message couldn't be more different.

19 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Marvel Versus Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds

Marvel Versus Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds Capcom

Punching and blasting their way onto consoles is the long-awaited Marvel Versus Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds. For more than a decade, gamers and Marvel comic books fans have been eagerly awaiting this next instalment - and now we can finally see who the greatest fighter of all is.

6 Mar 2011 - 12:00am

Kicker app

Publisher EA Sports' video-game franchise Fifa 10 delivers the most entertaining football action to date on Apple's iPhone and iPod Touch, allowing users to play up to 20 tournaments and cup competitions.

13 Dec 2009 - 12:00am

Space Bust-A-Move

Those cute little dinosaur twins - Bub and Bob - are back on the Nintendo DS for a second outing. This time they us into outer space for some wacky fun in Space Bust-A-Move.

This classic arcade game requires players to shoot bubbles of different colours to form chains of three or more.

14 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

Game on for Street Fighter birthday

Even if you are too young to have played it, it is likely you have at least heard of the classic video game Street Fighter (SF). Since its release in 1987, the popular fighting game has become a collective memory of its generation.

1 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Shoot em up, shoot em down

Take to the skies in classic fighter planes from the second world war and blow your enemies out of the air in Strikers 1945 Plus.

Originally released in 1999 by Japanese developer Psikyo as an arcade game, the title is now available on Sony's handheld PlayStation Portable (PSP) system.

22 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Take the fight home

The much-anticipated console version of Street Fighter IV has finally arrived, ending a long wait for fans of the arcade game who wanted to play it at home.

8 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Soul Eater

Being based on a vaguely popular anime and manga doesn't help save Bandai Namco Games' new PSP fighting game from being rather average.

The game follows a similar formula to that of the Bleach: Heat the Soul PSP fighting games, where the main characters from the anime are turned into 3D avatars in a somewhat simple 2D arena.

20 Feb 2009 - 12:00am