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Exclusive: “Streets Of Rage 4” Boss Clip With Cherry Hunter

Bleeding Cool is happy to present a cool little exclusive from Dotemu as we’re showing off some exclusive gameplay from Streets Of Rage 4. Back at PAX West we played the game a little bit and even had a chance to try out the latest character, Cherry Hunter. Now you have a chance to see […]

Enjoying "Windjammers 2" & "Streets Of Rage 4" At PAX West

Enjoying “Windjammers 2” & “Streets Of Rage 4” At PAX West

During PAX West we paid a visit to the folks at Dotemu to check out Windjammers 2 and Streets Of Rage 4 just to see where they were at. We’ll start with Streets Of Rage 4 where I jumped in with another member of the press to mess around with some new levels. I dove […]

"Streets Of Rage 4" Introduces A New Character At Gamescom 2019

“Streets Of Rage 4” Introduces A New Character At Gamescom 2019

Dotemu kicked off Gamescom 2019 with one of the first announcements of the event, introducing a new character into Streets Of Rage 4.  The character is Cherry Hunter, who is the daughter of Adam Hunter from the original Streets of Rage. The company released a few details about her, as well as a trailer highlighting […]

“Streets Of Rage 4” Reveals Complete Soundtrack And Composers

Dotemu, Lizardcube, and Guard Crush Games revealed today the talent they’ll be working with for the Streets Of Rage 4 soundtrack. Five individuals were picked to work on the soundtrack, as the company will be working with Yūzō Koshiro, Motohiro Kawashima, Yoko Shimomura, Hideki Naganuma, and Keiji Yamagishi. If those names don’t sound familiar, we have their credits […]

Feeling The Flow With Windjammers 2 at PAX East 2019

Feeling The Flow With Windjammers 2 at PAX East 2019

During that Streets Of Rage 4 preview at PAX East, we got a taste of another retro sequel Dotemu is working on with a demo of Windjammers 2. After having great success and popularity with the 2017 port they did of the original on PS4 and Vita that included online multiplayer, the company got a […]

We Enthusiastically Got To Try Out Streets Of Rage 4 at PAX East 2019

We Enthusiastically Got To Try Out Streets Of Rage 4 at PAX East 2019

One of the surprise video games we got to demo at PAX East this year was a private demo of Streets Of Rage 4 from Dotemu, Lizardcube, and Guard Crush Games. We were led off into a small room that was all decked out in ’90s posters and furniture. All that was missing was a […]

Windjammers 2 - Gameplay Reveal Trailer (alpha footage)

Dotemu Shows Off a Gameplay Trailer for Windjammers 2

Dotemu has released a brand new gameplay trailer showing off the look and feel of Windjammers 2 before it starts making the convention rounds. The trailer is short and to the point with alpha footage of the game, but you basically get a pretty good sense of the style and direction they plan on taking […]

Streets of Rage 4 is Coming After 24 Years of Waiting

Dotemu has announced that Streets of Rage 4, which is to be developed by Lizardcube and Guard Crush Games. Streets of Rage is one of the enduring titles from early on in mainstream gaming. The beat ’em up was the standard bearer for the genre and remains a major part of a lot of players […]

Windjammers 2

Windjammers 2 Has Been Announced… No, Really

During Nintendo’s Nindies Direct today, it was announced that Windjammers 2 is coming. Windjammers has seen a bit of a resurgence of late. The game had kept a cult following in recent years, but it all became official when Dotemu rereleased the title for PlayStation 4 and PC last year. Just last week it was […]

Windjammers

Windjammers Gets Fun New Trailer as It’s Announced for Nintendo Switch

Dotemu has announced that it is bringing Windjammers to the Nintendo Switch. Over the last several years, Windjammers has built an engaged little community. The ’90s frisbee game has received a cult-like status with many loving the pace, simplicity, and bizarre scoring system. It has a lot of charm, and it holds up due to its […]

Feeling the Weight of the World in Dark Devotion

Sometimes, when you’re a media person covering events like PAX East, your appointments fly by fast and you get some time to check out other cool stuff along the way to getting to other appointments. Such is the case with Dark Devotion, as I briefly tried it out on Friday morning. The game itself is an […]

Ys Origin

YS Origin Headed to Xbox One Sometime This Spring

As a prequel set 700 years before the events of the first entry in the long-running RPG series, Ys Origin is a great starting point for those wanting to jump into the series. The game also stands as a fantastic entry in the series for those that want to experience it from the beginning. And now it […]

Throwing Discs Like It’s ’94: We Review ‘Windjammers’

If you’re not familiar with Windjammers, that’s totally reasonable. The game was released in arcades in 1994 and was usually shoved off into the section with sports titles and never really sat by titles like Street Fighter II or Mortal Kombat. The game eventually made its way to console, but only for the NeoGeo so […]

WindJammers Is Getting A PS4 And PSVita Release in August

DotEmu, developer and publisher specializing in modern releases of beloved retro games, is thrilled to announce that Windjammers will be available on August 29th on  PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. As you might have guessed from DotEmu’s specialty, this is not going to be an HD remaster or anything more fancy than the WindJammers we all know and love. Alogside the […]

A Reimagining Can Be Pretty Awesome In ‘Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap’

Long ago, back in the late 1980’s, there was a pretty cool series known as Wonder Boy that existed on several platforms for the company. The series had a pretty good eight-year run with six games to its name, the most acclaimed to the series (aside from the original) was Wonder Boy III: The Dragon’s […]

Going Back A Decade For Hack-N-Slash Fun With ‘Ys Origin’

DEVELOPER: DotEmu REVIEW PLATFORM: PS4 RELEASED: 2/21/17 The Ys series has had a rich history going back to the late 80s. In fact, 2017 is the game’s 30th anniversary, which you’d think DotEmu would be playing up more, especially with the announcement of Ys VIII: Lacrimosa of Dana set to hit this fall. But that […]