Conclusion: Or Stupidly easy to 100% and you feel you wasted your money (Looking at you Daytona). The Simpsons walks the perfect line Achievement wise in that it gets you to explore all the facets of the game without expecting you to give up weeks of your life to complete some Baloney last Achievement a madman...
Conclusion: Ultimately Syder Arcade is not big, and nor is it clever. Instead, and to their credit, the development team have achieved what they appear to have set out to do in the first place – create a relatively well-polished and fun retro romp which is short, fast paced and simple.
Summary: Syder Arcade takes me back to my youth spending many a 50 pence piece, death after death, trying my hardest to beat someone else’s top score and to get my three initials onto the illustrious leaderboard. KDS: 999,999,999, that was the dream.
Excerpt: So, you think you’re good at videogames? You are “teh hardcorz” and play games on the hardest difficulty because you like a challenge? Modern games are just electronic babysitters, constantly handholding the player; not like those old-school games.
Excerpt: After those maybe 15 years there are still people having with old 8-bit computers' games. This release from Hasbro is bringing a few legendary Atari titles: Asteroids Deluxe, Gravitar, Milipede, Battlezone, Warlords.
Excerpt: That's just what Studio Evil wants to bring to the table through their latest scrolling, multi directional shoot 'em up: frantic shooter action with bullets, lasers and missiles just flying everywhere.
Pros: Retro arcade feeling perfectly recreated, The graphic filters, You can shoot in left and right
Cons: No ship upgrades, Limited number of ships to choose from, Difficulty curve between the missions
Excerpt: There are a few phenomena in the computer gaming industry I will probably forever fail to understand. One of them, and one I believe many people will forever fail to understand, is the Deer Hunter phenomenon.
Excerpt: I'd really like sometimes those guys who could develop deer hunting game.. just that idea :-))) Oh well.. so here are they with the remake of old arcade games, in 3D of course as everything accelerated, texturized and SGI/Cray rendered should be good, right? Ok.. we have 5 titles here.