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When you're making the obligatory "things I'm thankful for" speech around the table this Thanksgiving, you may silently include Sony among the honorees. From tomorrow through November 28, the publisher is holding a Fall Sale on PSN that drops some recent releases into temptingly affordable territ...

November 21st 2011 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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When it was originally released in 1981, Galaga set the bar for top-down shooters. Having improved on Galaxian's original design, the game revolutionized the genre, found multinational success, and has since been ported to over 21 different consoles, spawning four sequels along the way. Galaga is...

July 5th 2011 at 3:20pm 0 Comments
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Half-Minute Hero wasn't the only game to hit Xbox Live Arcade this week. Joining its high-speed hijinks are the bone-crushing antics of BackBreaker Vengeance, and the bug-blasting battles of Galaga Legions DX. Check out the latest XBLA in Brief to see if either one is up your alley. Spoiler: Both...

June 30th 2011 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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The last trailer to feature Galaga Legions DX was pretty unsatisfying -- a few seconds of DX at the end of a minute-and-a-half of previous Galagas. This new trailer cuts all the unnecessary stuff and just gets to the bullet-hell-with-bugs insanity that is DX. The trailer demonstrates "Focus Fire...

April 6th 2011 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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It's been a while since we first heard about Galaga Legions DX. Now, Namco has finally seen fit to reveal an itty-bitty, teeny-weeny snippet of gameplay footage. You'll find it at 1:35 in the video after the break. Are ... are those satellites shooting diagonally? Madness.

February 8th 2011 at 2:00am 0 Comments
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This week's Pac-Man Championship Edition DX isn't just the second game in the Pac-Man CE series -- it's the first game in Namco Bandai's new "Namco Generations" series. Buying any game in the series, in Japan at least, will provide access to an online newsletter, visible from inside the game. In an...

November 16th 2010 at 10:00am 0 Comments