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The 3DS is not Nintendo's first foray into the world of 3D gaming. In fact, it's not even the company's second. First up was a 3D headset for the good 'ol Famicom (NES in the US), but that never saw American shores and it wasn't anything more fancy than a set of active shutter glasses anyway -- the...

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Crash Bandicoot 2Price: $5.99Original Release Date: October 31, 1997Recommended. Crash's second outing on PS1 has hit the PS Store. While the original romp was an enjoyable experience (that we recommended), it's clear that the sequel is an improvement in every single way possible.From the get-go, o...

January 14th 2008 at 10:45pm 0 Comments
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Warhawk Price: $5.99 Original Release Date: November 10, 1995 Not Recommended. It seems unfair to capitalize on the popularity of the PS3 multiplayer game, Warhawk. Although largely heralded when it first arrived on PS1 more than a decade ago, it's clear that this PS1 legend hasn't aged well. Eve...

January 11th 2008 at 5:15pm 0 Comments
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Wild ArmsPrice: $5.99Original Release Date: April 30, 1997Recommended. Is there any better deal on the PS Store at the moment? Probably not. Wild Arms is an excellent RPG that was overlooked by many, mostly due to the monstrous release of Final Fantasy VII on the original PS1. With fans eager a...

December 27th 2007 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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PSP Fanboy has been reviewing all of the PS1 re-releases from the PS Store. They recently added three more games, all of which are playable (upscaled!) on the PS3. Here are a few excerpts, but to check them all out, visit PSP Fanboy.Wipeout - Ultimately, the game's true shortcoming is well ... how...

November 6th 2007 at 8:00am 0 Comments
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Twisted Metal 2Price: $5.99Original Release Date: October 31, 1996Recommended. Once again, another stellar retro classic hits the PS Store, for play on both PSP and PS3. Twisted Metal 2 is an improved sequel of the most definitive car combat game of all time. There's a reason why Twisted Metal wa...

November 5th 2007 at 11:00pm 0 Comments
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Spyro the DragonPrice: $5.99Original Release Date: September 10, 1998Recommended. Of all the retro re-releases on the PS Store so far, this is the most ideally suited for the PSP. With frequent save points, fast load times, and generally solid gameplay, Insomniac's early platformer still manages t...

November 5th 2007 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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WipeoutPrice: $5.99Original Release Date: November 21, 1995Recommended. There's very little reason to pick up Wipeout from the PS Store, especially with Wipeout Pure already available on the console (at a budget price as well!). Regardless, the original PlayStation Wipeout still manages to entertai...

November 3rd 2007 at 4:00pm 0 Comments
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File Size: 356 MBPrice: $9.99Developed By: KonamiPublished By: KonamiOriginal Release Date: October 2, 1997Short ReviewRecommended. One of the most frequently requested PS1 titles finally hits the PlayStation Store, with Konami releasing Castlevania: Symphony of the Night. The title holds its age r...

July 24th 2007 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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File Size: 356 MBPrice: $9.99Developed By: KonamiPublished By: KonamiOriginal Release Date: October 2, 1997Short ReviewRecommended. One of the most frequently requested PS1 titles finally hits the PlayStation Store, with Konami releasing Castlevania: Symphony of the Night. The title holds its age r...

July 24th 2007 at 10:00pm 0 Comments
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File Size: 65MBPrice: $5.99Developed By: Reflections InteractivePublished By: PsygnosisOriginal Release Date: November 1, 1995Short ReviewRecommended. Destruction Derby is easily one of the finest PS1 games for play on the PSP. The graphics aren't too advanced, and the controls aren't very tight. A...

February 19th 2007 at 3:30pm 0 Comments
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File Size: 407MBPrice: $5.99Developed By: Sony Computer Entertainment of AmericaPublished By: Sony Computer Entertainment of AmericaOriginal Release Date: October 31, 1996Short ReviewNot Recommended. "Good" is not a word you'd want to use anywhere near this game. 2 Xtreme is easily one of the worst...

February 16th 2007 at 5:00pm 0 Comments