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Shack's Arcade Corner: Space Ace

By Greg Burke, Apr 19, 2017 7:15pm PDT

Greg Burke is back from vacation and he is going to tell us all about Space Ace.


"Oh, also, QUESTION: Would you play a stand-up game for a quarter, or the sit-down version next ..."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Timber

By Greg Burke, Apr 05, 2017 4:30pm PDT

Timber!!! Greg Burke is back to tell us all about the life of a lumberjack in 1984.


"Awesome game, I really enjoyed it back in the day was really cool. Nice."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Fantasy

By Greg Burke, Mar 29, 2017 6:00pm PDT

Greg Burke is back to talk about another old school arcade game. Fantasy!


"Omg tac-scan is great- maybe not to play more than a few minutes but something about the ..."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Virtua Fighter

By Greg Burke, Mar 22, 2017 4:20pm PDT

Greg is ready to tell us all about the game that introduced polygons to arcade fighting games.


"The only "button to block" fighting game I was actually comfortable with. Also Pai having ..."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Parodius DA!

By Greg Burke, Mar 15, 2017 4:45pm PDT

Greg has finally finished editing our GDC 2017 videos and is back to tell us all about this hilarious arcade game.


"The Parodius series is a big favourite of mine. JikkyŨ Oshaberi Parodius (where you are ..."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Primal Rage

By Greg Burke, Feb 22, 2017 2:15pm PST

Shacknews takes a look back at an arcade classic that's really rockin': Primal Rage!


"Good memories of playing this on Game Gear. Almost as good as MK2. Looked amazing in arcade ..."

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Top 10 Fighting Games

By Greg Burke, Feb 18, 2017 12:45pm PST

Greg Burke is back to countdown the Top 10 Fighting Games. Tiger Uppercut!


"I can agree with that. I can't watch professional Smash players, though. It's like they dialed ..."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Tapper

By Greg Burke, Feb 15, 2017 4:20pm PST

Greg Burke is back with a frost mug of old school arcade nostalgia on this week's episode.


"One of the only arcade games that just clicks for me. I can set high scores on any cabinet I've ..."

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Bomberman Becomes Bombergirl in New Konami Arcade Title

By Jason Faulkner, Feb 10, 2017 9:15am PST

In Konami's first Bomberman-style arcade game in 20 years, a new character is introduced.


"Even with the torn outfit motif, still looks better than Bomberman Zero."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Lethal Enforcers

By Greg Burke, Feb 08, 2017 4:30pm PST

You can't kill me, copper!


"Cool, was a cool game for sure I played it quiet a bit. For some reason it remind me of Virtua ..."

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Revolution X

By Greg Burke, Feb 01, 2017 5:00pm PST

Did you think Greg was done covering arcade games? Dream on.


Shack's Arcade Corner: Spy Hunter

By Greg Burke, Jan 25, 2017 4:20pm PST

*Peter Gunn Theme plays*


"I never was very good at that game, but I really wanted to be!"

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Shack's Arcade Corner: Detana!! TwinBee

By Greg Burke, Jan 18, 2017 3:20pm PST

Greg didn't get fired for saying Nintendo Switch sucks! Rejoice with him as he looks back at Detana!! TwinBee.


Shack's Arcade Corner: Missile Command

By Greg Burke, Jan 11, 2017 4:45pm PST

Greg Burke is back from CES 2017 to teach us all about Missile Command, the classic arcade game with a unique input device,


"Uh, those aren't asteroids falling toward you, they are ICBM's."

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Top 10 Run N' Gun Arcade Shooters

By Greg Burke, Dec 10, 2016 3:30pm PST

Greg takes a trip down memory lane to find the best Run N' Gun Arcade shooters of old!


"Very cool video and I really dig the line up its really solid. So many good times playing all ..."

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