Vblank Entertainment News


Shakedown Hawaii 3DS teaser shows more 8-bit GTA-style chaos

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 12, 2016 4:55pm PST

Developer VBlank Entertainment is still not revealing the full details of what's coming to Retro City Rampage sequel Shakedown Hawaii, but it did issue a new trailer for the game's 3DS version.


Shakedown Hawaii is the follow-up to Retro City Rampage

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 25, 2015 9:10am PST

The smoke has just started to clear from Retro City Rampage, but Vblank Entertainment has begun work on a sequel, releasing a first teaser for Shakedown Hawaii.


Retro City Rampage: DX crashes onto PlayStation platforms next week

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 03, 2014 11:15am PST

The remastered Retro City Rampage that released earlier this year on 3DS will now spread its mayhem towards PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, and Vita next week.


Retro City Rampage DX crashing onto 3DS tomorrow

By Robert Workman, Feb 05, 2014 3:00pm PST

After making a violent splash on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and PS Vita over a year ago, Retro City Rampage will soon be raising a ruckus on...


"Would love to get this, damn that I got it already on PC. The new features do sound like a ..."

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Retro City Rampage veering onto 3DS next month

By Steve Watts, Jan 27, 2014 10:15am PST

Retro City Rampage is coming to 3DS in February for $9.99, Vblank has announced.


Retro City Rampage coming to 3DS eShop

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 21, 2013 3:45pm PDT

One-man programming genius Brian Provinciano is at it again, porting his Retro City Rampage to yet another platform: 3DS


"Great to hear. Keep up the good work and support of real gaming."

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Retro City Rampage updates coming to PS3, Vita

By Steve Watts, Jul 12, 2013 6:00pm PDT

Retro City Rampage is getting a free update on PlayStation 3 and Vita that will add the Retro+ enhanced graphics and "prototype" mode, both of which have been available on PC.


"That was really interesting, thanks for linking the Making Of video!"

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Retro City Rampage PC patch brings mod tools, fancier graphics

By Alice O'Connor, Jun 26, 2013 8:15am PDT

Open-world homage 'em up Retro City Rampage is now fancier than ever, thanks to a new patch. The PC edition now boasts support for creating mods, as well an optional graphics mode which adds a little modern flair including realtime soft shadows.


ROM City Rampage (8-bit Retro City Rampage demake) coming tomorrow

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 27, 2013 4:00pm PST

Retro City Rampage is finally making its long-awaited appearance on Wii tomorrow. However, the WiiWare version of the game comes with a unique bonus: ROM City Rampage, an 8-bit demake of the game.


"Agreed, tries too hard with nostalgia and doesn't bring much gameplay."

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Retro City Rampage dev making new Vita game after game's surprising success

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 26, 2013 4:15pm PST

The PlayStation Network version of Retro City Rampage outsold all other versions, which has its developer pledging additional support for Sony's handheld.


"Thank you for reading the article for my waking up ass. Sorry!"

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Retro City Rampage hits WiiWare on February 28; minigame also coming to Steam, Wii U

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 21, 2013 2:00pm PST

Retro City Rampage is coming to WiiWare on February 28, along with a free ROM City Rampage content update that will hit Steam port on the same day.


"I tried it when we got it free on PSN but I couldn't get into it. "

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Retro City Rampage hits Xbox 360 and Wii in January

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 28, 2012 2:15pm PST

After a brief stint of exclusivity on PS3, Vita, and PC, Vblank Entertainment's retro throwback is finally coming to Xbox 360 and Wii.


"Is it really coming out on wii?! I kept thinking the Wii version would actually turn into a Wii ..."

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Retro City Rampage coming to PS3, Vita, and PC next week

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 05, 2012 6:00am PDT

Retro City Rampage, Vblank Entertainment's 8-bit take on open-world crime games, will be available on October 9. Hey, that's next week! It will be available for $14.99 on PS3, Vita, and PC.


"Why wouldn't it? If I'm buying Retro City Rampage, why shouldn't I be able to play it on each ..."

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Retro City Rampage confirmed for PC, PS3 and Vita too

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 20, 2012 10:00am PST

Vblank Entertainment's Retro City Rampage has always looked awfully nice, but it was a shame the open-world love letter to ye olden days was only headed to WiiWare and Xbox Live Arcade. Rejoice, then! It'll also hit PC, PS3 and Vita in May.


Retro City Rampage reveals 'Splosion Man crossover

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 21, 2011 4:00pm PST

Twisted Pixel's 'Splosion Man has been revealed as the first of open-world pop culture 'em up Retro City Rampage's "official indie (or previously indie crossovers)." 'Splosion Man and his lady counterpart explode into action in a new trailer.


"that doesn't sound very retro or is it just the city and graphics that are retro?"

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