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    Wednesday September 25, 2019
  • River City Girls Brings the Fight, but Also Takes a Beatdown

    WayForward’s revival of River City just slightly misses the landing

    If you’ve played beat 'em up games, dodgeball, and other various games from the SNES and NES lineage, you might be familiar with the chunky little sprites of Kunio-kun and his pals, headlining games like River City Ransom, Super Dodgeball, and more. In River City Girls, WayForward have returned to River City with a new spin on the franchise. But can it take a punch, or does it have a glass jaw? Hit the jump to find out what we thought in our comprehensive review!

  • Saturday July 6, 2019
  • Trigger Shows Off Its Opening Anime for WayForward's Shantae 5

    Check out the opening movie to the tune of Cristina Vee's vocals

    Last week developer WayForward announced that the opening animation for Shantae 5 would be produced by none other than anime studio Trigger. Cristina Vee is on vocals for the opening's Mark Sparling produced and Maddie Lim arranged song, and you can see the results after the jump.

  • Monday July 1, 2019
  • Developer WayForward Taps TRIGGER to Animate Shantae 5's Opening

    Developer shares a sneak peek at the production artwork

    Developer WayForward just announced a collaboration with anime studio TRIGGER. The animators behind shows like Kill la Kill and Little Witch Academia, as well as the new anime film PROMARE, will be creating a new animated opening movie for Shantae 5. Read on for more.

  • Saturday April 20, 2019
  • WayForward and Arc System Works Announce River City Girls

    More info about a new "Kunio-kun" game with a female protagonist will be released in 2019

    Some quick news for all you brawlers and juvenile delinquents out there: WayForward and Arc System Works have announced a new game in the beloved Kunio-kun series (most famous in the U.S. for entries such as River City Ransom and Super Dodge Ball), and this time a lady is taking the lead. Hit the jump to learn more.