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Ghostbusters Video Game Rerelease on PS4, RIP iTunes?
June 3, 2019
Star Wars Q&A at Galactic Hunter

Q&A by Adam PawlusGalactic Hunter Star Wars NewsGalactic Hunter has posted a Q&A: Retro Tarkin Musing, Star Wars Casepacks, Exclusives, and Sizes! It's new! Be sure to click through and read up on the latest!

Be sure to send in your questions for the next thrilling update!

--AP

ICYMI: New C64 Game Coming to NES

Video GamesKnights of BytesVia Knights of Bytes: A new #NES game is in the making! Enjoy our teaser and watch Sam take his first steps on Nintendo's legendary #8bit machine! The game originated as a recent Commodore 64 game, and it looks like it's a lot of fun regardless of format.

This is a link to the NES preview video. If you want, you can see and buy the C64 original here.

--AP

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16bit.comWe're taking donations for server costs! Really. One of the rewards is Q&A a few days early - you can read next Monday's installment as soon as it's ready, which can be as early as 12:01 AM my time on Monday!


Become a Patron!

If you've got a dollar a month to share, please Visit the Galactic Hunter Patreon and help cover our server costs. I'll still put in hours of work, writing, photography, and research for you - I just need some help making sure that the site costs me only time, and hopefully not money. Thanks for your support!

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Shenmue III Delayed Until November 19
June 4, 2019
Review: Onell Design Glyos Searsden Action Figure

Figure of the DayOnell Design Glyos Searsden Action FigureSomething new every day-- unless it's old! Our exciting Figure of the Day continues for you lucky people! Is there anything we won't cover in this column? Probably not!

A tribute to a classic! The Onell Design Glyos Searsden Action Figure takes the old Sears Snaggletooth and makes it a unique new alien figure! So read on, and come back tomorrow for more!

--AP

JCPenney Closing More Stores

ToysGlowVia Business Insider: JCPenney is closing 27 stores — see if your local store is on the list. These stores are expected to close by July 5, and for the curious none are around me.

A catalog juggernaut that had a lot of exclusive action figures in the 1990s, JCPenney got mostly out of toys until recently. Some stores have action figures, dolls, LEGO, Playmobil, and the whole bit - but not a ton of it. There are some markdowns, though, so maybe go take a look at your local store even if it isn't closing.

Depending on your area, this may mean your malls will have even fewer - or no - anchor stores, with other major chains evaporating. It was almost unthinkable that we'd lose Kmart, Sears, Montgomery Ward, Mervyn's, Shopko, and Toys R Us might ever be in trouble in our lifetimes, but here we are.

--AP

Punk'd, Singled Out, Punky Brewster Returning
June 5, 2019
Star Wars Review: Luke Skywalker (Stormtrooper, The Black Series 6-Inch)

Star WarsVia the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: Luke Skywalker (Stormtrooper, The Black Series 6-Inch) . It's glossier plastic, some garbage, a new head, and a better overall paint job. Read the whole review.

--AP

More Sega Genesis Mini Games Disclosed, Including Rare & New Ones!

SegaMega awesome!Via Sega: More Sega Genesis Mini games. Not only are there a bunch of rare shooters and platformers including the unreleased-to-US-cartridge Mega Man game, it includes Tetris and Darius. This port of Darius is apparently a homebrew made recently in Japan. Nobody has this one. It also includes Tetris, legit cartridges of which are bafflingly rare.

At $80 this is arguably worth it just for a couple of the weird and rare games - so it goes without saying that short of it being declared functional trash, I'll be getting one. Strider is also included now.

--AP

Netflix: Jurassic World-Based Camp Cretaceous Coming in 2020

Jurassic ParkJurassicVia Variety: Netflix Orders ‘Jurassic World: Camp Cretaceous' Animated Series. Due in 2020, it features teenagers on an island and lots of dinosaurs which will presumably help continue to sell lots of dinosaur toys from Mattel.

From the article: "The series is set within the timeline of the 2015 film 'Jurassic World' and hails from DreamWorks Animation. It follows a group of six teenagers chosen for a once-in-a-lifetime experience at a new adventure camp on the opposite side of Isla Nublar. But when dinosaurs wreak havoc across the island, the campers are stranded. Unable to reach the outside world, they'll need to go from strangers to friends to family if they're going to survive."

This continues the tradition of Star Wars cartoons with younger and inexperienced characters, and also an upcoming Star Trek series where teenagers steal a starship. There's a pattern emerging.

--AP

Micro Machines Returning in 2020

ToysStickersVia PR Newswire: Hasbro Teams Up With Wicked Cool Toys To Bring Iconic Micro Machines Back To Store Shelves In 2020 . Hasbro seems to be licensing it out, as the last time Americans got Micro Machines was for Star Wars in 2015-2016 and before that, the last time we got cars and vehicles and tanks was about 15 years ago.

While Hasbro frequently licenses out its game properties to other manufactures to reproduce - USAOpoly, Winning Solutions, and Winning Moves come to mind - Hasbro typically does its own main toy lines. We've seen G.I. Joe loaned out for Sgt. Rock, but this is certainly new. Could we see the same in the future for other Hasbro brands that don't get a lot of love, like M.A.S.K. or Xevoz or Micronauts.

--AP

Wonder Woman Does Posters Nicely
June 6, 2019
Review: Mattel Jurassic World Dino Rivals Destroy 'N Devour Indominus Rex Action Figure

Figure of the DayMattel Jurassic World Dino Rivals Destroy 'N Devour Indominus Rex Action FigureSomething new every day-- unless it's old! Our exciting Figure of the Day continues for you lucky people! Is there anything we won't cover in this column? Probably not!

New! The Mattel Jurassic World Dino Rivals Destroy 'N Devour Indominus Rex Action Figure is something you need to buy if you see it. It's great, and you can cram whole figures in the mouth. So read on, and come back tomorrow for more!

--AP

ICYMI: R-Type Final 2 Kickstarter Ends Next Week

KickstarterR-TypeVia Kickstarter: R-Type Final 2, Aiming for a Brand-New, the Best Shmup Ever. It has already been funded.

The download goal is around $30, and a PS4/Xbox One/Switch disc/cartridge is around $60. The release is currently scheduled for December 2020, but you know Kickstarter developments.

--AP

Tax Credits Kill Swamp Thing
June 7, 2019
Star Wars Review: Han Solo (Stormtrooper, The Vintage Collection)

Star WarsVia the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: Han Solo (Stormtrooper, The Vintage Collection). New head! Read the whole review.

--AP

Playmobil: Scooby-Doo in 2020

PlaymobilScooby!Via Playmobil: Mystery Mobil: Warner Bros. Partners with Playmobil for Scooby-Doo Toys. It's one of a few new licenses you may be hearing about, thanks to this week's Licensing Show in Las Vegas. (I was there last year. It was fine.) Heidi was announced earlier in the year but... you know. No monsters.

The toys are set for 2020 and should coincide with a new movie. All we know of so far are the core cast of kids and the Mystery Machine, but monster packs and a haunted theme park seem like they would be a nice fit.

--AP

Nintendo Switch This Week

Nintendo SwitchGato Roboto This week's batch of titles on the eShop: Arcade Archives ALPINE SKI, and several dozen others.

At retail it's Battle Worlds: Kronos.

The classic NES game service added Double Dragon II: The Revenge, City Connection, and Volleyball.

--AP

RIP Dr. John
June 10, 2019
Star Wars Q&A at Galactic Hunter

Q&A by Adam PawlusGalactic Hunter Star Wars NewsGalactic Hunter has posted a Q&A: Star Wars Episode Non and Han Solo's New Old Clothes! It's new! Be sure to click through and read up on the latest!

Be sure to send in your questions for the next thrilling update!

--AP

New Drop - Spaced Out Design Geodraxus Figures

GlyosRockyVia the Glyos News Dump: Glyos Spaced Out Design Geodraxus - Purple, Granite, and Clear!

Clear purple sold out almost immediately. Check the site for more.

--AP

Ad: New Hasbro Marvel Legends and Star Wars for Christmas Entertainment Earth

Entertainment EarthAd: New X-Men Retro Marvel Legends 6-Inch Action Figures at Entertainment Earth! It's new, and more items are being added every day including 2019 Comic-Con Exclusives - keep checking back for more new releases!

Star Wars Samurai Kylo Ren Meisho Movie Realization Figure X-Men Retro Marvel Legends 6-Inch Action Figures Wave 1 Case Battlestar Galactica Classic Cylon Raider with Magazine #9 Transformers Masterpiece Edition MP-47 Hound Star Wars Ewok 7 1/2-Inch Nutcracker X-Force Marvel Legends 6-Inch Nightcrawler Action Figure X-Force Marvel Legends 6-Inch Mister Sinister Action Figure Batman: The Animated Series Open Sequence Ver. ARTFX+ Statue Star Trek U.S.S. Enterprise 1:35 Scale Model Kit Star Wars The Vintage Collection Action Figures Wave 6 Case

Order yours now!

--AP

ICYMI: New Battletoads Coming, E3 Tidbits

Xbox OneToadally RadVia Dlala Studios: New Battletoads from Dlala Studios! Hand-drawn 2D Xbone One exclusive to be released eventually.

This is a link to the E3 trailer video. It's three players. Will it be good? Well, who knows, it's not like anyone can get to level 4 in these games. Other news you probably heard by now include a new controller, specs for the next Xbox, Blair Witch, Fallen Order, Halo, Cyberpunk 2077 with Keanu Reeves, Gears (of War) 5, Microsoft Flight Simulator, a new LEGO Star Wars Game, Minecraft Dungeons, and a lot of other stuff.

Nintendo's show at E3 is Tuesday at 9 AM Pacific. Sony also announced Final Fantasy 7 Remake for March 3 2020.

--AP

Support 16bit.com and Galactic Hunter via Patreon

16bit.comWe're taking donations for server costs! Really. One of the rewards is Q&A a few days early - you can read next Monday's installment as soon as it's ready, which can be as early as 12:01 AM my time on Monday!


Become a Patron!

If you've got a dollar a month to share, please Visit the Galactic Hunter Patreon and help cover our server costs. I'll still put in hours of work, writing, photography, and research for you - I just need some help making sure that the site costs me only time, and hopefully not money. Thanks for your support!

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RIP Xbox Compatibility Updates
June 11, 2019
Review: Fisher-Price Imaginext Series 12 Collectible Figures Clawtron

Figure of the DayFisher-Price Imaginext Series 12 Collectible Figures ClawtronSomething new every day-- unless it's old! Our exciting Figure of the Day continues for you lucky people! Is there anything we won't cover in this column? Probably not!

A tribute to a classic! The Fisher-Price Imaginext Series 12 Collectible Figures Clawtron mixes up elements from Clawtron and the Firestar I pilot to give you a $3 retro figure with bizarre clear green accessories! (What, no clear green alien?) So read on, and come back tomorrow for more!

--AP

SDCC: Hasbro Reveals First Power Rangers Exclusive

ToysBoxed Power RangersVia Hasbro PR: POWER RANGERS LIGHTNING COLLECTION 6-INCH MIGHTY MORPHIN RED AND ZEO GOLD RANGER 2-Pack. This set will be sold at Comic-Con for about $50 - you get two figures with accessories like alternate heads.

Hasbro writes: Go Go POWER RANGERS! From the BEAST MORPHERS back to the original MIGHTY MORPHIN POWER RANGERS, the POWER RANGERS have brought teamwork, action and adventure to generations of fans. The legacy continues with figures, vehicles, collectibles, and roleplay toys from Hasbro, celebrating ranger teams from MIGHTY MORPHIN to the BEAST MORPHERS. Imagine all the action of POWER RANGERS with toys from Hasbro! These 6-inch LIGHTNING COLLECTION MIGHTY MORPHIN RED RANGER and ZEO GOLD RANGER figures each features multiple points of articulation for high poseability and include two different heads that can be swapped, one of the Ranger in his helmet, and another without inspired by the Jason Lee Scott character, the original Red Ranger! This set also comes with Power Axe, Power Bow, Power Blades, Power Lance and Power Sword accessories that can be assembled to build the Power Blaster. Look for other collectible figures in this Lightning Collection, including Mighty Morphin White Ranger. Each sold separately. Available at San Diego Comic-Con 2019 and on Hasbro Pulse following the convention.

SDCC Power Rangers SDCC Power Rangers

These should go well with wave 1 (out now) and wave 2 due later this year. Also, all the various exclusives coming and presumably many future waves to come!

--AP

3 New Zeldas Shown, 0 New Metroids
June 12, 2019
Star Wars Review: Han Solo (Carbonite, The Vintage Collection)

Star WarsVia the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: Han Solo (Carbonite, The Vintage Collection). It's the same as before but with a magnet. Read the whole review.

--AP

Star Wars Reissues Coming for NES, PC, N64, GameBoy

NintendoMega awesome!Via Galactic Hunter and Limited Run Games: Limited Run Games to Reissue Star Wars NES, GameBoy, and Nintendo 64 Cartridges. Not that these are necessarily all of the best games from the saga - the 16-bit Super NES Trilogy wasn't even included! - but at least Shadows of the Empire was really fun.

If you are a fan of physical games and real cartridges which you can own (and potentially sell when you're done with them), fight the tyranny of download-only games and look at the list of upcoming cartridge releases.

--AP

TurboGrafx-16, PC Engine, SuperGrafx Mini Consoles Coming

Video GamesWell, I didn't see this one coming. Konami owns Hudson. Hudson and NEX were the brains behind the TurboGrafx-16 console. TurboGrafx-16 Mini Consoles are coming soon. There are regional variations and an incomplete list of games so far, but Alien Crush and R-Type are included.

Kotaku and other outlets have reports, but no prices and no release dates. Given it's the 30th anniversary of the console - and the Genesis - it makes sense. There's no 30th Anniversary GameBoy stuff yet, though. This more or less completes the 16-bit era trifecta in the USA. (No we don't count the Neo-Geo here. Nobody had that. Not even you.)

Since the Japanese one has Dracula X and Bonk's Adventure, I assume I will be buying both. Considering that this could be a golden opportunity to try games many of us completely missed, I expect this could be popular.

--AP

Return of the Son of He-Man
June 13, 2019
Review: Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Batman & Swamp Thing Action Figures

Figure of the DayFisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Batman & Swamp Thing Action FiguresSomething new every day-- unless it's old! Our exciting Figure of the Day continues for you lucky people! Is there anything we won't cover in this column? Probably not!

Available! The Fisher-Price Imaginext DC Super Friends Batman & Swamp Thing Action Figures may be at a store near you, possibly at half price like I found mine. So read on, and come back tomorrow for more!

--AP

New Onell Design Glyos Drop Tonight! With Guest!

GlyosNew!Via the Glyos News Dump: Onell Design Drop Thursday, June 13! I missed the post earlier this week, and it's tonight. So, set a reminder.

According to the site tease, colors include orange and green. Molds include an Outer Space Men figure as well as Pheyaos, some Kenner-colored toy, Buildman, and some other goodies. It sounds like I'll be buying a few things.

--AP

Mattel Reveals Masters of the Universe Origins

Masters of the UniverseR-TypeVia He-Man.org: SDCC exclusives from Mattel: He-Man & Prince Adam 2-Pack and Mega Construx Battle Bones. The figure 2-pack is $40, the Mega Construx set is $30.

The action figures look like they are likely to be 1980s-scaled but modern constructed figures with alternate hands, heads, and other accessories - and it's the start of a new line, according to other reports. At-con pre-orders begin June 17.

--AP

Arcade 1-Up Announces Everything

Video GamesCowabungaVia E3 but let's go with Destructoid: Arcade1Up strikes gold with new X-Men and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles arcade cabinets. In an era with zero-footprint digital downloads becoming more popular, it stands to reason that you can and probably should gamble on its polar opposite to also have customers.

Turtles includes both four-player brawlers with four controllers. Star Wars is modeled after the 1983 stand-up unit, complete with flight yoke. The Marvel cabinet has 3 games, none of which are X-Men vs. Street Fighter - but should still be a hit.

--AP

New Games for the Xbox One

Xbox OneContra Anniversary CollectionXbox fans, it's time to try Contra Anniversary Collection. Microsoft says:

"The Contra Anniversary Collection brings this classic Run and Gun franchise back to modern platforms and a new generation of gamers."

--AP

So That Banana Splits Movie
June 14, 2019
Star Wars Review: 41st Elite Corps Clone Trooper (The Vintage Collection)

Star WarsVia the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: 41st Elite Corps Clone Trooper (The Vintage Collection). Lots of changes from previous releases make this a variant you'll want! Read the whole review.

--AP

New Glyos Drop From Last Night

GlyosNew StuffVia the Glyos News Dump: Glyos Onell Design April 28 2019 Drop Menu.

Searsden is the mystery figure, joining a Rift Killer (Toy Pizza Knights of the Slice) and the all-new Pheyaos (RealXHead crossover) in three different colors.

--AP

New Outer Space Men Colossus Rex

Outer Space MenScooby!Via the Outer Space Men News blog: Tonight: Outer Space Men Colossus Rex Tyraxsis. It's a bit expensive at $25, but Onell Design has the bright orange creature for sale right now. Unless it sold out.

I believe this makes 9 crossovers with Onell Design.

--AP

Nintendo Switch This Week

Nintendo SwitchCollection of Mana This week's batch of titles on the eShop: Arcade Archives Solomon's Key, Cadence of Hyrule: Crypt of the NecroDancer, Contra Anniversary Collection, Collection of Mana, and several dozen others.

At retail it's Cricket 19.

--AP

Haunted Witch Prison
June 17, 2019
Star Wars Q&A at Galactic Hunter

Q&A by Adam PawlusGalactic Hunter Star Wars NewsGalactic Hunter has posted a Q&A: The Star Wars Wing Thing, SDCC Teases, and Old Things Return! It's new! Be sure to click through and read up on the latest!

Be sure to send in your questions for the next thrilling update!

--AP

Today: Toy Pizza Store Drop

Toy PizzaPins EnvyVia the Glyos News Dump: Toy Pizza Knights of the Slice Drop - Device Ninjas Monday! While no menu is up at press time, a "Regen Chamber" (pictured) popped up on eBay over the weekend alongside various Material Boys, Device Ninjas, Mikros, and other possibilities. It's up at 12:00 PM Eastern, whatever it is. I want a pizza chrome box.

--AP

Imaginext Shark Divers Coming... Somewhere

ImaginextSharksVia the BeImaginext Instagram: A new Shark Hunters line surfaces! Where and when remains to be seen, as non-licensed Imaginext is in short supply at American big box stores. Heck, all Imaginext is in pretty short supply these days.

The line seems to be heavy on redeco toys, and odds are you can recognize them from sets you saw at Toys R Us before it closed and elsewhere. Here's hoping they make it out!

--AP

Banimon Still Has a Future

GlyosTanks for the MemoriesVia the Glyos News Dump: Banimon: October Drop in 2019? The Banimon blog teases an October release, along with word of what may be the final comic and probably the end of the toy line. The important thing: more stuff is on the way.

--AP

Ad: New Hasbro Marvel Legends Agent Anti-Venom at Entertainment Earth

Entertainment EarthAd: New Hasbro Marvel Legends 6-Inch Agent Anti-Venom Action Figure at Entertainment Earth! It's new, and due later this year along with other to-be-revealed releases!

Marvel Legends 6-Inch Agent Anti-Venom Action Figure

Order yours now!

--AP

Support 16bit.com and Galactic Hunter via Patreon

16bit.comWe're taking donations for server costs! Really. One of the rewards is Q&A a few days early - you can read next Monday's installment as soon as it's ready, which can be as early as 12:01 AM my time on Monday!


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If you've got a dollar a month to share, please Visit the Galactic Hunter Patreon and help cover our server costs. I'll still put in hours of work, writing, photography, and research for you - I just need some help making sure that the site costs me only time, and hopefully not money. Thanks for your support!

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Dr. Mario Goes Mobile on July 10
June 18, 2019
Review: Fisher-Price Imaginext Series 7 Collectible Figures Buster of Ghosts

Figure of the DayFisher-Price Imaginext Series 7 Collectible Figures Buster of GhostsSomething new every day-- unless it's old! Our exciting Figure of the Day continues for you lucky people! Is there anything we won't cover in this column? Probably not!

A tribute to a classic! The Fisher-Price Imaginext Series 7 Collectible Figures Buster of Ghosts looks vaguely like a guy from that one movie series except... different! So read on, and come back tomorrow for more!

--AP

Outer Space Men White Star Adds Zero Gravity

Outer Space MenGlowVia the Outer Space Men News Blog: At Last: Outer Space Men White Star Zero Gravity. This should finish up the White Star collection, at least for the foreseeable future.

At this time this is the last known 3 3/4-inch-scale The Outer Space Men action figure. This isn't to say there won't or can't be more, or that there won't be a short break. There was a pretty big gap between the final Infinity Editions from the first general release in Spring of 2014 under the Four Horsemen until Gary and Mel brought the line back in house in Summer of 2016. I look forward to more if they ever make them! Until then, we've always got the big vinyl figures.

--AP

Sega CD FPGA Simulator... in Cartridge Form

SegaMega SDVia Terra Onion: MegaSD MegaCD SegaCD Fpga Cardridge! It's 232 Euro, and apparently is somewhere in the realm of an Everdrive, but with support for 32X and Sega CD games. It's due August 2019 and, obviously, is not cheap.

Old Sega CD hardware tends to be failing on the regular, so a way to play your games on original-ish hardware may be of value to many gamers with rips of their old CD games. I have seen no reviews yet, but look forward to reading them later this summer.

--AP

Bloodstained Really Came Out
June 19, 2019
Star Wars Review: Poe Dameron (Resistance line look)

Star WarsVia the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: Poe Dameron (Resistance line look). It's a gem - he's skinnier and fits right in your X-Wing toys without a fight. Read the whole review.

--AP

Ad: Super7 Toxie, Ren, Stimpy, and Voltron at Entertainment Earth

Entertainment EarthAd: New Super7 Deluxe Action Figures at Entertainment Earth! They're new, they're due in 2020, and orders are welcome today!

Ren and Stimpy Deluxe 6-Inch Ren Action Figure Ren and Stimpy Deluxe 6-Inch Stimpy Action Figure Toxic Crusaders Toxie Deluxe 6-Inch Action Figure Voltron Deluxe 6-Inch Action Figure

Order yours now!

--AP

PS4: PSN Updates

PS4Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Anniversary Collection New to the Playstation 4 this week: Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night, Crash Team Racing: Nitro-Fueled, and Leisure Suit Larry – Wet Dreams Don’t Dry.

--AP

Toy Pizza Con July 13
June 20, 2019
Review: Fisher-Price Imaginext Pirates Shark Minisub Figure with Vehicle

Figure of the DayFisher-Price Imaginext Pirates Shark Minisub Figure with VehicleSomething new every day-- unless it's old! Our exciting Figure of the Day continues for you lucky people! Is there anything we won't cover in this column? Probably not!

Old! The Fisher-Price Imaginext Pirates Shark Minisub Figure with Vehicle is an Orca but I'm not going to argue, I like it. So read on, and come back tomorrow for more!

--AP

ICYMI: Nemo's Factory Drops 3 New Glyos Robots

GlyosConsole CourierVia The Glyos News Dump: Nemo's Factory - Arcade Quest Figures. We missed the announcement, but they're all in stock.

Three new figures are included like the gorgeous Pong-themed Console Courier (pictured), plus a few old ones.

--AP

Toy Pizza Con - Glyos, Action Figures, and Toys in July

Toy PizzaToy Pizza ConVia the Glyos News Dump: Toy Pizza Con - July 13, 2019 in Cold Spring, NY!

Knights of the Slice's creator Toy Pizza will be there along with Onell Design, ToyFinity, Spaced-Out Design, MechaZone, and several other makers and dealers. If you can't make it to San Diego for Comic-Con International, maybe you'll need to plan a trip to New York.

--AP

New Games for the Xbox One

Xbox OneBloodstained: Ritual of the NightXbox fans, it's time to try Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night. Microsoft says:

"Play as Miriam, an orphan scarred by an alchemist's curse which slowly crystallizes her body. To save humanity, and herself in the process, she must fight through the castle and defeat the summoner, Gebel."

--AP

Glyos Is Having a Good Month
June 21, 2019
Star Wars Review: Hondo Ohnaka (The Black Series 6-Inch)

Star WarsVia the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: Hondo Ohnaka (The Black Series 6-Inch). He's at Disney! Read the whole review.

--AP

New Warlords of Wor Pre-Orders Today

GlyosScooby!Via the Glyos News Dump: Warlords of Wor Power-Con Exclusive Pre-Orders Begin Friday.

At this time there are no times, prices, or specifics - just the notice.

--AP

Nintendo Switch This Week

Nintendo SwitchArcade Archives POOYAN This week's batch of titles on the eShop: Arcade Archives POOYAN, and several dozen others.

--AP

RIP Vertigo Comics
June 24, 2019
Star Wars Q&A at Galactic Hunter

Q&A by Adam PawlusGalactic Hunter Star Wars NewsGalactic Hunter has posted a Q&A: Star Wars Stormtroopers, Small Screen Expectations, and That Store! It's new! Be sure to click through and read up on the latest!

Be sure to send in your questions for the next thrilling update!

--AP

Toy Pizza - Regen Capsules Today

Toy PizzaRegen CapsuleVia the Glyos News Dump: Toy Pizza Drop - Regen Capsules & More, 12:00 PM Monday 6/24!

Regen capsules are confirmed and other things are assumed, but we don't know what yet.

--AP

ICYMI: Ultracore Getting Sega Genesis Cartridge

SegaUltracoreVia Strictly Limited Games: Ultracore Physical Copy for the Genesis / Mega Drive! Two separate runs of this game have already sold through in two days - presumably another batch will be put up eventually. It seems the run for moderate-profile games is usually in the low thousands... which is higher than they seemingly ran for this.

This is indeed the same game included on board Analogue's Mega Sg console, and I did not find it to be all that engaging. It's by no means bad but I have been distracted by the many cartridges I've had for years... and a few new ones. You can also get it for Switch and PS4.

--AP

Ad: New Summer Convention Exclusives at Entertainment Earth

Entertainment EarthAd: New Retro Wooden Push Puppets at Entertainment Earth! More are still being added - action figures, wooden collectibles, and others. Keep checking back for more new releases!

Beetlejuice Wooden Push Puppet - Convention Exclusive Lord of the Rings Gandalf the Grey Push Puppet - Con. Excl. Rick and Morty Mr. Meeseeks Wooden Push Puppet - Con. Exclu.

Order yours now!

--AP

Support 16bit.com and Galactic Hunter via Patreon

16bit.comWe're taking donations for server costs! Really. One of the rewards is Q&A a few days early - you can read next Monday's installment as soon as it's ready, which can be as early as 12:01 AM my time on Monday!


Become a Patron!

If you've got a dollar a month to share, please Visit the Galactic Hunter Patreon and help cover our server costs. I'll still put in hours of work, writing, photography, and research for you - I just need some help making sure that the site costs me only time, and hopefully not money. Thanks for your support!

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More Glow Glyos This Week
June 25, 2019
Review: Fisher-Price Imaginext Jurassic World Dr. Malcolm & Dimetrodon Action Figures

Figure of the DayFisher-Price Imaginext Jurassic World Dr. Malcolm & Dimetrodon Action FiguresSomething new every day-- unless it's old! Our exciting Figure of the Day continues for you lucky people! Is there anything we won't cover in this column? Probably not!

A tribute to a classic! The Fisher-Price Imaginext Jurassic World Dr. Malcolm & Dimetrodon Action Figures brings you every toddler's favorite Jeff Goldblum with the signature creature of the Jurassic films. So read on, and come back tomorrow for more!

--AP

New NES Kickstarter - Orange Island

NintendoOrange IslandVia Kickstarter: Orange Island - An action-adventure RPG with heart. While an actual cartridge is available, it's a stretch goal - at press time it looks close, but it won't get unlocked until it gets £34,000 - and it's almost half that with 29 days to go.

The game seems to include shooting game and platforming game elements too, so it could be a gem. Developer Ted Sterchi promotes himself as a former Sega programmer, and there seems to be a steady appetite for new NES games at the rate they seem to be coming up. And there is a playable demo! It seems a lot like Legacy of the Wizard.

Also, here is some information on the Star Wars NES and GameBoy reissues coming from Limited Run Games.

--AP

Glyos Kabuto Mushi Drop Friday

GlyosKabuto NewshiVia the Glyos News Dump: New Godbeast Drop Friday 6/28. We're told it's glow, but not red, and not green. What else is there? I'd probably feel blue if I missed it.

More as we have it!

--AP

Comic-Con Prep Is Real
June 26, 2019
Star Wars Review: Resistance A-Wing Pilot (The Last Jedi Line Look)

Star WarsVia the Star Wars Galactic Hunter Figure of the Day Blog: Resistance A-Wing Pilot (The Last Jedi Line Look). It's more than a repaint - there's a new head! Read the whole review.

--AP


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