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For our second “Bashing Buttons in Time” video, we look back at Micro Machines 2. Let’s see who comes out on top as Sean & Set battle out on table tops, sinks and ponds!...

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Bashing Buttons Episode 18

May 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

In Episode 18, we talk about whether it’s a good idea or not to catalogue your game collection, chat about plans for E3 and what we hope Resident Evil 7 is going to be like....

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In this, the first of our “Bashing Buttons in Time” video series, we look back at Mortal Kombat 2. Yes, we’ve forgotten how to perform the fatalities but the moves come back to us, well...

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Play Expo Blackpool 2016 – Overview

May 10, 2016 | 0 Comments

Play Expo Blackpool 2016 was pretty fantastic this year. Whether you wanted to hang out on the arcades, play pinball, take part in tournaments or watch the Cosplay competition – there was something for everyone....

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What you’re about to read is an embarrassing account of three men’s first foray into the world of competitive Street Fighter V. You don’t need a spoiler warning, we didn’t stand a chance....

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On Saturday we hit the Play Expo Blackpool trade area in full force. Wanna know what we picked up? Sure you do!...

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Check out our cosplay gallery from Saturday at Play Expo Blackpool 2016!...

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Video Game Movies: Street Fighter (1994)

April 6, 2016 | 4 Comments

There was part of me secretly hoping that Street Fighter would age better than expected or that I’d appreciate the film more as an adult. Nope, it’s worse, way worse. Let’s dive into what made...

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How-To Guide: Play NTSC games on a PAL PS1

March 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Disclaimer: Just to clear things up, we don’t condone illegal practices of any sort at Bashing Buttons. You should support the original developers of games in any way possible (Although admittedly it’s very difficult to...

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Video Games Live – Manchester

March 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

One of the first things that comes out of Tommy Tallarico’s mouth as soon as he comes on stage is reminiscing about what people said to him when he said he first wanted to tour...

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