16 May '18, 6pm

Baristas Save Pittsburgh In Retro Side-Scroller Coffee Crisis

Baristas Save Pittsburgh In Retro Side-Scroller Coffee Crisis

Retro video games have officially made a full-blown comeback. Nintendo has re-released NES and SNES “Classic Edition” game consoles, Rampage was inexplicably made into a movie somehow, and Pixels, woof. And the retro gaming craze is hitting the coffee shop with Coffee Crisis , a Double Dragon-style brawler. It’s like coffee shop Battle Toads but not frustratingly impossible. As reported by TNW , Coffee Crisis is the creation of Megacat Studios and follows the baristas of Black Forge Coffee , an actual coffee shop in Pittsburgh—the same shop we reported about last year with the controversial punch cards—as they battle aliens trying to take over the Steel City, presumably for its main natural resources: math rock and Steelers head coach Mike Tomlin. But the Smurglians—the name of the race of baddies—didn’t know what was in store for them when they landed in the backyard of B...

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