retro

Konami Releasing Turbografx-16 Mini Console!

Konami Some of the announcements at E3 have completely blindsided me. We all know the big hitters we wanted to see, such as the stuff from EA, Square Enix, CD Projekt RED, ...

June 12, 2019 at 8:39 am by

Transparent Neo Geo Mini to Launch in Japan Next Month

Neo Geo While growing up a kid in the early 90s, the Neo Geo represented one of those mythical consoles that was much talked about but never seen. With it’s near arcade ...

May 13, 2019 at 11:39 am by

Amazingly Old-School Display Used to Play Tetris

Amazingly Old-School Tetris Forget your Minecraft, Fortnite and Super Mario Bros. If you’re looking for a game that practically everyone has played and loved, then ...

May 11, 2019 at 12:54 pm by

Super Mario Bros Gets Released… On The Commodore 64

Super Mario Bros For many people, the Commodore 64 represented their first gateway into home gaming. Admittedly, for me, it came a little earlier with the release of the Acorn ...

April 20, 2019 at 10:48 am by
mortal kombat

The Original Mortal Kombat is Recreated as a 3D Fighter

Mortal Kombat It’s been over 26 years since the original Mortal Kombat arrived in arcades and it’s pretty safe to say that in terms of beat-em-ups, it was a game ...

April 3, 2019 at 10:15 am by

First Gameplay Trailer Released for Streets of Rage 4

I remember my youth, sitting with my Sega Megadrive (Genesis to you American folks), and mashing my way through Streets of Rage games with a few friends. Those we’re ...

March 27, 2019 at 9:53 am by

Bill & Ted 3 Confirmed For Summer 2020

Bill & Ted 3 Last summer, it was confirmed that both Alex Winter and Keanu Reeves were ‘on-board’ with a project to create Bill & Ted 3. Given that it had ...

March 20, 2019 at 6:28 pm by
3D Realms Confirms 3DFX Support for Wrath: Aeon of Ruin

3D Realms Confirms 3Dfx Support for Wrath: Aeon of Ruin

Quake 1 Engine Done Right 3D Realms announced Wrath: Aeon of Ruin a few days ago after teasing the retro FPS. Unlike most modern games, Wrath: Aeon of Ruin notably uses the ...

March 13, 2019 at 9:59 am by

Diablo 1 Is Available To Buy Digitally For The First Time!

Diablo 1 Is Available To Buy Now! While fans of the Diablo series have been able to purchase both Diablo 2 and 3 from the Blizzard store, one game has always been missing from ...

March 8, 2019 at 2:10 pm by
THQ Nordic Acquires 'Carmageddon' IP from Stainless Games

Carmageddon Devs Are Working On A Brand New IP

Stainless Games Working On New IP I remember when I first played the original Carmageddon years ago. In fairness, it’s a game I probably would’ve largely avoided. ...

March 7, 2019 at 12:46 pm by

3D Realms To Reveal New ‘Quake Engine’ FPS Tomorrow!

3D Realms To Announce New Game! When I mention the name 3D Realms, for most, one of two things will immediately come to mind. Duke Nukem 3D or the whole fiasco surrounding the ...

March 7, 2019 at 10:51 am by

Hasbro To Release Ghostbusters / Transformer Mash-Up Model

Hasbro Any child growing up in the 80s will have undoubtedly have encountered two of the biggest toy franchises around. Namely, Ghostbusters and Transformers. Admittedly, both ...

February 16, 2019 at 11:58 pm by

Graded NES Super Mario Bros Sells For Record £78,000

Super Mario Bros. Back in the late ’80s (either 1988 or 1989), I was lucky enough to get a NES for Christmas. I was rather into the Teenage Mutant Hero Turtles at the ...

February 15, 2019 at 1:02 pm by
demon's souls

Demon’s Souls Remaster Is Teased But A PC Release Is Unlikely

Demon’s Souls Remaster Demon’s Souls is a much loved classic game. For those of you unaware, the release formed what was later to be polished into the Dark Souls ...

January 23, 2019 at 2:10 pm by
NES

Portable NES Console Runs Off Classic Cartridges

My Arcade’s Retro Champ Portable For many of us over a particular age, the original NES console will always hold a special place in our hearts. It’s perhaps for this ...

January 14, 2019 at 11:37 am by