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FIRST PHOTOS and HD TV Output Confirmed For Evercade

The team at Evercade confirmed they would be visiting their factory (which now seems to be a bi-weekly/monthly thing now – which feels like a really good thing!)...

Would you take on the “Worst Ever” Super Mario Level?

Gamer Creates Super Mario Level From Hell Using Mario Maker 2 Super Mario can be hard sometimes. We all get flustered, miss a jump, run into a Goomba or two. And...

PC Engine CoreGrafx Mini Announced! Pre-orders Live!

Konami have announced a brand-new Mini Console, which comes with a stack of classic games built-in! Have we had enough mini “retro” consoles yet? Konami...

The Top 10 Racing Games for SEGA Mega Drive (Sega Genesis)

The competition between the Sega Mega Drive and the SNES was a true matchup of the titans. Luckily for Sega, one ace card it had up its sleeve was its massive portfolio...

The Top 10 Retro Beat ‘Em Up Games

The objective of this genre of game is easy enough for anyone to understand. How titles in the beat ‘em up genre distinguish themselves, however, is through their...

WATCH: The New Evercade Announcement Trailer (+New Games!)

Ten more games confirmed alongside a new Announcement Trailer! Evercade dropped a brand new announcement trailer today, giving us an in-depth look at their retro...

A Brief History of: Amstrad CPC 464

When we consider media for computers, one format that was in widespread use in the early years of personal computing but which fell out of favour entirely is the...

The Japanese Mega Drive Mini Collector’s Edition Comes with Something Special!

They’ve only gone and thrown in 22 little cartridges! It’s safe to say that SEGA have made the Mega Drive Mini pretty appealing already – with two...

VIDEO: A New C64 Console Will Arrive in December!

It’s full-size. It’s got a fully operational keyboard. The C64 is back! Ok, ok – so we’ve had the C64 Mini for quite a while already. However we...

Here are 7 Childhood Pastimes Re-imagined as 8-bit Video Games!

Like us, you probably have fond childhood memories of playing Pooh Sticks in the sunshine with your friends, or dodging cars while you play Kerby. And if you’re of a...

5 Unforgettable Light Gun Games

Beating games with a controller is one thing, but being able to wave around a big, plastic gun at a TV screen is so much more satisfying in comparison. Light gun games...

More Namco Games Added to the Evercade!

Namco Collection 2 revealed this week! Hot on the heels of the last announcement from Evercade comes news that a second collection of Namco games will be hitting the...

SEGA Mega Drive Mini – Full Games List Revealed!

We were all waiting to see which 10 Mega Drive Games would be joining the likes of Golden Axe and Alex Kidd on the Mega Drive Mini. Then – BOOM! SEGA go and spoil...

Evercade Announce NAMCO and 2 More Cartridges

Evercade continue to bring more content to their new platform, announcing this week that NAMCO will be available, with the ‘Namco Collection 1’, featuring...

Evercade Handheld Console – Two More Publishers Sign-up!

Evercade announced this week that Interplay and Data East will be joining Atari in providing official content! When the Evercade was first announced we were promised...

Why I Love: DOOM (PlayStation)

Porting a game to a different console was not an easy task in the olden days. Cutbacks and sacrifices often had to be made in order to get it running. DOOM is a perfect...

SEGA Mega Drive Mini – More Games Announced!

Just over a month after SEGA last revealed a batch of games set to appear on the Mega Drive Mini, here we go again! And the good news is, there are some absolute belters...

RoboCop vs. Terminator : Fascinating Game Design Document Unearthed

If you’ve ever wondered how video games are or were designed and developed, you’re probably not alone! And now we’ve been given a unique insight into...