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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...

Earthworm Jim 3 Is Confirmed To Be Coming, But There’s A Small Snag

We grew up with Earthworm Jim, its bizarre humour and even more bizarre design. This makes the news of an Earthworm Jim 3 pretty exciting, if it weren’t for one small...

Top 10 Silly Fighting Game Finishers

It can be mighty satisfying to defeat an enemy with a finishing move, whether it’s ludicrously violent like in Mortal Kombat, or just incredibly flashy and painful, à...

Evercade – Everything You Need to Know About the Brand New Retro Handheld!

Over the past week, Evercade have revealed host of new details about their unique retro system! Here’s what we know; 1. It has a stunning retro livery…...

10 Badass Moments With Duke Nukem

Ever since Duke made his debut 28 years ago in a successful side-scroller, he’s been saving the world (and the babes) countless times while cracking oodles of cheesy...

Ten more SEGA Mega Drive Mini Games Revealed by SEGA

The SEGA Mega Drive Mini has been available to Pre-order since it’s announcement back in March, when we were told that the console will include 40 classic SEGA...

Just Announced: Two New Atari® Mini Arcades Featuring 5 classic Atari Games

As massive Atari fans we’re delighted to see that two brand new officially licensed collectable Atari® mini-arcades have just been announced! The range comes from...

Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse (Mega Drive) – You Didn’t Buy It?

The 90s were a great time for games. In between the ferocious (and, looking back, hilarious) console war between Sega and Nintendo, and the rapid advancements in gaming...

5 Ridiculous Multiplayer Maps

Sure, you COULD fight other players online in warzones and space stations…but why bother with such samey, cookie-cutter locations when you can spar outside of...

Why I Love: WWF No Mercy

Dig diggity. There’s very few consecutive critically successful releases in the sports genre. Most series’ have that one title that stood out above the rest,...

DOOM & The D!ZONE Series – Biggest Video Game Scam Ever?

First-person shooters owe a lot to DOOM, but you probably don’t need another lecture on how it revolutionized gaming, entertained millions of players around the world,...

SEGA Mega Drive Mini Release Date – September Worldwide!

SEGA has just announced that their new Mini Mega Drive / Genesis games console will be released in September of this year!

Five Ways Alex Kidd Was Better Than Sonic The Hedgehog

The 80s and 90s with Sega were a turbulent time, complete with an intense rivalry with Nintendo and a need to compete with the tour-de-force that is the Mighty Mario....

Six Best Playable Characters In Soulcalibur (1998)

The Sega Dreamcast was an absolute goldmine for fighting games, with some of the best games the genre has every put out counted amongst its library, such as Garou: Mark...

Castlevania: Circle of the Moon Review (GBA)

The Castlevania series is undeniably iconic at this point, with the first game releasing 33 years ago this year, and an incredibly long list of games making up its...

Five Best Sega Megadrive Fighting Games

Fighting games have come a long way since the arcades of the late 80s and early 90s, with a lot of the popular titles coming to the home consoles of the time. With...