Category: Features

Ebay Is Pulling Down SNES Mini Listings To Combat Scalpers

Hitting scalpers where it hurts Remember how we reported on Amazon UK and how they’ve been limiting orders of SNES Minis to one per person? Well, Ebay is next in...

Think the new Crash Bandicoot remaster is harder than you remember? Here is the reason

It’s the game. Not you. So you’ve been playing the new Crash Bandicoot Remaster and think. “Oh heck! I don’t remember the jumping being this...

Bloke does one of the best Oblivion guard impersonations ever.

Stop! You’ve violated the law! We might be stretching the Retro angle a bit. But a lot of us in the office love Oblivion to bits. We all remember Oblivion and the...

Amazon UK Limits SNES Mini Orders To One Per Person

Progress is being made We all know the frustration the world expressed during the NES Mini launch. Some of us experienced it ourselves, whereas some of us saw it...

Excited for Sonic Mania? So is the Original Designer of Sonic The Hedgehog!

The Ultimate Seal of Approval Naoto Ohshima is the man who designed Sonic The Hedgehog back during the days when he was almost called ‘Mr Needlemouse’....

Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy Review

The Bandicoot we all know is back. We’ve been anticipating the return of Crash Bandicoot for quite a few years now. He’s had quite the dormant life since he...

Top 5 Retro Gaming Sidekicks

Characters you can count on There is a saying that is quite amusing but also speaks volumes of what a serious bond is. A good friend will bail you out of Jail. Whereas a...

Monopoly Gamer Mario Edition Is Cool, But The Mario Figure Terrifies Us

Save-a yourself What exactly is Monopoly Gamer you ask? It’s a new version of Monopoly that tries to make itself more ‘Gaming’ based. What means is...

SNES Mini – Everything You Need To Know

SNES Mini – Playing with Super Power Finally! Having been rumoured for some time, the SNES Mini has been announced at long last! We’ve all suspected it...

Hyperkin Hyper Click – A Retro Styled Mouse For The SNES

Hyperkin gives us a SNES Mouse for the ages The Hyperkin Hyper Click has floated around forums and word of mouth as a rumour for a bit now, and we now have the reveal...

Sonic The Hedgehog Is Now 26 Years Old!

Birthday Hog June 23rd, 1991. That was the day that Sonic the Hedgehog graced the world, in North America anyway. Japan and Europe would see the blue blur later in July....

New Friday The 13th Game Release NES Jason Skin

Killing In Classic Style Horror and Retro Gaming Fans are in for a real treat. Modern games including neat little references to their history is always a welcome...

The New Crash Bandicoot TV Advert Is The Best

Crash has had quite the historic time when it’s come to adverts, such as the ones that involved a bloke dressing up like the infamous Bandicoot. They were...

Control Me – A Look At Retro Gaming Controllers

I’m not one to do ‘TOP 10’ lists. It’s too easy. It’s all subjective so rather than truly offer anything definitive, it becomes a list which provokes both...

RetroN 77 – The Atari Console We’ve All Been Waiting For

The 2600 has returned Atari is on a roll. It seems like every piece of news recently revolves around the Atari brand, if it’s a new handheld, new book, new...

Top Five Retro Co-Op Games

Multiplayer Fun Nothing quite beats the feeling of sitting down with a friend and playing a video game together. It’s as simple as that. We have more multiplayer...

Wild Guns Reloaded Heading To PC In July

Ready up, partner. Natsume is doing quite well for themselves, as they’ve got a new Harvest Moon game in the works. Another neat addition is their latest...

Mario Kart VR coming to Japan soon. Time for that Holiday you’ve had planned?

Blue Shells In VR? The ultimate friendship ruiner is about to be a completely immersive experience that you won’t be able to get away from! Yes ladies and gents,...