Category: Features

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...

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...

Fatal Fury: Mark of the Wolves – You Didn’t Buy It?

SNK are a developer of great pedigree, and although their games in the last few years have been somewhat inconsistent, we’re seeing a bit of a resurgence recently with...

Worst Sonic Zones From The Mega Drive Era

After we scoured through the Zones of the early Sonic games to find the best that Sega had to offer in the 90s, we couldn’t help but notice that some were a little …...

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...

Best Sonic Zones From The Mega Drive Era

We love the Sega Mega Drive, and you really couldn’t have had the console back in the early-to-mid 90s without at least playing the Sonic titles. Arguably the...

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...

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...

Nightmare Creatures (PSX) – You Didn’t Buy It?

The fifth generation of home consoles was a wild time; the mighty Sony entering the ring with their new console, the fires of the first console war was dying down after...

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...

Nintendo Switch Retro Mods To Make You All Nostalgic

It’s not often that we would gush over something to do with a modern console, especially one as modern as Nintendo’s 2017 Switch console/handheld, but it’s...

Six Games That Should Be On The Sega Mega Drive Mini

What with the poor selection of games that shipped with the Playstation Mini last year, and it’s critical and commercial panning, we are more than a little worried for...

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...

Six Retro Brawlers To Get You In The Mood For Streets Of Rage 4

We love a good brawler, so are loving the announcement that one of our favourite retro brawler series is making a come back with Streets of Rage 4 slated for release...