Category: Retro Gaming News

Atari Hotels

Atari Hotels Are On The Way

In somewhat surprising news, Atari hotels have been announced. The gaming-themed hotels will be opening across 8 cities in the USA. Atari have licensed a specialist...

pac-man tamagotchi

PAC-MAN Tamagotchi Is The Crossover We Didn’t Know We Needed

Bandai have revealed a team up between Tamagotchi and PAC-MAN to celebrate the 40th anniversary of PAC-MAN. If you’ve ever wanted to gradually introduce your kids...

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Valve Make All Half-Life Games Free On Steam

In anticipation for Half-Life: Alyx – the new VR title from Valve which takes place before Half-Life 2, Valve have announced that the entire history of Half-Life...

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Relive Your Childhood In The Real Life Super Nintendo World

Universal Studios Japan’s Super Nintendo World is getting closer and closer to launch, with plans to be open for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Whilst Osaka may be...

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Cyberpunk 2077 Retro Demake – Cyberpunk 1997 Is Amazing

We all know that Cyberpunk 2077 is a beautiful powerhouse of a game when it comes to the graphical fidelity rankings, but we’re not interested in that here at...

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Fantasy Zone and Shinobi Heading To Switch

SEGA have revealed that Shinobi and Fantasy Zone will be available on Nintendo Switch on January 23 2020 via SEGA AGES!     Shinobi will get an AGES mode that...

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Hyperkin Retron Jr Announced

Hyperkin have announced their latest retro console, in the Hyperkin Retron Jr. It will play GameBoy, GameBoy Colour and Game Boy Advance games in 720p on your TV.  ...

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Royal Mail Video Game Stamps Revealed

The UK delivery service, the Royal Mail, are celebrating video games from the 80’s and 90’s in a new collection of 12 stamps. The stamps feature British...

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New Marvel vs Capcom Cabinet Could Be Coming Soon

Ahead of CES, it looks like some new arcade cabinets from Arcade 1UP are on the way featuring some staple games. Thanks to ‘bikr’ on Imgur, the following...

Bubble bobble

Bubble Bobble Arcade Cabinet Announced

Numskull Designs and Taito have teamed up to produce another cabinet in their Quarter Arcades range. This one features Bubble Bobble – which is one of the first...

C64 Release

The C64 Is Out Now

C64, the full size remake of the Commodore 64 is out today! The console comes with that highly requested full size keyboard and an updated joystick – to counteract...

Streets of Rage 4

Streets of Rage 4 Is Coming To Switch Early 2020

Streets of Rage 4 is coming to the Nintendo Switch in early 2020, we found out last night in the Nintendo Indie World showcase. The game is said to build upon the...

Mega Man Zero

New Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection Trailer Released

Capcom have released a brand new trailer for their upcoming Mega Man Zero collection, which includes six Mega Man games: Mega Man Zero Mega Man Zero 2 Mega Man Zero 3...

Arcade Club Blackpool

Arcade Club Opening In Blackpool Early 2020

Dubbed the mecca of arcades in the 80’s and 90’s, Blackpool will be home to a new Arcade Club, as revealed by creator, Andy Palmer, in a Facebook post....

We’re Hiring – Site Editor and Community Manager

This is an exciting opportunity to come into an editorial post managing sites with hundreds of thousands of visits each month, along with social media communities of...

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

[Updated 18-09-2019 – many more details added!] We’re getting seriously excited now about Evercade’s upcoming retro handheld console. Below we’ve...

BLACK Evercade confirmed – EXCLUSIVELY at Funstock

We are (searches for list of superlatives) delighted, thrilled, fired up, hyperactive, juiced, pumped, psyched and stoked to announce that Funstock.co.uk will be the...

The Most Intimidating N64 In History

There's few words we can really use to describe the craziness here... It's an all metal - fire spewing - N64!