Category: Retro Gaming News

A Brief History of: The SNES (Super Nintendo Entertainment System)

From it's original 1990 launch to the 2017 re-imagining as the SNES mini - the Super Nintendo Entertainment System is an era-defining retro console!

Wolfenstein VS DOOM – The battle of the first person shooters!

How do you choose between the two godfathers of the first person shooter? In the first of our VS series, we attempt the impossible

Love FIFA? Try: NBA Jam (Sega Mega Drive)

There are quite a few people who still game today that remember the arcade scene of the late 1990s. One game that was huge during this time is the legendary NBA Jam, an...

Twisted Metal 2 (PS1) – Co-op Classics

We look at some of the best co-op games of all time! First Up - Twisted Metal 2 on the PlayStation 1. Get ready for Twisted Metal's unique brand of carnage

Weaponlord (SNES) – You Didn’t Buy It?!

The fighting game genre took off in the arcades in the 1990s with the release of Capcom’s classic and iconic Street Fighter II: The World Warriors, the game that...

Incredible New Premium Mini Arcade Cabinet – Featuring the Original Centipede Arcade Game

Play the original Centipede game as it was meant to be played thanks to this premium mini arcade cabinet from Replicade!

The Top 10 Games of 1986

Few years are as eventful as 1986 was in the world of video games. Thanks largely to Nintendo breathing new life into home consoles

The Crow: City of Angels – WTF Wednesday

The Crow: City of Angels - It’s hard to recommend this game to fans of the movie... or people in general!

The Top 10 SNES Games of All Time!

This is a big one! What are the best SNES games of all time? With Super Mario, Zelda, Star Fox and more to choose from - we attempt to list the top 10

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest (PSP) – Metacritic, You Got it Wrong!

While it isn’t the most flawless game, Pirates of the Caribbean is more than fun, enjoyable and will easily suck away hours of your life on the PSP!

Seiken Densetsu 3 – Super Nintendo Saturday

On this week's Super Nintendo Saturday, we take a look at the genius that is Seiken Densetsu 3, and being unable to resist comparing it to Secret of Mana!

PIPPO (ZX Spectrum) – You didn’t but it?!

Ostensibly a basic puzzler on its face, PIPPO on ZX Spectrum also combines elements from platforming games to change things up a bit.

The Top 10 ColecoVision Games

Featuring Donkey Kong, War Games, Spy Hunter & More! We look through some of the best ColecoVision games ever made!

International Karate Plus – Throwback Thursday

Time to get clever and gang up on the other guy; it's International Karate Plus for every system ever made!

NSYNC Get To The Show (GBC) – WTF Wednesday

The worst Game Boy Colour game of all time? The sadness wafting off of this game is only matched by the sheer audacity of the marketing team

Dragonheart: Fire & Steel – Terrible Tuesday

Let's take a look at the game of the movie Dragonheart, for the PS1. Brace yourselves, you're about to get yo' asses burnt by this monstrosity.

The Top 10 Games of 1988

1988 was the year of sequels to many great video game franchises like Ghosts ‘N Goblins, Super Mario Bros and Squaresoft’s Final Fantasy.

Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects (PSP) – Metacritic, You Got it Wrong!

Marvel Nemesis: Rise of the Imperfects exists as a unique game that came out before the sensation that was the Marvel cinematic universe.