Category: Retro Gaming News

Crystalis (NES) – You didn’t buy it?!

Easily one of the most gorgeous games you will play on Nintendo’s 8-bit system, SNK’s Crystalis was like Zelda on steroids and is remarkable for its depth.

Happy Birthday to the Late Ralph Baer – The Godfather of the Video Games Industry

What was the first games console? Who invented video games? If you're looking for one place in time when it all started - look no further than Ralph Baer.

The Top 10 SEGA Saturn Games

While some consider Sega’s Saturn a failure, there is a certain charm in the system’s best games that you won’t find on the PlayStation or Nintendo 64

Greendog- Midweek Mega Drive Madness

Taking some time out with Greendog, the beached surfer dude on Sega Mega Drive!

The Simpsons Wrestling (PS1) – WTF Wednesday

Thankfully, it was the only The Simpsons game released for the PlayStation console.

The Movies (PC) – Oscars 2018 Special

At a time when the movie industry seems at its morally lowest, let's look back at a classic PC title which lets us enjoy; The Movies!

The Top 10 Games of 2007

A transitional year for console and PC games, 2007 was still packed with big name titles from series such as Halo, Zelda, Pokemon & GTA!

The King of Fighters ’99: Evolution (Dreamcast) – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

Players that like charm and pizzazz, as well as a deep fighting game, can do little better than The King of Fighters ‘99: Evolution for Sega Dreamcast.

The New Hyperkin SupaBoy SFC is available to pre-order now!

The new Hyperkin SupaBoy SFC is a handheld console packed with features to play your original SNES games on-the-go. See release date, specs & more!

What to do when “Happy Chick” Stops Working…

So, what do you do when it stops working? - how do you fix Happy Chick? There's a few things you can try...

Castlevania: Blood Lines (Mega Drive) – You didn’t buy it!?

When most people think about the Castlevania series on home consoles, thoughts typically turn to the Nintendo Famicom editions, numbered one through three, or for those...

The Top 10 Nintendo GameCube Games

The Nintendo GameCube was a platform whose extensive collection of games allowed it to punch above its weight in the early 00's. Here's our top 10 games!

Extreme Paint Brawl (DOS/Windows) – WTF Wednesday

It is baffling to think what exactly one would practice in Extreme Paint Brawl, as there is no gameplay on offer whatsoever. Yet there is a practise mode.

The Top 10 Games of 1994

The year Nintendo proudly proclaimed the “Year of the Cartridge” not only saw the zenith of both the Sega Mega Drive and Nintendo Super Famicom but also the last...

Mortal Kombat 2 has been re-imagined in 3D and it looks stunning!

Created as a homage to one of the best games in the series, Youtuber Bitplex extracted sprites and screenshots from Mortal Kombat 2 to bring it to life in 3D

Digimon Digital Card Battle (PS1) – Metacritic, You got it Wrong!

Card games offer some of the rare opportunities for gamers to set aside the moving elements of gameplay and instead focus on the strategy aspect of it all.

Game Gear TV Tuner – Sexy Accessory Sunday

Ah, the early 90s. 4 terrestrial channels were what we made do with and if you were lucky, your parents paid for cable TV so you could get Sky One, Nickelodeon, The Box,...

Yoshi’s Island – Super Nintendo Saturday

I don’t usually write about the really big games of a system’s catalogue. I prefer to talk about lesser known games, in the hope of educating someone on an...