Category: Retro Gaming News

The Hyperkin SupaRetroN HD Console Hits the UK & Europe

Hyperkin's latest retro console is aimed squarely at SNES lovers - and there's plenty to love in the SupaRetroN HD too! See release date and specs here!

Callahan’s Crosstime Saloon (MS-DOS) – Friday’s Forgotten Few

When every gamer was a pirate back in the late 90s, PC discs with a selection of 10 – 15 games were all the rage. Games were often missing things like cut-scenes...

Secret of Evermore (SNES) – You didn’t buy it?!

Critics were not kind to Secret of Evermore, but the presentation is one of the most colorful and gorgeous you will find on the SNES

The Top 10 Commodore 64 Games

Introduced in January 1982 by Commodore Business Machines, the Commodore 64 holds the title of best-selling single personal computer model of all time, partially owing...

Ecco the Dolphin – Midweek Mega Drive Madness

'You can't judge a book by its cover' was never more apt than when this little fella entered the Sega Mega Drive arena; Ecco the Dolphin ladies and germs!

Hotel Mario (CDi) – WTF Wednesday

Philips and Nintendo - This partnership produced a string of some of the worst-regarded Nintendo franchise games of all time. Including Hotel Mario!

The Top 10 Biggest Games of 1996

1996 was a heated year in video game competition - with the PC, Sony PlayStation, Sega Saturn, and Nintendo 64 fighting it out for consumer dollars!

Kasumi Ninja (Atari Jaguar) – Terrible Tuesday

I have wanted to write about this piece of tripe for a LONG time. I played this Atari Jaguar 'exclusive' over 20 years ago and still the pain remains.

Cartoon Network Speedway (GBA) – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

Competitive racing games with friends are amazing experiences that most every video gamer, fans of the genre or not, should have. Racing games by their very nature are...

The Top 5 Best Super Mario Power-ups

From the mushroom to the iconic fire flower, Mario has always had awesome power-ups. But what are the best Super Mario power-ups? And on which platforms?

Dexter’s Laboratory Robot Rampage (GBC) – You didn’t buy it?!

Dexter's Laboratory: Robot Rampage is an example of some great, under-appreciated gameplay using some of the best stuff Cartoon Network has ever produced.

6 Games That Should Have Got A Sequel

For one reason or another, these games were critically-acclaimed hits that somehow never got around to giving us another entry.

The Top 10 PS2 Games of All Time

The top 10 PS2 Games of all time! Developers were awash in success from pumping out hit games on the PS2 - many decided to take risks we haven’t seen since.

Catfight (PC) – WTF Wednesday

Considered by some the worst video game ever, Catfight comes to you from Atlantean Interactive, the software developer for porn kings Vivid Entertainment.

The Top 10 Biggest Gaming Releases in 2002

From Grand Theft Auto to Zelda: The Top 10 Biggest Games released in 2002!

“The PlayStation Anthology” Announced – The Ultimate Guide to the PS1!

Sony’s first foray into the home console market burst onto the scene in 1994 and in doing so redefined our understanding of what a games console could do!

Driver 76 (PSP) – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

Taking place in 1976 New York City, Driver ‘76 is, at its core, a bit of a love story with typical Driver pseudo-mob action thrown in for good measure.

The Adventures of Batman & Robin (SNES) – Super Nintendo Saturday

One of the best cartoons in history saw an equally entertaining release in 1994 for the Super Nintendo, The Adventures of Batman & Robin!