Category: Retro Gaming News

Eternal Champions (Sega Mega Drive) – You didn’t buy it?!

Street Fighter II and, later, Mortal Kombat, kicked off a craze that was perhaps the swansong of the arcade industry in many parts of the world. The arcade fighting game...

Mister Mosquito – WTF Wednesday

Some games make you sit back and think: Ok, that’s kind of a good idea for a game but it’s also so WTF that I don’t know how to function. Games that make you...

Awesome Jumanji Fan Art inspired by Capcom Arcade Brawlers

Endorsed by Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) Himself! This is Pixel Art at it's best.

The 10 Biggest Gaming Releases in 1991

1991 - a year of groundbreaking titles that changed the industry forever. Featuring Street Fighter, Sonic, Zelda & More!

Ed, Edd n Eddy: The Mis-Edventures – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

Ed, Edd n Eddy: The Mis-Edventures looks like your typical platformer at heart but expands upon that concept in so many ways

Super Nintendo Saturday – Big Sky Trooper

Now here’s a game that felt different at the time of its release. Developed by Lucasarts and released in 1995, Big Sky Trooper was a game that had Lucasarts...

Clash at Demonhead (NES) – You didn’t buy it?!

A challenging action-adventure platformer with enough charm to win your heart and addictive gameplay that will bring you back for more.

Throwback Thursday – Ant Attack

Time to dust off the ol' 2 button joystick and get cracking some ant skulls; it's the Commodore 64 hit Ant Attack!

The Top 10 Biggest Gaming Releases in the year 2000

With some of the most influential hardware and games ever released coming out in 2000, it was hard to select just 10!

Mid-Week Mega Drive Madness – Haunting starring Polterguy

Getting haunted by that bastion of booginess himself, Polterguy!... who?

The Top 10 Game Boy Colour Games of all time

The games on offer are easily some of the best to grace a Nintendo system, representing one of the most diverse mixes of games in any top 10 list

Sneak’N’Peak (Atari) – WTF Wednesday

Take all the joy out of your favourite childhood pastime, put it into Atari’s almost modernist leaning graphical representation and you've got Sneak'N'Peak

Sexy Accessory – Visual Memory Unit

What an ugly sounding gaming peripheral. Visual. Memory. Unit. Or VMU as we very quickly grew to know it as. The VMU was Sega’s answer to Sony’s Memory Card...

Retro Games Show Their Incredible Staying Power

Have you ever wondered how many of the wider gaming community are into retro games? Recent research by Currys PC World might just have the answer.

Shadow of Destiny (PSP) – Metacritic, you got it wrong!

While not the most visually stunning title, Shadow of Destiny nonetheless capitalizes on Konami’s penchant for the eerie and weird.

R-CADE Video Game Arcade – An Interview With

We speak to Androo - the man behind an exciting new retro video game arcade & ramen bar in Glasgow!

Brilliant New Goldeneye 007 Mod Replaces James Bond with Mario

What's the best thing you can do with Mario? Answer: turn him into James Bond.

Friday’s Forgotten Few – Chakan: The Forever Man

Taking a quick look back at the man who has all the time in the world, our friend, Chakan the Forever Man!