Category: Retro Gaming News

The Studio Behind MediEvil Has Been Closed!

Yup, it’s the end of the line for a group of hardworking men and women in the Cambridge based video game studio – Guerrilla Cambridge. This is the very same...

The Whole Cast Of Final Fantasy VII Was Meant To Die?!

[SPOILERS FOR FINAL FANTASY VII IN THIS ARTICLE] Final Fantasy VII is a hallmark classic in the RPG genre. Cloud and his band of buddies are easily identifiable by RPG...

Hyperkin Master System And Game Gear Converter Coming Soon?

Is a Hyperkin Master System and Game Gear Converter coming soon?  We sure hope so. Hyperkin, the folks behind the Retron 5, Supaboy S, and Nintendo Classic Mini...

Super Mario Run – Worth It?

Super Mario Run has released and everyone is buzzing about it right now. You see, for a good number of years Nintendo and the words ‘Mobile Game’ would of...

New Atari Lynx Game Completed!

So we’ve been covering Atari quite a bit in this year, from the fantastic Art of Atari book to the Ejagfest the European Convention based around the Atari Jaguar...

Streets Of Rage, Altered Beast, And More Are Coming To The Big Screen!

We’ve seen many big screen adaptations of Video Game franchises recently haven’t we? From great films like Rachet and Clank to the still to be judged...

Time Travel In Video Games!

Time Travel. We’ve been tripping over time in games for 35+ years. It’s a precious commodity for sure, something that for each of us we never gain more of, we...

Facebook Retro Games! Space Invaders And More On Messenger!

Facebook has taken off quite a bit when it comes to interaction and bringing all sorts of communities together. With 1.7 billion users and 1 billion of those users using...

BLAZE Win – Play Steam Games On The Go!

Imagine taking a laptop with you in your pocket. A high powered laptop that can handle anything you throw at it, from Indie classics to more demanding triple A games....

Megaman and Chrono Trigger Crossover!

Well kind of.  This little gif is the work of up and coming sprite artist Daniel Oliver. Daniel has been posting his work over social media for quite some time, from...

Top 10 Underrated SNES Games

We all know about the likes of the classics. Super Mario World, Super Metroid, Super Mario Kart (anything with Super in it really), the list goes on where the SNES is...

The Best Places To Collect Retro Games!

Collecting Retro Games is a tough and heavy task for a lot of us! My collection of Castlevania games ranges as far as the eye can see. (Or so I wish.) But it took years...

Star Wars – Rogue One Retro 8-Bit Trailer

Developed by a personal friend of the site, animator Brendan Docherty (also known for Wrestling Arcade) has put together this stunning retro inspired trailer for an iOS...

Doom Can Now Be Played Using The Macbook Pro’s Touch Bar!

Doom is one of the greatest FPS games ever created. Some argue it IS the best. It’s one of the age old traditions when it comes to Doom to be honest, the heated...

Doom – Recreated in Clay!

As a stunning tribute to the retro classic 'Doom' someone has created a mashup between the hit classic FPS and the hit classic TV show 'Wallace and Gromit'...

Real Life Zelda Adventure – Defenders Of The Triforce

Do you know what Real Escape Games are? They are those pseudo real life action experiences, often found set in Zombie realms, where you and a few friends can have a...

EJagfest – The Ultimate Event For Atari Jaguar Lovers!

The Atari reassurance is in full effect. What do we mean by this? There has been such an amazing amount of fantastic Atari related items to be released this year. Such...

SEGA Game Gear – A Brief History

Back during the 90s, there was one portable gaming king. This was the big N. Their Gameboy console ruled the landscape and there was nothing anyone had could seem to do...