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A Brief History of: The Xbox

In the dying days of Sega’s Dreamcast a new console was taking shape that would change the gaming landscape in fundamental ways, both introducing new concepts and a...

A Brief History of: SEGA Master System

Before it became the household name it is today, SEGA was nothing more than an upstart video game developer and publisher with eyes on the throne occupied by Atari then...

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Sonic the Hedgehog

Sega’s blaze blue mascot is a standby of modern video games but do you know his origin story? Like all famous stars, Sonic the hedgehog has a past and there are a few...

Ecco The Dolphin (Mega Drive) – Think you can beat it?

When it comes to classic titles on the Sega Genesis, none stand out more than Ecco the Dolphin, the video game starring the titular Ecco, a dolphin, who must save his...

Arcade Hall of Fame: Golden Axe

If there is one area that the early Sega company had mastered it is the arcade and one title that many gamers have played is Golden Axe, the fantasy-themed beat ‘em up...

Puma and SEGA Team Up to Create Sonic the Hedgehog Trainers

There’s nothing new about sports brands collaborating with well-known faces to create unique trainers and shoes. But this new offering from Puma is sure to delight...

Here’s what was revealed at the very first E3

The very first E3 – Electronic Entertainment Expo – was held way back in 1995 at the LA Convention Centre. Over 50,000 people attended, which is only around...

Super Mario vs Sonic The Hedgehog

Mario vs Sonic is one of the greatest gaming rivalries of all time! A battle that has endured long after the Nintendo vs SEGA rivalry burnt out

A Brief History of: The SEGA Mega Drive

SEGA mounted its greatest challenge to Nintendo with the release of the Mega Drive, the console that gave the world Sonic the Hedgehog!

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!

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...

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.

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

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 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...

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,...

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!

Desert Strike – Midweek Mega Drive Madness

Get those rockets a-flying in EA's Desert Strike!