Category: Retro

Mar
01

10 Nintendo 64 Platformers You Should Revisit

Retro gaming continues to be a hot trend lately, and one of the most popular retro gaming consoles is the Nintendo 64. One of the things that made the N64 so great was it’s ability to expand the platformer genre that […]

Feb
12

Less Popular Retro Games With Cool Soundtracks

Whether it be an obscure title that has been long overlooked, or one that failed to impress when released, these are the misfits in the retro gaming library that all have one thing in common: wicked soundtracks. Some of them […]

Feb
05

REVIEW – The NES30 Game Controller

Imagine how cool it would be to have a NES controller you could plug into your computer, your Android, iPad or even your Wii, to play those classic emulated games. Well thanks to a company called 8Bitdo such a desire […]

Jan
14

Behold the Soundtrack of Final Fantasy IV in 8 Glorious Bits

The title of this article may seem a little misleading at first – after all, Final Fantasy IV is famous partially because it was the first Final Fantasy game not presented in 8-bits.  It was the series’ first outing on the […]

Jan
12

A Teenage Jack Black Stars In Pitfall! Ad

Using celebrities in gaming advertisements is always a good way to get your ad viral and bring your game some attention. We have seen this countless times in the last few years with celebrities like Jonah Hill, Kobe Bryant, and […]

Jan
11

Exploring the early days of PC Gaming: 7 Worthy MS-DOS games You Must Try

Windows 95 brought forward the dawn of graphical user interface computing into the mainstream and with it re-introduced personal computers as a home multimedia hub that became a necessity in every household back in 90s. Prior to Microsoft’s game-changing operating […]

Jan
11

More Ebay Craziness: Own Factory Sealed Stadium Events for $100,000

Every once in a while an extremely rare game for the Nintendo Entertainment System ends up on Ebay for auction, selling for thousands of dollars. If you’re a retro collector and you have a spare $100,000 laying around, you may […]

Jan
10

Ever Wanted to Own 5700 Games? Have We got a Deal for You

Have you ever wanted to own a MASSIVE gaming collection?  Ever wanted to have almost every single game released on a Nintendo platform before 2007?  Do you have a spare 160,000 dollars lying around?  No?  Well, you might wanna check […]

Jan
08

RETRO REVIEW – MEGA MAN ZERO

Original Platform: Game Boy Advance Current Platform: Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS, Wii U Virtual Console Developer: Inti Creates Publisher: Capcom Release Date: September 10, 2002 (NA) The world has gone to hell. It has been a 100 years since […]

Dec
30

New Year, Old Console? Why You Should Revisit the Dreamcast in 2015

Remember the late 90s? The bleeps of monophonic ringtones, Internet modem screeching and Livin’ La Vida Loca? Funnily enough, I could never tell the difference between them, but that’s beside the point. The late 90s did grace us with some […]