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5 Retro Games With The Biggest Legacies

Retromash about 1 day ago

Regular readers will know that we love classic video games at Retromash. Sure, modern video games boast exceptional graphics and epic storylines that’ll take you 30+ hours to complete. They’re pushing the boundaries and blurring the lines between cinem …
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Sega CD JRPG Vay Is Getting An Improved iPhone Port This Year

Time Extension about 2 days ago

"A brand new, completely rewritten port".Published in 1993 for the Sega CD, Vay was one of the few JRPGs for the console to get a Western localisation, and, as a result, it has become something of a cult classic with Sega fans (ourselves included).Develope …
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The Top 25 Dreamcast Indie Games... Voted by You! (2024 Edition)

The Dreamcast Junkyard about 3 days ago

At the beginning of the year, we put the call out to the community to vote for their favourite indie releases for the Sega Dreamcast, and, as always, you have all responded in a big way! We had more than double the number of respondents than the last time …
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Lemmings - A complete review of the definitive Amiga puzzle game. Amigos: Everything Amiga 440

Amigos: Everything Amiga about 3 days ago

The Amigos EVERYTHING Amiga Podcast is back with a CLASSIC...maybe the NUMBER ONE AMIGA GAME OF ALL TIME! That's right, it's LEMMINGS from the brilliant minds at DMA Design and Psygnosis! We'll kill a TON of Lemmings and see if this sucker hol …
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Gothik (Firebird, 1987)

Finnish Retro Game Comparison Blog about 5 days ago

Game concept and design by Paul Hutchinson.Sinclair ZX Spectrum version written by Paul Hutchinson, with loading screen by Drew Northcott. Published by Telecomsoft (Firebird) in 1987.Amstrad CPC version written by Paul Hutchinson, and published by Telecoms …

WTS: Atari 800 Mechanical Keyboard

VCFed about 5 days ago

Hi all! Last year at VCFMW I picked up an Atari 800 and in restoring it I was faced with the issue of a broken, pretty much non-repairable, stackpole keyboard. I found this Mechanical Keyboard and decided to go that route as it lets me re-use my keycaps …
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Review: Resonant Tale (Playdate) - A Small But Perfectly Formed Zelda Homage

Time Extension about 6 days ago

Zelda-lite.We know what you're thinking: Resonant Tale looks an awful lot like Zelda: Link's Awakening. It even starts on a beach, and the layout of its map is eerily similar to that of the Game Boy classic. However, what we have here isn't some Palworld-s …
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Punch-Out!! Is Getting A Fanmade SNES Port

Time Extension about 6 days ago

Coming 2024.If you've been following the site for a while, you may be aware of our previous coverage of the ROM hacker/porting expert Infidelity, who has made a name for himself by porting NES titles to the SNES with a bunch of exciting quality-of-life fea …
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The Incredibly Rare GBA Title 'Ninja Five-O' Is Getting A Rerelease For Switch, PS4, & PS5

Time Extension about 6 days ago

Ninja Five-O was originally released back in 2003.Yesterday, the video game publisher Limited Run Games revealed at IGN FanFest that it is planning to bring the rare and highly sought-after Game Boy Advance title Ninja Five-O (otherwise known as Ninja Cop) …
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Japanese Switch Owners Are Getting A Remake Of A Classic Yuji Horii Game

Time Extension about 7 days ago

From G-Mode no less!As is always the case with Nintendo Directs, there were a couple of announcements made in the Japanese version of the broadcast that were missing from those shown in other regions.While many will likely be most excited about the news th …
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5 More Classic Rare Games Have Just Arrived On Nintendo Switch Online

Time Extension about 7 days ago

Which one will you be playing first?As part of today's Nintendo Direct: Partner Showcase, Nintendo announced that 5 classic Rare games have just been added to the Nintendo Switch Online service.These titles include two NES titles (R.C. Pro-Am & Snake R …

Arcade Cores • Exidy Universal Game Board 2 core issues

MISTerFPGA about 7 days ago

The #Exidy Universal Game Board 2 core has finally landed for the MiSTer platform. Dive into 80s nostalgia with classic arcade hits like TARG, Spectar, Venture, Mouse Trap, and Pepper II!First of all thank-you for working on this board, I'm excited to be …
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A Nintendo Famicom Fist Of The North Star RPG Has Just Been Fan Translated

Time Extension about 8 days ago

Hokuto No Ken 3 was originally released in 1989.An exciting new fan translation patch has just been released for a Japan-exclusive Nintendo Famicom RPG based on the iconic manga and anime series Fist of the North Star.Hokuto No Ken 3: Shinseiki Souzou Seik …
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The Tetris World Record Has Been Obliterated

Time Extension about 9 days ago

Two million points over the previous record.The world of 'classic' Tetris (the NES version, basically) has been chewing up column inches of late thanks to the news that the game has finally been "beaten" after 34 years.That feat was achieved by Willis "Blu …
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Check Out Dreamblade, An Awesome 'Dreamcast Mini' Mod

Time Extension about 9 days ago

"About 1/4th the size" of a Dreamcast.Sega has yet to announce what its next micro-console will be, but following the launch of the Mega Drive Mini and Mega Drive Mini 2, many people are hopeful it might be a Dreamcast Mini.That might be some way off yet, …
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Feature: Please, Sega, Let's Have A Proper Fantasy Zone Sequel

Time Extension about 11 days ago

With M2 at the helm, if possible.Towards the end of last year, Sega announced that it would be delving into its enviable archives to revive some of its older arcade,16 and 32-bit titles. Fans could scarcely believe it; Shinobi, Streets of Rage, Golden Axe, …

Classic 8X Plain IDE CD-ROM Drives

VCFed about 12 days ago

Where can you find these in new like looking condition - need a pair of white ones for the 2 486 DX2 66's I have. How fast did they get before they went ATA? …
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Newly Released Tribute Album 'EXCALIBUR' Celebrates The Music Of Secret Of Mana

Time Extension about 12 days ago

Features 47 rearranged tracks based on Hiroki Kikuta's classic score.The music label Scarlet Moon has just released a whopping 47-track tribute album celebrating Hiroki Kikuta's incredible score for the 1993 SNES role-playing classic Secret of Mana.The tri …
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Three Classic Fallout Games Are Free On The Epic Store Next Week

Time Extension about 12 days ago

Fallout! Fallout 2! And Fallout Tactics: Brotherhood of Steel!Three classic Fallout games are set to be given away for free on the Epic Games Store next week (as spotted by Eurogamer!)So if you want to snatch up two of the best computer role-playing games …
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Guide: All Analogue Pocket OpenFPGA Cores And Where To Download Them

Time Extension about 12 days ago

Update: Latest Konami cores added.The Analogue Pocket is a high-end handheld retro gaming system that uses FPGA technology to replicate the performance of classic gaming platforms on a hardware (rather than software) level, which means it's incredibly accu …
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Retro Themes In Modern Escape Rooms: A Nostalgic Twist

Retromash about 12 days ago

Escape rooms are popular with people seeking a thrilling and immersive experience. In the competitive and innovative escape room, designers have found a unique way to attract players: the retro theme. For fans of escape rooms and vintage charm, this nostal …
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NBA Showtime - For The Industry

The Dreamcast Junkyard about 13 days ago

Designed and published by Midway Games, Inc for the Sega Dreamcast in 1999, NBA Showtime is still worth playing in 2024, and its 128-bit graphics are worth preserving — for character artists and gamers alike.When we position NBA Showtime on the Dreamcast …
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Insane Bundle Includes 70 Capcom Classics Worth $200 For Just 20 Bucks

Time Extension about 13 days ago

To celebrate the Capcom Cup X.Capcom has teamed up with Humble Bundle to offer over 70 classic titles for $20.The Fighters & Arcade Classics bundle features the likes of Street Fighter V: Champion Edition, Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection, Ul …
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Vanquish Was 2010's "Fourth-Best Shooter" And That's Why It's A Cult Classic, Says Producer

Time Extension about 13 days ago

"Never be the third best shooter".PlatimumGames' Vanquish garnered plenty of positive notices when it launched back in 2010, but it perhaps didn't achieve the commercial success it truly deserved.As is the case with some of the company's most beloved title …