Bitmap Books has launched the Kickstarter campaign for the latest in its line of Visual Compendium retro gaming books, and once again Nintendo is the focus. The Unofficial SNES/Super Famicom: A Visual Compendium follows the success of Bitmap Books’ previous effort, which focused on the incredibly popular 8-bit NES console. If you haven’t seen one […]
Will plays with a Vega+ This report was written by Will Woodvine, photography and video by Ant Harper. Disclosure: I backed the Vega+ Indiegogo campaign but requested and received a refund over the Christmas period. I asked for a refund due to what I perceive to be the appalling lack of information provided to backers. […]
Retro Community Day is upon us as we play by our own rules. By that I mean Red Hot Sonic’s rules. We’re playing Sonic Bash with the community. Join your ol’ pal Bart, NeoHazard and special guest Red Hot Sonic, Overlord and others as we see who fights Robotnik best. SEGA Channel Retro is the […]
It’s been a while since we’ve had a honest to goodness leak of a Sonic game. But we have a new one thanks to Gameloft’s customer care site. The site has a support page dedicated to Sonic Runners Adventure, a yet to be announced follow-up to the 2015 game Sonic Runners. In case you missed out on […]
I missed the original kickstarter but just pledged via Backerkit http://otherside-e.com/wp/games/underworld-ascendant/ Made by the same original team and backed by Lord British himself 🙂
The Super Nintendo is often cited as many retro gamer’s favourite console. Just looking at game prices on Ebay etc for Nintendo’s 16bit marvel shows that demand isn’t fading either.
This Sunday at 8PM GMT (3PM Central), we’ll be playing games together with house rules. I’m hosting another Retro Community Day on SEGA Channel Retro. The channel reached over 1,000 subscribers on YouTube and over 400 subscribers on Twitch! To celebrate this, we’re going to be showcasing Sonic Bash, a hack where two players compete to […]
We like Pac-Man here at Retro Gamer, but we’re also no enemies of progress – and Pac-Man has definitely been improved upon over the years. From the early thrills of Ms. Pac-Man to the more recent delights of the Pac-Man Championship Edition series, we’ve seen all sorts of positive variations on the core maze gameplay. […]