As many know, Conker’s Bad Fur Day for the Nintendo 64 originally started life as a much more gentle and polite platformer in the Rare development studios. Following early criticism around Rare’s safe and family friendly approach, Twelve Tales Conker 64 saw a radical change to the foul-mouthed adventure we know and love today. For […]
Although it’s been a long wait, further details and photographs of the infamous Super Nintendo SNES-CD / PlayStation prototype hardware have finally been revealed. Having taken the unit to the Retro.HK Expo for display, its owner has not only shown off the system’s insides and inner workings, but also found time for a quick round […]
On the weekend of 28-29 November, Brookfields Leisure Centre, Wolverhampton plays host to the Revival Winter Warmer, a dedicated retro gaming event which returns after the main event was skipped this year. This ‘mini-event’ is a precursor for next year’s much larger normal Revival event but has still got plenty of amazing retro treats for […]
Imagine being a gamer in the early Nineties and not having access to a version of Street Fighter II. Sad times, right? Well, never fear – dodgy pirate copies are here! Yes indeed, to fill the gap left by the lack of official versions for the NES, Master System and Game Gear, hard-working bootlegging groups […]
In our first of many annual Hallowen episodes, Paul and Phil join up to discuss their favourite horror games from past and present in time. Covering a wide range of classics from the genre both old and new, get ready to be pushed to the edge of your seats in a chilling retrospective with the […]
Not too long ago the Core Design classic Tomb Raider hit modern devices with an all new iOS and Android port. Keeping the original game and visuals intact – albeit at a higher resolution – this re-release allowed gamers to get adventuring on the go with Lara in their pocket. With plenty of us still […]
If you’re currently on a mission to locate the hidden gems and exclusive rarities for Sega final console, there’s an all new secret weapon you need by your side. The ever active Dreamcast Junkyard has compiled their very own collectors guide in book form, which is now available to buy through the site.
If you’re currently on a mission to locate the hidden gems and exclusive rarities for Sega’s final console, there’s an all new secret weapon you need by your side. The ever active Dreamcast Junkyard has compiled their very own collectors guide in book form, which is now available to buy through the site.
Retro Gamer 148 is out now, with the best BBC Micro games ever on the cover. Elsewhere inside we’ve got big hitters including The Making Of Command & Conquer, a celebration of 25 years of the SNES, an Ultimate Guide To Gunstar Heroes and The History Of Lords Of Midnight. But don’t just take our […]
It’s always great to see people on our forums get so far as to work on commercial games. One example of this is Poncho by Delve Entertainment, which was released today on PC and PlayStation 4. Matthew Weekes, a member of our forums who worked on Freedom Planet, was the lead pixel artist for this […]