Tag "retro"

Japan will see its own Nintendo Classic system with 30 built-in games

Earlier this year, Nintendo unveiled the NES Classic Edition, a miniature system that will feature 30 different games that were released back on the Nintendo Entertainment System including games like Mega

Slain: Back from Hell review – Retro platforming with a Metal twist

Have you ever once thought to yourself: “Wow, games these days are just too darn easy!” If so, you have three different options: 1. Play the Souls games. 2. Play

The NES Classic Edition looks tiny compared to original

One of the most anticipated releases this holiday season is the Nintendo NES Classic Edition, which features 30 classic Nintendo games built-in, ranging from Contra to The Legend of Zelda.

RetroUSB’s NES console, The AVS

For those of you who were dissapointed by Nintendo’s NES Mini being preloaded with only a select number of games, incompatible with actual carts and stuck with a proprietary controller,

Sega 3D Classics Collection (Nintendo 3DS review)

The 16-bit era is easily one of my favorite times in gaming. Growing up I owned a Super Nintendo, but I always had a chance to play a few Sega Genesis

Ink Whiskey releases NES cartridge with a twist

Every so often there are things that are so simple but unique that it catches your attention. This is one of those items. Created by the team over at Ink

8 Bit Evolution revitalizes retro gaming

I, like many, grew up with the 8-bit Nintendo system. I upgraded to the 16-bit generation with the Super Nintendo and the Sega Genesis. Even with the new consoles out

The hunt for the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Legacy Dragon Dagger (available now)

If you go to the Toys “R” Us website right now and search for the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers Legacy Dragon Dagger, you will see a pre-order link with a

Final Fantasy XIII series 16-bit recap

I can’t say that I am the biggest fan of the Final Fantasy XIII saga, but Lightning Returns is looking to be a great game, judging from the demo. With

Get to playing or you’re fired! – Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-bit Land Review

Mordecai and Rigby hate work and love video games, so it’s only fair that they finally get to be in one. As usual, Benson gives the duo a job to

Guild Wars 2 goes retro with 8-bit update

Events like this one are why I love Guild Wars 2 so much. Arenanet is going retro with today’s update, introducing the Super Adventure Box, a complete event zone where

Review: The Joystick-It from Thinkgeek

When the Ipad first hit the market it opened a floodgate of possibilities for third party accessory developers based on its gaming capabilities alone. You can’t get more nostalgic than