retro gaming


Someone Discovered An N64 Prototype Controller

Someone Discovered An N64 Prototype Controller

For all of the years we’ve had game consoles in our homes, many agree one of the worst controllers ever created was the N64 controller by Nintendo. Some find it to be a thing of beauty, but for those of us who wrecked our thumbs on the thumbstick and had to deal with the Z-Button […]

"Disney Classic Games: Aladdin & The Lion King" Is Coming In October

“Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King” Is Coming In October

Publisher Nighthawk Interactive and developer Digital Eclipse announced today they will be releasing Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King. This is a remastered collection of the classic games released in the early ’90s for the SNES, SEGA Genesis, and Game Boy consoles. All of them upgraded to 1080p with enhanced graphics and even […]

“Mario & Sonic At The Olympic Games Tokyo 2020” Will Have 2D Events

A weird and awesome reveal from SEGA at Gamescom 2019 this week as Mario & Sonic At The Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 will be going 2D. SEGA announced that the game will be featuring classic 2D appearances of both Mario and Sonic characters in ten specific events. It’s basically an old-school throwback special to the […]

"Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles In Time" Soundtrack Goes Vinyl

“Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles In Time” Soundtrack Goes Vinyl

Some cool news for retro gaming fans as the soundtrack for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles In Time will be coming to vinyl this year. Nickelodeon and Konami have partnered with iam8bit to release the soundtrack in a couple of different forms, with pre-orders going live on Thursday morning. The two versions you can snag […]

Polymega HD Adds Five TurboGrafx-16 Games To Module Setup

Polymega HD Adds Five TurboGrafx-16 Games To Module Setup

One of the newer retro console players to come out of the woodwork recently is the Polymega HD, boasting that it can cover nine different libraries. Recently they’ve been promoting the TurboGrafx-16 module that you can add to the front to play games from the series, but today, they let fans know that it will […]

Konami Announces The TurboGrafx-16 Mini Console

Konami Reveals Details For The TurboGrafx-16 Mini Release

Konami has released new details this week of what you can expect in the TurboGrafx-16 Mini, including games and accessories for the console. We have a complete list of all the games here, as well as a trailer showing off select titles. But the big additions to the console are the Turbo Controller which comes […]

Summer Games Done Quick 2019 Scores a Record-Breaking Year

Summer Games Done Quick 2019 Scores a Record-Breaking Year

Games Dune Quick ended last night with some amazing news as Summer Games Done Quick 2019 scored a record-breaking fundraising number for the event. After a week of 24-hour speedrunning on classic video games with some of the best players in the world showing off their skills, the event concluded with a total of $3 […]

Exploring The New Gear My Arcade Brought To E3 2019

Exploring The New Gear My Arcade Brought To E3 2019

Every year that we go to E3, we love checking out all of the new gear that My Arcade has to show off, and this year was no different. The company was kind enough to give us all of these photos of what they had to bring, but we’re primarily going to discuss all of […]

The NES Game "Pizza Pop!" Just Got a Fan Translation

The NES Game “Pizza Pop!” Just Got a Fan Translation

Old-school retro gamers will be happy to know that Pizza Pop! for the Nintendo Famicom has finally received a fan translation. The news came from SiliconEra who posted that the game had been given a proper English translation so people in the west can now play the game in full for either single or two-player […]

Feel Nostalgic With Funko Retro Video Game Mystery Minis

Today is London Toy Fair, and continuing their exhaustive reveals, Retro Gaming Mystery Minis are coming to stores this spring/summer. Look at the adorable arcade cabinet style packaging! That makes picking these up worth it alone.