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The problem with the Switch N64 Expansion Pack isn’t the price, it’s the games

Amidst the complaints about performance (either online or emulation) and the more nebulous “value” equation, there’s a much bigger problem with the N64 games that…

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Arcade 1UP Attack From Mars Australian review

Arcade 1UP’s Attack From Mars virtual pinball table offers up a lot of possibilities, but it’s not going to be the best pinball option for every player.

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Antstream Arcade Australia Review: Retro game streaming done right

Antstream Arcade’s payment model is confusing as hell, and there are a few small glitches in the way that it works and its platform support, but if you’re after an easy way to relive those classic games of your childhood, it’s a very impressive service.

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How to fix the “0 PlayStation 3 systems activated” problem

Here’s how to fix the 0 consoles activated PS3 problem if it’s stopping you from downloading your games from the PlayStation store.

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10 Retro Movie Games (That Don’t Suck)

Movie tie-in games have a terrible reputation, and that’s for a reason. Most of them are terrible. Here’s 10 of them that are actually great, and still well worth playing.

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Run Godzilla Review: Big on roars, short on interest

Godzilla Run merges the worlds of the world’s most famous Kaiju and idle gaming in a free iOS game that doesn’t quite make the grade.

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Classic Famicom ads are just the BEST

Time for a quick history lesson in the way games used to be advertised, methinks. So, as part of some ongoing retro gaming writing I’m…

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AT Games Legends Flashback Review: Retro Bargain or Cheap Junk?

AT Games is back with the AT Games Legends Flashback, a retro console that’s distinctly not like its previous mini-console efforts. That’s (mostly) a good thing.

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Does Super Mario Bros Game & Watch really need more games?

Super Mario Bros Game & Watch, Nintendo’s first Game & Watch in 29 years is now available — if you were lucky enough to score a pre-order — and already folks are hacking them and complaining that there’s simply not enough games on the unit to make it worthwhile. I think they’re missing the point.

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Super Mario 3D All-Stars Unboxing [Video]

While I pre-ordered the physical edition on day one, I kinda didn’t expect it to actually show up on launch day, what with the way the world is right now. But it did, and so here’s what was in the box with Super Mario 3D All-Stars.

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