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Retro recollections: Castlevania (NES)

Time, I thought, to really sink my teeth into my retro gaming collection. Where better to start than Konami’s classic Dracula-fest, Castlevania? I’m not a…

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Video Review: Terminator 2: Judgement Day (NES)

In which, on something of a whim, I take on the role of the Terminator in the best movie of the series. The game of…

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Retro Recollections: Galaga makes me maudlin

Sometimes, retrogaming is as much about the people you remember as it is about the games. For me, Galaga has some very personal connections.

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Nintendo Classic Mini NES: A boon or bust for retro?

Nintendo’s sitting pretty on a big old pile of Pokémon GO money, so what does it do? Release a classic NES console with 30 games and HDMI output. Wait… what?

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Does 3D NES really improve old NES games?

A new emulator makes all your old NES games into 3D titles, but is this an improvement, or just a gimmick?

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Retro Gaming Challenge Week Six: Trog (NES)

A dinosaur, some cavemen and the core gameplay of Pac-Man with added powerups. Trog should be a winner, right?

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RS-8 Game Player Review

How bad are famiclones in 2015? The answer is, predictably, “very”.

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Camcorders and consoles for your consumption

A couple of wildly different articles for your entertainment and education today, which is why the above headline is a touch on the alliteratively tortured…

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Have I got a bargain for you….

Astonishingly, the cheapest and most expensive games I’ve ever owned — and I’ve owned a lot of games — both arrived at my home within…

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