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 big believer in the whole “pile of shame” concept — that idea that if you’ve got a lot of unplayed games, it’s somehow shameful or […]
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 that movie, though… well, that’s another thing entirely.
Did Nintendo do enough in its first year to get you to Switch? Speaking of doing enough, is the Australian government doing enough for the local games industry? All this plus the slow death of broadcast TV in the latest episode!
If you’re a “collector”, the SNES Mini is probably bad for the value of your collection, but for gamers everywhere, I can’t help but see it as a positive.
Super Mario Kart is great, and might even be my favourite game in the entire series. But pump it up a little, and it gets insane.
Super Mario Kart is an absolute classic game. But more than that.
There are plenty of classic game series, but when approaching them, is it vital to start at the beginning? Credit where it’s due; my thoughts around retro gaming today can be traced back to a tweet made by the excellent Alex Boz, AKA @ausretrogamer Perhaps we should play this game […]
Because it turns out there’s no part of Mario that Nintendo won’t turn into a game, even his, well…
Sometimes, I see retro games bargains. All too often, I see retro games priced to stay exactly on the shelf where they are.
I’ve been taking to the waves of late in one of the best N64 games.