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Organising retro games collections made easy

Keeping any number of retro games sorted sure isn’t an easy task. But it doesn’t have to be super-difficult. In fact, it can be kind of easy.

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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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Nintendo Switch turns 1, Aussies swap broadcast TV for small screens: Vertical Hold Episode 168

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…

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Is the SNES Mini good for retrogaming?

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…

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Seriously, Nintendo, why isn't 101-player Mario Kart an actual thing?

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.

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Random Super Mario Kart thought

Super Mario Kart is an absolute classic game. But more than that.

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Retro recollections: Is it important to play all of a classic game series?

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…

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Retro recollections: Super Mario Ball

Because it turns out there’s no part of Mario that Nintendo won’t turn into a game, even his, well…

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Retro games pricing: When did it tip over to jaw-dropping?

Sometimes, I see retro games bargains. All too often, I see retro games priced to stay exactly on the shelf where they are.

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