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Retro Gaming Special: Vertical Hold Episode 254

It’s time to get our retro gaming hats on as we look at this year’s crop of retro gaming goodies to stick under the Christmas tree in the latest episode of Vertical Hold!

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MSI Street Fighter II TV Plug & Play Game Review

Street Fighter II is the most legendary one-on-one fighting game of all time… and this is a cheap Christmas stocking stuffer. But is it any good?

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MSI Wrestlemania Steel Cage Challenge TV Plug & Play Game Review

Wrestlemania Steel Cage Challenge wasn’t a particularly great game when it first came out in 1992, and time has not been kind to it.

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MSI Double Dragon TV Plug & Play Game Review

Kick, punch, it’s all in the mind… no, wait, wrong game. Time to once again get my retro game fix in with MSI’s TV game version of Technos’ classic Double Dragon.

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MSI Frogger TV Plug & Play Game Review

Does Frogger deserve to hop underneath your Christmas tree this year? There was only one way to find out.

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MSI Space Invaders TV Plug & Play Game Review

With Christmas fast approaching, retro gaming goodies are appearing on store shelves — but are they worth buying?

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Retro gaming admission: I’ve never finished Metal Gear Solid

It’s a classic, I had a quiet Saturday, and so…

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Singalonga… Bubble Bobble?

As most of you are probably aware, Bubble Bobble is my all-time favourite game. But the Internet sure does some weird things with it…

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Happy little retro miracles

Sure, retro bargains are sometimes hard to find. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t look.

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Random retro discoveries

Or “It’s astonishing what you can randomly find in a secondhand CD store that you didn’t even think would be open at this time of…

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