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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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PAX AUS 2019: Confessions of PAX Newbie

So I finally managed to get down to Melbourne for PAX AUS, for a weekend filled with games, gaming culture, killer sheep and plenty of good-spirited competition.

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Head over Heels (Steam) review

A classic game makes a comeback on Steam, and I revisit my childhood.

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10 Megadrive/Genesis games you must play

Celebrate 3 decades of Sega’s excellent 16-bit console with this collection of must-play titles.

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Retro gaming admission: I have now finished Metal Gear Solid

SNAKE? SNAAAAAAKE! (Repeat 95 times.)

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