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Read This: Firefox kills 404s, Apple Watch 2 and the making of Head Over Heels

Firefox redirects 404s in a smart way, Apple readies the Apple Watch 2 (allegedly), Iran cans Pokémon GO and a classic game’s genesis revealed.

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Retro Gaming Challenge Week Eighteen: Alien 3 (SNES vs Megadrive)

It’s an Alien-off, as the first “bad” Alien movie games go head to head with Megadrive Alien 3 vs SNES Alien 3. And the winner is…?

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Are GOG's retro Disney games worth buying?

In a surprise move, Good Old Games is selling off 16-bit era Disney games, but the prices feel high. Is there a sensible middle ground?

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Read This: Clickbait, iKlein and writer rejection

Stories that caught my eye today from around the web, including how to deal with writing rejection and someone determined enough to really catch them all.

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Play This: Batman (1986) Retro Remake

Da na na na na na na na, Da na na na na na na na BATMAN!

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Disney Infinity's death timeline is a sad affair

It’s not news that Disney Infinity is dying, but the company’s timeline for its death says a lot about where gaming is going.

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Retro Gaming Challenge Week Seventeen: Q*Bert (Atari 2600)

Q*Bert is an exceptional game that doesn’t get the credit it deserves. To make matters worse, I did a TERRIBLE thing to Q*Bert this week.

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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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Retro Games Challenge Week Four: Space Invaders (2600)

Space Invaders is a classic. Nay, it is the classic. But in its Atari 2600 incarnation, is it still any fun to play in 2016?

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Atari 7800: At this price, I'd take three!

People throw out the strangest things, including (if you’re lucky) retro games consoles.

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