Retro Games


Nintendo Releases Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon &#038 The Blade Of Light

Nintendo Releases Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & The Blade Of Light

An interesting rarity from Nintendo as the company has released Fire Emblem: Shadow Dragon & The Blade Of Light. The weird reality we live in when it comes to Nintendo is that there is a library of titles across multiple consoles that were only released in Japan and maybe a few other areas, but they […]

Pac-Man Card Game By Steamforged Games Solicitation Released

Pac-Man Card Game By Steamforged Games' Solicitation Released

Steamforged Games, the company known for such tabletop games as Godtear and Guild Ball, are releasing a new card game, based on the classic Bandai Namco arcade game Pac-Man. Veteran arcade game players and newcomers to the gaming scene alike are sure to enjoy this card game when it hits stores on November 13th of […]

New Wave Toys Reveals Asteroids Mini Arcade Cabinet

New Wave Toys Reveals Asteroids Mini Arcade Cabinet

New Wave Toys revealed a brand new mini arcade cabinet today as they are giving the miniature treatment to Asteroids. In partnership with RepliCade and Atari, they have created a 12-inch-tall replica of the legendary arcade classic, fully playable, and detailed down to the stickers on the side. This is designed to match the cabinets […]

Atari Reveals The Mini Pong Jr. For The Holiday Season

Atari Reveals The Mini Pong Jr. For The Holiday Season

Atari are gearing up for the holiday season with all their new items, as they revealed today the Mini Pong Jr. As you can see here, this is a small tabletop version of the game that is about the size of a Nintendo Wii U, in which both players can play the classic title like […]

Antstream Arcade To Hold Worlds First Online Pac-Man Tournament

Antstream Arcade To Hold World's First Online Pac-Man Tournament

Antstream Arcade announced this morning that they will be throwing the world's first online tournament for the classic arcade game Pac-Man. The event will take place from October 23rd-30th and will feature Guinness World Record holder Billy Mitchell and UK Pac-Man champion Jon Stoodley. The tournament itself will have some extreme rules to it to […]

The Analogue Duo Retro System Will Launch Sometime In 2021

The Analogue Duo Retro System Will Launch Sometime In 2021

Retro console developer Analogue revealed this past week that their upcoming system the Analogue Duo will be released in 2021. The company has been developing different versions of consoles to play all your retro games for those of us who still have a collection sitting off to the side. Giving you an option for a […]

MinnMax Releases First Game Documentary About The Oregon Trail

MinnMax Releases First Game Documentary About The Oregon Trail

Something cool came out this past week that might interest many retro gamers as MinnMax created a documentary about The Oregon Trail. The game itself is so engrained in gaming culture that to this day people make headstone jokes on Twitch and YouTube whenever they tragically die in a game. It also serves as one […]

AtGames Announces 47 TAITO Titles Added To Legends Arcade

AtGames Announces 47 TAITO Titles Added To Legends Arcade

Some interesting retro games news this week as AtGames has announced they're adding 47 titles from the TAITO library to Legends Arcade. AtGames has slowly been working to add several old-school gaming libraries to their arcade machines, both the at-home and arcade boards you can buy in retail, as well as the machines you can […]

The Tetris Mini Will Be Released In Japan Next Week

The Tetris Mini Will Be Released In Japan Next Week

Wanna play Tetris wherever you go but don't want something bulky? The Tetris Mini may just be the thing you need to get. Japanese company Gametech revealed this week that they are releasing an officially licensed mini version of the classic puzzle game that is the size of a large keychain ornament. As you can […]

Classic Retro Game Jetboard Joust Gets A Sequel 30 Years Later

Classic Retro Game Jetboard Joust Gets A Sequel 30 Years Later

Freedom! Games and developer BitBull have released a sequel to the classic retro game Jetboard Joust 30 years after the original. The game is a bit of a mashup of the classic arcade shoot-'em-up and modern roguelikes as you get a weirdly unique hybrid of the two in a familiar title. The game will be […]

Liquid Media Group &#038 Polycade Partner Up For Retro Game Releases

Liquid Media Group & Polycade Partner Up For Retro Game Releases

Earlier today, Liquid Media Group announced they had partnered with Polycade to release a series of retro video games. According to the announcement, the agreement will be to have all of Liquid's retro gaming titles made available for the Polycade Game Store launching this fall. Liquid's retro games will also be available via the company's commercial models, […]

AtGames Partners With TAITO To Create Virtual Pinball Tables

AtGames Partners With TAITO To Create Virtual Pinball Tables

AtGames and TAITO revealed this week that the two have formed a new partnership to make a line of virtual pinball tables. The two companies made the announcement this morning, but aside from the quotes you see below, there's not a lot of info on how big this partnership will go or what specific IPs […]

VR Shooter Operation Serpens Set To Release On October 15

VR Shooter Operation Serpens Set To Release On October 15

Ginra Tech announced that Operation Serpens is set to release on October 15th and aims to stand out among VR shooters. Its gameplay features the same reflex driven chaos you'd expect from the lovechild of Time Crisis meeting Contra, and it offers a huge array of in-game equipment. As the elite agent in its titular […]

Herzog Zwei Is Coming To SEGA AGES On Nintendo Switch

Herzog Zwei Is Coming To SEGA AGES On Nintendo Switch

SEGA revealed today that they will be bringing Herzog Zwei over to SEGA AGES on the Nintendo Switch this week. The classic game was on the Mega Drive in 1989 in Japan before coming west in 1990 and becoming one of the standard-bearers for RTS titles. Now you can own it and play it for […]

Nintendo Switch Online Is Getting Donkey Kong Country 2

Nintendo Switch Online Is Getting Donkey Kong Country 2

Nintendo revealed this evening four new games coming to Nintendo Switch Online in September for both the NES and SNES libraries. There's a few interesting choices this time around, starting with Donkey Kong Country 2 as the one that will stick out the most to players. A direct sequel to the popular Rare collaboration with […]

Awesome Games Done Quick Officially Moves Online For 2021

Awesome Games Done Quick Officially Moves Online For 2021

In what feels like a safe and predictable move, Games Done Quick has decided to move their winter event online. At the end of Summer Games Done Quick, which took place last month as an online-only event after a couple months of plans changing here and there, the organization revealed that Awesome Games Done Quick […]

Sealed Classic NES Final Fantasy Up For Auction Now At Heritage

Sealed Classic NES Final Fantasy Up For Auction Now At Heritage

The Final Fantasy series has been running since 1987, with fifteen core entries and seemingly countless spinoffs. Its fan base is one of the most vocal and loyal in the world, and there's a game to suit just about any tastes. But you can't go wrong with the original NES version, especially when it's in […]

Ziggurat Interactive Launches Seven More Retro Games On GOG

Ziggurat Interactive Launches Seven More Retro Games On GOG

Ziggurat Interactive has added eight more retro games to GOG.com, giving players a chance to try some old-school titles. The seven games being added to the library are g Timequest, Machiavelli the Prince, Les Manley in: Lost in LA, Les Manley in: Search For The King, Last Rites, Return of the Phantom, and Battle Engine Aquila. The additions are being done as […]

Evercade Reveales Two New Collections For Jaleco &#038 Piko Interactive

Evercade Reveales Two New Collections For Jaleco & Piko Interactive

Evercade revealed two new collections on the way as they're making a Jaleco set and a second Piko Interactive set. The UK-based company has been working hard to release old-school retro games for their specially designed handheld console, giving fans collections of titles that unless you owned the console they were tied to or owned […]

TMNT 3: Manhattan Project NES Game On Auction At Heritage

TMNT 3: Manhattan Project NES Game On Auction At Heritage

TMNT fans are a mad bunch in the figure world, and now that we are all older and have money to burn, we are starting to go back and collect all sorts of items besides the toys: lunchboxes, party supplies, everything. An increasingly large number are also collecting the vintage video games. We all remember […]