retro games


Darius Cozmic Revelation Is Headed To The Nintendo Switch

Darius Cozmic Revelation Is Headed To The Nintendo Switch

Taito revealed that not only will Darius Cozmic Revelation be coming to the Nintendo Switch, but it's getting an amazing physical release. The main game will carry several versions of the series along with a unique GameBoy version of Sagaia, which will give retro fans a fun extra. But as you can see below, they're […]

Ziggurat Bringing More Data East Arcade Classics To PC

Ziggurat Bringing More Data East Arcade Classics To PC

Ziggurat Interactive revealed today that they are working with 612GAMES to release 15 retro games from legendary developer Data East You can now play games from the company across their span in the '80s and '90s on Steam, GOG, and the Humble Store like Heavy Barrel, Super BurgerTime, Joe & Mac - Caveman Ninja, Bad[...]

Blaze Entertainment Announces Intellivision Collections For Evercade

Blaze Entertainment Announces Intellivision Collections For Evercade

The company will be making a cartridge for the portable retro games system which will eventually be called Intellivision Collection 1 It will feature 12 games from the home console, with three of them already named below and another nine to be revealed No official release date has been added to this one yet, like[...]

Four Retro Action Titles Are Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Four Retro Action Titles Are Coming To Nintendo Switch Online

Nintendo revealed this evening that four more games are coming to the NES and SNES libraries of Nintendo Switch Online. Three of those games go into the SNES library which will be Psycho Dream, DOOMSDAY WARRIOR, and Prehistorik Man, while the NES is getting Fire 'n Ice. Two of them being action titles with a […]

An NBA Jam Documentary Is Currently In The Works

An NBA Jam Documentary Is Currently In The Works

For those of you who love the game NBA Jam, you'll be happy to know there's a new documentary about the game in the works. As you might recall, the game already got a bit of a documentary in late 2020 as we got that awesome Midway documentary, which we reviewed here. The film devoted […]

The Shapeshifter Achieves Its Kickstarter Goal In 12 Hours

The Shapeshifter Achieves Its Kickstarter Goal In 12 Hours

Green Boy Games revealed today that their upcoming retro Game boy title The Shapeshifter has met its Kickstarter goal. The game was launched on Kickstarter today with the hopes of raising about $7,300 to fund it. As of the time we're writing this, the campaign has reached nearly $12k with 146 backers, and still has […]

Awesome Games Done Quick 2021 Online Raises Over $2.75 Million

Awesome Games Done Quick 2021 Online Raises Over $2.75 Million

Awesome Games Done Quick 2021 revealed that they managed to raise over $2.75 Million during their 8-day online charity stream. In case you happen to be unfamiliar with this event, from January 3rd-10th, hundreds of gamers got together to play several old-school titles as quickly as they could in bizarre speedrunning fashion with the goal […]

New Wave Toys Announces The Launch Of Asteroids X RepliCade Cabinet

New Wave Toys Announces The Launch Of Asteroids X RepliCade Cabinet

RepliCade revealed this week a new playable, limited edition, 12-inch-tall replica arcade cabinet of Atari's legendary classic Asteroids. Much like other replica arcade cabinets they have made in the past, this is about as authentic as you can get as they have recreated two variants of the models you would find when they were brand […]

Spacebot Interactive Puts Deadeus On Game Boy Up For Pre-Order

Spacebot Interactive Puts Deadeus On Game Boy Up For Pre-Order

Spacebot Interactive and IZMA have finally put their retro title Deadeus for the Game Boy up for pre-order today. This retro game is about as big of a throwback as you can get at the developer has put it to a cartridge, making it one of the few games out there that is not a […]

Someone Made A Handheld Version Of The Nintendo 64

Someone Made A Handheld Version Of The Nintendo 64

There have been many, many, many mods of Nintendo products over the years, including many for the Nintendo 64. We could list off all the ways people have torn that device apart and basically turned it into a better version of itself or created controllers that actually function better than the originals and won't wear […]

Retro-Bit Announces Pre-Orders For Legacy16 Controllers

Retro-Bit Announces Pre-Orders For Legacy16 Controllers

This morning, Retro-Bit revealed that pre-orders have officially gone live for the Legacy16 Controllers, both wired and wireless. If you haven't seen these yet, they were teased earlier this year as an old-school SNES controller for the Nintendo Switch, both in a wired version with a USB connection and a wireless version that utilizes a […]

Evercade Announces Codemasters Collection 1 Coming In 2021

Evercade Announces Codemasters Collection 1 Coming In 2021

Evercade announced a new collection coming to their retro console next year as they're releasing Codemasters Collection 1. The latest in advanced announcements for retro collections coming to the portable console, this is a mix of their classic platformers and sports titles they were known for back in the '90s. The majority of them being […]

Someone Brought A Forgotten SEGA VR Title From The 90s Back To Life

Someone Brought A Forgotten SEGA VR Title From The '90s Back To Life

Wanna hear something really trippy? Back in the '90s, SEGA was developing a VR game for the Genesis that was never released. Long before VR became what we know it today, the actual concept of VR was a novelty item that a lot of people billed as "the future of video games" but it never […]

Rare Super Mario Bros. 3 Variant Sells At Auction For $156k

Rare Super Mario Bros. 3 Variant Sells At Auction For $156k

Heritage Auctions are boasting the sale of a rare sealed variant of Super Mario Bros. 3 has sold at auction for $156,000. In case you're not familiar with the rarity of this box, this is a rare variant cover where the word "Bros." is over Mario's right hand. Usually, the word is over the space […]

Evercade Announces Worms Collection 1 Coming In 2021

Evercade Announces Worms Collection 1 Coming In 2021

Evercade has partnered up with Team17 to release Worms Collection 1, which will be coming out for the console in 2021. The company has been putting together collections from multiple game companies over the past year, but most of them don't release until later in the year or next as they're formatting them to their […]

Atari Unveils Vault Of 100 Games Optimized For The Atari VCS

Atari Unveils Vault Of 100 Games Optimized For The Atari VCS

This morning, Atari revealed a list of 100 games from their vault that have been optimized for the Atari VCS and its two controllers. All 100 games are classic titles from the company's past, many of them released as arcade hits before they came to come consoles. They will be released in two different packs […]

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 […]

The Analogue Duo Retro System Will Launch Sometime In 2021

The Analogue Duo Retro System Will Launch Sometime 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 system that will work with modern-day televisions and monitors without having to create an octopus of wires behind your system[...]

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 […]