retro games


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 […]

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[...]

EA Sports Is Bringing The Classic NHL 94 Back With NHL 21

EA Sports Is Bringing The Classic NHL 94 Back With NHL 21

EA Sports are about to make a lot of hockey fans really happy as they are bringing back NHL 94 with their latest game NHL 21. Considered to be one of the all-time classic hockey video games, NHL 94 was a breakout hit sports title for Electronic Arts at that time. The SEGA Genesis version […]

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 […]

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

Liquid Media Group & Polycade Partner Up For Retro Game Releases

Liquid’s retro games will also be available via the company's commercial models, which are remote arcade units that can be installed in virtually any business and come preloaded with multiple classic titles As to what titles will actually appear in those units was not revealed, nor was there any mention of how they might be used[...]

AtGames Partners With TAITO To Create Virtual Pinball Tables

AtGames Partners With TAITO To Create Virtual Pinball Tables

AtGames has made a name for themselves the past few years doing those awesome mini-arcade cabinets with four games built inside that look like the originals did back in the day.Meanwhile, TAITO basically has one of the more complex retro games libraries around with titles like Legends Ultimate, Legends Gamer, and Legends Pinball include Arkanoid,[...]

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[...]

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

Evercade Reveales Two New Collections For Jaleco & Piko Interactive

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 the ROM, were basically lost to time A lot of the games in these two collections are some of the[...]

Ziggurat Reveals The September Games For Retro First Friday

Ziggurat Reveals The September Games For Retro First Friday

Ziggurat has revealed the next four retro video games they have released for Retro First Friday, with a couple of classics in the mix. The four games you'll get to play this month are Battle Engine Aquila, Hunting Unlimited 2, Gunboat, and Steel Thunder. All four of these games are available at a 33% discount on […]

Battletoads Is Getting An Legacy Edition &#038 Vinyl Soundtrack

Battletoads Is Getting An Legacy Edition & Vinyl Soundtrack

Retro gamers have a treat coming their way as the original Battletoads is getting a couple of awesome releases from iam8bit. The original Tradewest title for the NES, now under the Rare umbrella, is getting a glorious return to cartridge form with an entry into the Legacy Cartridge Collection. Much like games that have come […]

Numskull Shows Off Their New Dig Dug Quarter Arcades Cabinet

Numskull Shows Off Their New Dig Dug Quarter Arcades Cabinet

Numskull has a new '80s arcade cabinet to show off as there's a new Quarter Arcades cabinet in their collection for the game Dig Dug. Officially licensed by Bandai Namco, this is a 1/4 scale replica of the original arcade machine. Made for durability, playability, and portability, it plays like the original in every way […]

Classic Tetris World Championship 2020 Will Move Online

Classic Tetris World Championship 2020 Will Move Online

Some good news for retro gaming esports as the Classic Tetris World Championship 2020 will be moved online. As is the story with many events in 2020, the CTWC was in jeopardy of not happening after the Portland Retro Gaming Expo canceled their event, which is where the tournament usually happens every year. But today […]

Summer Games Done Quick Reveals Their 2020 Schedule

Summer Games Done Quick Reveals Their 2020 Schedule

Earlier today, the folks at GDQ revealed their complete lineup for Summer Games Done Quick as the 2020 version goes online. The event was in jeopardy for a hot minute this year as COVID-19 changed plans a couple of times from moving the event back to taking it all the way online. After changing the […]