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An interview about all 1041 (or is it 1042?) Famicom Games

Pretty much every video game loving child of the eighties dreamed of being able to play every single Famicom game. Well, RndStranger (real name David Mathis) of YouTube actually went and did it, completing an exhaustive 1,041 episode series about every single Famicom...

TAITO is Back & Better Than Ever in TAITO Milestones 3!

May 18th, 2024 - We won’t slow down just yet – the ININ x TAITO partnership continues to heat up! ININ, in collaboration with TAITO, is thrilled to announce the third instalment in the TAITO Milestones series, made exclusively for the Nintendo Switch! TAITO Milestones...

Galastrad – GALAGA-Like SHMUP Game for the Amstrad CPC and GX4000!

Arcade Shooters we just love 'em! From Galaga to 1942, to Xenon and even Swiv. But there's one Shoot 'em up that caught our eye this month, and that's the latest release of ' Galastrad ' for the Amstrad CPC and GX4000. As in the words of the website "GAME RELEASE...
Lost Twins II confirms Xbox Release

Lost Twins II confirms Xbox Release

[Islamabad, 23rd April  2024] — Playdew has officially announced that the beloved 'Lost Twins II’' game will be making its way to Xbox consoles. With this confirmation, comes a visually stunning trailer that offers a glimpse into the immersive world awaiting players....

Spring Break Backlog Binge List

Spring Break Backlog Binge List

With Spring Break underway, Old School Gamer takes a look at five games from previous console generations you need to revisit! Game of Thrones: Episode One: Iron From Ice: Make no bones about it, great games, just like great television or film, live and die on great...

Modding 101: The Tools of the Trade

Modding 101: The Tools of the Trade

Modding video game components is a daunting yet rewarding way to reconnect with classic games. Inspired by my article, Modding Made Easy, I’ll start with the basic tools and show off one of my favorite starter projects in this article. Perhaps my chronicles might...

Tomb Raider is coming to Evercade!

Tomb Raider is coming to Evercade!

The first three Tomb Raider games are coming to an Evercade Cartridge! Today we're delighted to announce a new partnership with Crystal Dynamics to bring this great franchise to Evercade fans. These classic titles from the 32-bit era will be available as part of our...

Indie Update – by Brian Hall

Indie Update – by Brian Hall

Sega had many consoles over the years. Their first system, the SG-1000, was primarily sold in Japan. That was followed by the Sega Master System, which was sold world-wide. Both of those systems were 8-bit. Third time's the charm, and next up came the first 16-bit...

You Are What You Play – by Howard Scott Warshaw

You Are What You Play – by Howard Scott Warshaw

The gaming world is perverse, as are its constituents… and what makes it all so perverse? Perceptions. Allow me to start by digressing. When I first arrived at Hewlett Packard, a rosy-cheeked budding youth fresh out of college, I was rather a wild and crazy sort. To...

Asteroids – By Eugenio Angueira

Asteroids – By Eugenio Angueira

In November 1979, Atari, Inc released a monochromatic vector game to the arcades with the name Asteroids. The game, programmed by Lyle Rains and Ed Logg, is a multi-directional shooter in which the player controls a vessel that appears in the middle of an asteroid f...

Analogue Pocket Review – Mike Mertes

Analogue Pocket Review – Mike Mertes

In continuation of the company’s modern revision of classic video game consoles, Analogue brings the Analogue Pocket, a beautiful handheld that pays an incredible homage to the Game Boy. Analogue’s portable is more than just a remake, though, as it has many features...

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