Retro Gaming

Four Reasons Why The Mega Drive Is The Ultimate Retro Console

Nathan Atkinson | Posted 24.02.2017 | UK Tech
Nathan Atkinson

With Nintendo and Sega having recently launched new retro plug-and-play consoles, gaming fans are once again firmly split in their allegiance. Having reignited an old rivalry, here are four reasons why you should do the right thing and side with Sonic and the Mega Drive.

Michael Rundle

This Machine Is The Solution To Retro Gaming | Michael Rundle | Posted 18.12.2014 | UK Tech

The Hyperkin RetroN 5 is available now (stock depending) from FunStock for £129.99. Key Features: Plays titles from up to 10 systems Original ...

This Man Owns More Video Games Than You Have Ever Played

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2014 | UK Tech

Is this the greatest retro games collection ever? Or the most beautifully presented, at least? Well, it's up there. And as ever, it's all in the detai...

'Street Fighter II' Disney Princesses Are Beautiful, And Badass

Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.04.2014 | UK Tech

'Street Fighter' has about ten badass new challengers - in the form of Disney's classic princesses. An amazing new collection of pixel art by desi...

PICs: The Artist Behind These Legendary Game Covers Has Died

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

Legendary video games artist Greg Martin has died. Martin was the artist behind dozens of classic and retro video games covers through the 1980s an...

WATCH: The History Of Video Games In One Video

Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.12.2013 | UK Tech

From the Odyssey to the SNES, watch the begining of the home console industry unfold before your very eyes......

'Double Dragon' Is Back

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2014 | UK Tech

One of the very best things about modern mobile gaming is the new lease of life it's given to retro classics. And this week one of the true stand-out ...

Somebody's Just Released A New Game For The ZX Spectrum

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Tech

If you're wondering whether to upgrade your gaming set-up to either the Xbox One or PS4, you might want to reconsider: there are still games being mad...

Retro Gamers Discover Huge Secret Inside Decades-Old Game

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.11.2013 | UK Tech

With all the hype around Grand Theft Auto 5 and FIFA 14, it's possible to forget that some games take a long time to give up all of their secrets. ...

WATCH: Atari Celebrates Pong Anniversary By Releasing... Pong

Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Tech

Atari has celebrated the 40th anniversary of its classic arcade game Pong by releasing... Pong. The iconic gaming brand has been through a massive ...

Michael Rundle

Doom III BFG Edition Review: Returning To The Nightmare | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK Tech

Doom is 20 years old next year, and this week is released in a boxed-set collection (Doom III: BFG Edition) which includes the original, its sequel Do...

Michael Rundle

Pixelated Dreams: New Retro Games Shop Opens In London | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Tech

A couple of months ago, a charming but tatty, half-empty and run-down retro gaming shop in London closed. "We held on and fought as long as we cou...

WATCH: Top 50 ZX Spectrum Games

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Tech

If you only play modern video games, probably the biggest inconvenience you have to deal with is when the yellow Angry Bird won't play ball and assass...