Just a few short weeks ago the Ataribox was announced. Atari's first hardware release in 20 years, the comeback retro gaming console is an enigma as it stands today. New photos and some more details of Atari's plans for the console released today, however, may clarify further.
Is Atari's new video game console a retro gaming emulator in a fancy shell, or something much more than that?
How can we define a retro console? We look into how we can consider the classic consoles and games and decide what classifies as 'retro' in today's popular culture.
This neat little retro gaming camera app can send your snaps back to the days of pixels and sprites!
I have a perpetual love / hate relationship with the boss battle. I relish the feeling of finally breaking down a seemingly insurmountable obstacle to its finest points and methodically working through it to victory. At the same time, if i'm really enjoying the everyday play of a title I'm often faltered in my tracks... Continue Reading →
With Prey's release just around the corner, I thought i'd delve into the history of the long-troubled IP. Back in 1997 it was looking like the first person shooter would never come to fruition. 20 years later Arkane and Bethesda have reimagined the resulting title to critical acclaim and widespread excitement. This buzz is not undeserved,... Continue Reading →
The collecting itch is a pervasive and consistent one. If you've been feeling that itch recently it might be time to give in and start your very own retro gaming collection. Thankfully we're here, with 7 steps you can take right now to start your collection right. With such a wide field of potential, a... Continue Reading →
Nintendo's SNES Mini is rumoured for release this Christmas, but will its stock space be the same size as the NES? And what is Nintendo accomplishing with these retro plug and plays?