The BBC Micro from Acorn Ruler of educational computing during the 8-bit era, this machine was robust, great for programming and host to many quality games. An absolute classic machine from the 1980s
The Nintendo Game & Watch was the inspiration of Gunpei Yokoi, who created an incredibly popular series of 59 games released throughout the 80's. From Donkey Kong to Mario and Zelda, many of Nintendo's clasic characters are featured in these brilliant handheld games, which are much sought after by collectors almost 30 years later
Crash Bandicoot was the original mascot for the Sony PlayStation video game console, and they once again need this timeless mascot to make his return.
Every Windows computer comes pre-loaded with Spider Solitaire. The idea is to get new users used to using a mouse and keyboard, but some of us just love playing Spider Solitaire. Here is how to play.
I love Konami games for many reasons, foremost of which being they always have such wonderful music. Here are my 10 favourite Gradius Soundtracks.
I will not impose my imagination on you but will teach you the basics of making a text-based game. You will be able to design, create and execute your own text adventure game.
This article is a review of the Minesweeper: Collector by GriffGriffGames. Minesweeper: Collector can be found on the App Store and Google Play. I explain what I think about the game.
The Streets of Rage Franchise was one of the most popular games of the 90's, and I think that Sega would do the gaming world a huge service by bringing the title back for another round.
With an ancient Egypt backdrop, Pyramid Solitaire Saga adds a social twist to the ever-popular card-matching game. However, matching papyrus cards can get challenging if you don’t know how to use charms, make the most of the joker card and take advantage of golden scarab cards. With the help of these tips and tricks, you can easily master key game elements, achieve streaks and solve challenging Solitaire levels.
Astro Blaster was a 1980s table top arcade game inspired by the classic Scramble. Released by HALES/TOMY it was a pretty good game
Developed by devoted fans of the series under Sega's wing, Sonic Mania brings the classics back to (almost) full force.
Mega Man 2 / Rock Man 2 was released in 1988 in the US and Japan. It is widely considered as the best game in the series.
Attention all PC gamers! Take a trip back in time with me as we re-live those nostalgic moments playing the best PC games that ever were. Here, we count down the top 15 that I've come across and dwell for a while in those precious moments when we first got our hands on these epic titles!
Conveniently play and save your progress in any Sega Genesis or Master System game on a computer emulator by following these easy steps.
This is a retro review of Doom - not the first FPS ever made, but certainly one of the most memorable.
Discover how an iconic arcade game created a feminist revolution in video game history, and the women who made it happen.
Taking a wild spin in a different direction, Sonic the Fighters breaks away from the conventional formula of the Sonic series - but how does it compare to the rest of the series?
The 1990s was an excellent time for gaming, with 1996 being a particularly good year for me for one reason: I got to play Duke Nukem 3D. Now years later I take a look at this gaming gem.
Many unforgettable games were made in the 80s and 90s. Not all survived into the current era, though. Here are 10 retro games & series I'm really hoping for remakes.
Taito Legends is a compilation for the PS2, Xbox, and PC with classic games like Space Invaders and Bubble Bobble, but is it worth getting?
Dino Run DX is a fun endless runner from Pixeljam games in which players must outrun their own extinction while earning the most points.
The Mario universe is a thoroughly-populated world. There are few gaming franchises that can claim to have a similarly robust history, and none of them can beat Super Mario in sheer bulk of characters. Yet most of these characters are ultimately...