Tag: classic gaming

Kick it old school with Sonic Origins!!

We can’t just get enough of the little blue Speed Demon! Sega drops a trailer for the upcoming Sonic Origins, a new collection of games that take us back to the humble days of Sonic’s beginnings. This packed collection includes Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic CD, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, and Sonic 3 & Knuckles. It …

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Take a slash back at the original Ninja Gaiden Trilogy!!

Ninjas. Masters of stealth. Experts in the silent kill. The ninja is one of most recognizable figures in pop culture. From movies to music to cartoons, the ninja has always been shown to possess incredible combat prowess and mystic powers. In video games, ninja do awesome stuff like fight of demons, military soldiers and wield …

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Arcade1Up bringing back NBA JAM and other classic titles as new arcade units!

Remember the good old days of hanging in the arcade with your buds and a fist full of quarters ready to play some two-on-two basketball with popular NBA superstars. Those days are coming back! Hello fellow gamers and J1 Fans, DevilDriver1313 is here with the latest in gaming news. In a report from IGN, retro …

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Adam Hunter returns in new Streets of Rage 4 trailer!!

Ex-boxer turned police detective Adam Hunter is back on the beat and he is ready to beat down the criminal filth infesting the city. Check him out in the latest trailer for Street of Rage 4, the newest installment in Sega’s classic beat ’em up series. The game is set to release in 2020 for …

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Sega announces mini Genesis system!!

It seems like the flames of the great Console Wars are being reignited! Following Nintendo and Sony’s lead, Sega has jumped on the mini console bandwagon by revealing that they will be releasing a scaled down version of the Sega Genesis. The system will come with two controllers, HDMI cable, a USB power adapter and …

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Get ready to game like it’s 1982! The Commodore 64 is back!!

You know how to old saying goes, “The classics never die.” But they do multiply. Nintendo has already exposed peoples’ love for retro gaming by releasing their classic systems – NES mini and Super NES mini – to bring back to good old days of gaming. Well, North America is about to go back even …

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The Virtual Console has been “Switch-ed” off!

If you were looking to play classic titles on your brand new Nintendo Switch and take the old school gaming on the road, well you are S.O.L. Nintendo has said that they will not be bringing the Virtual Console to their hot selling system as they have done with previous consoles. The fate of the …

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World wide sales of Super NES mini reaches 5 million units!!

The results are in! Nintendo reports that the Super NES classic mini has sold 5.28 million units as of today. The home of Mario has previously reported that their shrunk down version of their classic console sold 4 million units in February. The Super NES mini debuted last September in Europe and North America, and …

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Let’s get Mad, Bad and Crazy with Battletoads in “On the Next Level!!”

Toads. Turtles. Sharks. What do these animals have in common, besides the fact that they live and around water? Well, they are the subject of several cartoons and accompanying games released in the decade of high top sneakers and the first Bush Administration. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles had the airwaves and digital world under …

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Time Warp Review scares up Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors!!

There are a lot of good fighting games due out this year. Ever since the genre was restored thanks to Capcom and their release of Street Fighter IV, and Netherrealm Studios with their reboot of Mortal Kombat, fighting games seem to be on the rise again. In that same time frame, fans have been wanting …

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