Tag: retro gaming

Konami announces TurboGrafx 16 mini!!

Well, look who’s throwing their hat into the mini game console market. Konami has decided not to be left in the dust with the announcement that they will be bringing back the TurboGrafx 16. Just like Nintendo’s two mini consoles and Sony’s smaller PS1, the mini version of the 16bit console from the nineties will …

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Konami to release the Contra Anniversary Collection!!

Break out the Master Code and get ready to game like it’s 1989! Following the recent release of the Castlevania Anniversary Collection, Konami follows up by reviving another classic series from their library. The Contra Anniversary collection brings back the classic side-scrolling shoot ’em up for a new generation of gamers and give older gamers …

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Sony reveals list of game for PlayStation classic mini!!

After revealing that they will be joining the mini console market with Nintendo, Sony has dropped the list of games available for the PlayStation Classic mini, which is set to launch on December 3, 2018 to commemorate the system’s 24th Anniversary. The date is also the exact same date that the original PlayStation launched in …

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Castlevania Reqium brings back to classic titles!!

Grab your whip and fill that holy water because it is time to hunt the night once again! Konami has announced that they will be bringing back two classic games from their long running Castlevania series – Castlevania: Rondo of Blood (known as Dracula X in Western releases), and Castlevania: Symphony of the Night. Fans …

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WHOO-HOO!! More NES minis are on the way this June!!

Still haven’t gotten your hands on a NES Mini because supplies ran dry in 2016. Well, worry no more. Nintendo is rolling out more units of their classic console in June with an increased number available to ensure that fans of the old school game will get their own console. Nintendo had originally ceased production …

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Justice League Task Force asssembles “On the Next Level!!”

Superhero games have come a long way in over the years. Before the start of the 21st century, video games based on comic books have had little success except for a select few titles. Rocksteady’s hugely successful “Batman Arkham” series and the highly anticipated “Spider- Man” game from Insomniac Games are among the titles putting …

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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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Jump back into the ring with Battle Arena Toshiden!! Time Warp Review!!

Salutations, J1 Fans! Devildriver1313 is back to take you on another trip into gaming history! The 1990s saw a big boon in fighting games with several developers flexing their muscles at one another in the fight for gaming supremacy. Capcom’s Street Fighter II and Midway’s (former name for Netherrealm Studios) Mortal Kombat held the top …

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Let’s have a shell of a time with TMNT: Tournament Fighters!!

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are one of the most popular hero teams in television and comics. They hit the pinnacle of their popularity in the mid-90s. Evidently, this led to the “Awesome Foursome” being featured in several video games on various home consoles and arcade cabinets. With the fighting game revolution dominating the market, …

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Time Warp Review celebrates Mega Man 30th Anniversary!!

Robotics seem to be the way of the future. Currently, they build cars, can perform complicated surgery and even do our taxes. Heck, there are even robots that look like real people and display some form of sentience. While some scientists praise the idea, others fear the possibility of a robot revolution. And if sci-fi …

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