Retro Gamer issue 75

Issue 75 of Retro Gamer has been released in stores across the UK. Retro Gamer is a commercial UK magazine dedicated to retrogaming and also can be picked up around the world at select stores and by subscription. Highlights in this issue include: The Making of… Addams Family The Making of… Road Blasters Classic Game: Rez Dizzy feature Let’s All Play… Beachhead Retrospection: Famicom Disk [... read more ...]

The Retro League episode 26

Episode 26 of The Retro League podcast has been released. Arguments ahoy as The Retro League list their top 10 games of the 1990s plus there’s the usual retrogaming news on auctions, games, websites, etc. News, Virtually Retro, & Random Links New Splatterhouse Also Throws In The Original 16-bit Trilogy The Gaming Historian DexDrive Iron Clad for Virtual Console The Island of Lost Hardware: TVs [... read more ...]

Sega Saturn Magazine 35 at Out-of-Print Archive

Another update over at the Out-of-Print Archive, with the latest release of a quality magazine.  This time with issue 35 of the Official Sega Saturn Magazine, which was scanned, edited and compiled by meppi.  Out of the packed issue, four articles were chosen as online preview material: in-depth showcase of Radient Silvergun, interviews with SNK and AM2 and the review of Radient Silvergun.  All this [... read more ...]

Back in Time at Out-of-Print Archive

With things settling down after the April Fools gag, Out-of-Print Archive now move onto the next phase with their first of a new regular monthly feature. Back in Time looks at the classic videogaming magazines that were released 20 years ago this month. This month, naturally, starts with April 1990 when the likes of Zzap!64, C&VG, Your Sinclair and Crash reigned supreme in the UK [... read more ...]

Uwol - Quest For Money ported to Mega Drive/Genesis

Shiru has developed a Mega Drive/Genesis port of the ZX Spectrum homebrew game Uwol – Quest For Money, which was originally developed by The Mojon Twins (see Uwol Quest For Money released on Spectrum 128k for details of the original game). The game is molded on the classic platform games of old: collect gold coins throughout the various levels. The game, along with a fine [... read more ...]

Racketboy Podcast 10

Racketboy Podcast Episode 10 – PAX East Retro-Roundup Pt. 2: The Best of Indie 2D has been released (part 1 can be found here). In this episode we have interviews with Nathan Fouts (from Mommy’s Best Games), Michael Wilford (from Twisted Pixel) and Jamie Cheng (from Klei Entertainment). The podcast file and more details can be found at RetroGaming with Racketboy Weblink: Racketboy Podcast 10

Retrogaming Times Monthly 71

Retrogaming Times Monthly 71 has been released. The monthly html e-zine contains articles, reviews and news on all manners of retrogaming. The April 2010 edition is available online now at the RTM website. Highlights this issue include: The Cybernet Society 1995-1997 R.I.P. Vectrexenstein – Pole Position Apple II Incider – Mario Bros. NES’Cade – 720 Degrees All Eyes On…Super Hang-On Dual Perspective – Final Fight [... read more ...]

Mean Machines issue 2 at Out-of-Print Archive

After revealing that the revelation of Out-of-Print Archive being sold off was, in fact, a rather sneaky April Fool joke, things are more or less back to normal at OoPA. A brand new scan of Mean Machines issue 2 has been released, courtesy of meppi. The release comes along with a handful of online reviews from the magazine itself, including Bubble Bobble on the NES, [... read more ...]

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