May 282010
 
Nintendo Magazine System issue 9 at Out-of-Print Archive

Nintendo Magazine System issue 9, June 1993, has been released at Out-of-Print Archive. The multi-format Nintendo magazine from EMAP was scanned by Mort, who allowed triverse to re-work the scans for release at OoPA. As well as having a link to the magazine download, the NMS #9 page also has editorial and content details, plus

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Survival Horror 101: A Beginner’s Guide

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May 272010
 
Survival Horror 101: A Beginner's Guide

As part of the Beginner’s Guide over at Racketboy.com, a rather spiffy Survival Horror guide has been produced. Presented by Ack – who has worked on Retroaction a few times, so you know it’s quality writing – the guide traces the history of the genre, the term “Survival Horror” and, of course, the games. Check

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Lotek64 Issue 33

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May 272010
 
Lotek64 Issue 33

Lotek64 issue 33 has been released. The quarterly German magazine contains news, articles and reviews on all things retrogaming. Highlights this issue includes: Terminator – over 25 years of Terminator gaming. Maniac Mansion Gold – a revamped C64 classic C64 Planet Steam – from the computer game and board game back to the oldies? Soft

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C&A Fan issue 6

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May 252010
 
C&A Fan issue 6

Issue 6 of C&A Fan (aka Commodore & Amiga Fan) has been released and features some 99 pages of content. C&A Fan is a Polish retrogaming ezine which, as the title suggests, focuses on the C64 and Amiga. The issue can be downloaded in low and/or high quality PDF. Content in this issue includes: Features

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The Retro League episode 31

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May 252010
 
The Retro League episode 31

The Retro League podcast episode 31 – Retro Game Hoedown has been released. The Retro League is a weekly podcast that looks at retrogaming news, websites, the people, the games and more. Previous episodes are also available to download from the website. Highlights this episode include: News Last Halo 2 player leaves Xbox Live Classic

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Retrogaming RoundUp podcast 19

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May 252010
 
Retrogaming RoundUp podcast 19

Retrogaming RoundUp podcast episode 19 – By Idiots For Idiots has been released. The monthly podcast features discussion and news on all manner of retrogaming delights. The episode, and outtake files, can be found at the Retrogaming RoundUp website, along with previous releases. Highlights of episode 19 includes: The Video Game Crash Part 1 –

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The Retro League episode 30

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May 252010
 
The Retro League episode 30

A quick catch up on The Retro League releases as episode 30 – Top 10 of the 1990’s part 2 was released last week. The Retro League is a weekly podcast that looks at retrogaming news, websites, the people, the games and more. This episode includes the conclusion to the Top 10 games of the

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Back in Time: May 1990

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May 252010
 
Back in Time: May 1990

            Turrican arrived on the Commodore 64 to critical praise, Escape From The Planet of the Robot Monsters escaped from the arcades onto the home micros, players were stumbling around in the dark with Castle Master, lots of fun was had across multiple formats with Fiendish Freddy’s Big Top O’ Fun, Player

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Racketboy Podcast 11 – Live @ TooManyGames

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May 102010
 
Racketboy Podcast 11 – Live @ TooManyGames

The Racketboy podcast features interviews and soundtracks from the world of Retrogaming. This edition of the podcast was recorded live at the TooManyGames convention in Reading, PA. Highlights for this episode include: (Outrun Intro – Mega Drive/Genesis) (Dave’s Intro (Kid Icarus Intro – NES) (Interview with Thomas Sansome, Video Game Trader Magazine (After Burner III

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Barney Redux released on C64

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May 072010
 
Barney Redux released on C64

Coming away from the recent Sideways SEUCK compo 2010 in fourth, Barney has now received the redux treatment. The game, which was developed by wile coyote of Cosine, has you in control of a cowfish who traverses the perils of the seas to make his way back to his coral reef home where his other

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