Namco’s arcade icon celebrates a major milestone with mobile game updates and a party in America.
See what lurks behind Oliver Frey’s fantastic new cover…
This platform shooter is one of the few GX4000 diamonds – it looks pretty and it’s incredibly hard.
They say that if you’re going to clone anything, you should clone something good – and that’s exactly what IGS did with this homage to Metal Slug.
This Master System lightgun game bucked convention by going for a top-down perspective. Was the experiment successful?
At its eye-watering RRP, we can imagine that this colourful platformer left Neo Geo owners feeling a little blue…
Koji Igarashi’s spiritual successor to the Castlevania games hits all of its stretch goals in less than a day.
We’re not sure what Eric Cantona’s favourite football game is, but this might just be it…
Developer Playtonic must be feeling pretty pleased with itself
Nick looks at the best licensed game that you never knew was licensed…
Nick talks about how Digital Pictures’ controversial trap-’em-up was groundbreaking, if not always fun…
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The likes of R-Type and Double Dragon can be had for pennies for a limited time.
Our exciting new app allows you to rate all your favourite videogames and share them with fellow retro gamers
Beyond Kung-Fu has been revealed to the world!
Our popular bookazine is back in a new edition for 2015.
It might have been graphically minimal, but Supremacy was truly absorbing.
Score classic games with our amazing new free app.
We celebrate gaming’s biggest disasters and much, much more…
Yes, that’s the real name – but don’t pass this game up just because of that…
Nick runs down the best bits of this game-changing arcade racer.
As trees blossom and the weather warms up, Nick looks back to winter for his gaming kicks.
Vehicular combat in an alternate Seventies? Sign us up!
Reader Scott Delonette muses on why he loves this Hoth-based blaster
New book from Read-Only Memory celebrates the iconic developer.
Three more Mega Drive hits are getting stereoscopic makeovers for Nintendo 3DS this summer…
Composer for games such as Frontier: Elite II, Starglider and Carrier Command takes to the popular crowdfunding site.
Street Fighter III might not have wowed many gamers instantly, but Nick explains how it won him over…
You’ve probably played Guitar Hero – here, Nick talks about why he loves the game that kicked it all off…
It wasn’t anything like the arcade game, but was Sega’s isometric racer any good?
Darran takes a look at this obscure (ho ho) surviva
Nick reminisces about the weirdness of a markedly Japanese Master System game…
How did Nintendo’s fast-paced futuristic racer fare as a TV tie-in?
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Darran reveals one of the reasons he loves Namco hit sequel.
Darran loves Sega’s arcade racer. Hopefully you will too.
Learn about an exciting new competition to create artwork for the new Mad Max film.
Discover how Bungie created its incredible first-person shooter.
Nick presents the most memorable moments of Sparkster’s debut – how many do you remember?
Darran remembers this rather awesome tennis game.