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Athlete Kings

It’s summer, and that means it’s time for sports! On your consoles, we mean – don’t get up.
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Cosmic Avenger

A second chance is always a good thing – and Universal’s shoot-’em-up certainly deserved one.
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Giant Gram 2000

The best grappler you’ve never heard of, featuring the best grapplers you’ve never heard of (and Vader, and John Laurinaitis).
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Stryker’s Run

Just one look tells you all you need to know – this is a BBC Micro game, through and through.
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E3 Brings The Retro Love

Shenmue III, Final Fantasy VII remake, Rare Replay and more headline an E3 packed with excellent throwbacks.
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Wheelie

It’s Wheelie tough. (Nick, your P45 is waiting at HR. – Darran)
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Zaxxon

If you wanted a great version of Sega’s hit shooter in the early Eighties, the Colecovision was the only place to be…
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Time Bandit

Sometimes, the biggest bank and the most precious diamonds are too small-time for your dream heist. Sometimes, you need to rob the whole of history…
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Net Yaroze

Nick’s a big fan of Sony’s mid-Nineties attempt to revive bedroom coding. Find out why…
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PACMAN35TH BLOG

Pac-Man Is 35!

Namco’s arcade icon celebrates a major milestone with mobile game updates and a party in America.
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Navy Seals

This platform shooter is one of the few GX4000 diamonds – it looks pretty and it’s incredibly hard.
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Demon Front

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.
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Rescue Mission

This Master System lightgun game bucked convention by going for a top-down perspective. Was the experiment successful?
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Blue’s Journey

At its eye-watering RRP, we can imagine that this colourful platformer left Neo Geo owners feeling a little blue…
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Taito Power Goal

We’re not sure what Eric Cantona’s favourite football game is, but this might just be it…
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Night Trap

Nick talks about how Digital Pictures’ controversial trap-’em-up was groundbreaking, if not always fun…
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Tinkle Pit

Yes, that’s the real name – but don’t pass this game up just because of that…
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