Retro and Vintage

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    Mobile Retro Gamer

    Over the last few years interest in retro gaming has steadily increased, and with the release of smaller retro hardware from the likes Nintendo and SEGA, and soon to be Atari, it shows no signs…

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    The Worst Computers of All Time

    The humble desktop computer has evolved quite a lot in the last thirty-plus years. Gone are the beige, toilet-coloured boxes with chunky monitor and wrist-thick cables, to be replaced by impressive, almost dominating black boxes…

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  • Worst Games Consoles of All Time

    We live in a world where there’s really only three players in the games console market: Microsoft, Sony and Nintendo. However, in the past, there was a time when we had the likes of Sega,…

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  • Cecconoid – Review

    A ZX Spectrum-inspired eight-bit twin-stick-shooter, which looks to spread some retro gaming love.

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    The Best Sonic The Hedgehog Games on Mobile

    With his debut movie being actually really good, it would be fair to say that Sonic the Hedgehog is back! Well it would if he hadn’t actually gone away.

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    10 Vintage Arcade Games We Miss

    These days the arcades just aren’t the same. Gone are the classics, and all we’re left with are a smattering of racing titles, some kind of shooting game and the rest are divided up with…

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    A Brief History of Video Game Cheats

    If at first you don’t succeed, cheat! For as long as video games have been around, there’s been a way to cheat the system; to give you infinite lives, unlimited energy, more weapons, full ammo…

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    Orb 2 Player Retro Arcade Machine – Review

    The collection of retro goodies from Orb and Thumbs UP UK continues with the release of its 2 Player Retro Arcade Machine: a nostalgic, arcade cabinet look-alike, that’s packed with over 300 games, and offers…

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  • Unsung Heroes of the Computing World

    The history of home computing is filled with glittering stars like the Spectrum, BBC, Commodore 64, Atari ST and the Amiga, but not every micro of yesteryear is equally well celebrated. Let’s take a look…

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  • Windows 10 Retro Videogame Remakes

    When we look back on the games that we played in our youth, with a nostalgic tear forming in our eye, what was it that made them so endearing? Was it the playability?

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    Remembering – AltaVista

    Long before Google became a search engine, or even a word associated with the internet, the surfers of the early and mid-nineties were spoiled for choice.

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  • Remembering – Amstrad CPC 464

    When Alan Sugar’s Amstrad bought out the Sinclair brand, the 8-bit world gave forth a bit of a shudder; after all, our precious Spectrum was now part of the company that made those strange, really…

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    Remembering – 3.5in Floppy Disks

    It’s hard to believe that a mere 15 years ago, Dell Computers announced that they were phasing out 3.5-inch floppy disk drives from their line of products.

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