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18 05, 2020

Evercade Detail Easy Fix For Rare HDMI Sound Issue

By |2020-05-19T03:48:37+01:00May 18th, 2020|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Evercade Detail Easy Fix For Rare HDMI Sound Issue

Evercade have released a statement addressing some intermittent audio issues with a very small amount of games and TV’s when playing in HDMI mode. The problem seems to be mostly caused by game capture software, but the team gave gone into great detail in their post. Whilst they are working on a permanent firmware fix [...]

15 05, 2020

Get A Closer Look At The ‘Atari 2600/7800: A Visual Compendium’ Book!

By |2020-05-16T03:21:29+01:00May 15th, 2020|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Get A Closer Look At The ‘Atari 2600/7800: A Visual Compendium’ Book!

We’ve got our hands on the new ‘Atari 2600/7800: A Visual Compendium’ book from Bitmap Books, and it’s safe to say – this one is a real treat! As we mentioned when it was revealed, this book is stuffed with insight and imagery that will fill the heart of any Atari fan with joy.   Check [...]

8 05, 2020

Evercade Atari Lynx Collection 2 Revealed!

By |2020-05-09T02:17:22+01:00May 8th, 2020|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Evercade Atari Lynx Collection 2 Revealed!

The Evercade is getting closer and closer to release, and with that, we have yet another new cartridge announcement! This time it’s another Atari Lynx Collection, that features 8 more games that we wanted to see make their way onto the Evercade. After the first Atari Lynx Collection was announced, a lot of fans were [...]

30 04, 2020

5 Songs By Famous Bands Exclusively Found in PS1 Games

By |2020-05-01T01:03:48+01:00April 30th, 2020|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on 5 Songs By Famous Bands Exclusively Found in PS1 Games

Since PlayStation games were released on CD-ROMs, it gave Sony a big technological advantage over their competitors at the time. Not only did they have more memory and were cheaper to mass-produce, developers were able to use higher-quality soundtracks for their games. Numerous famous bands had their licenced music in many of Sony’s titles. In [...]

21 04, 2020

5 Shocking Video Game Adverts From Magazines, Part 2

By |2020-04-21T23:39:55+01:00April 21st, 2020|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on 5 Shocking Video Game Adverts From Magazines, Part 2

Back in the past, video game companies took more risks when it came to promoting their game, and if it means bouncing far beyond the boundaries of tact and taste, you know they’d do it. If you thought some of these magazine ads were scandalous enough, then you won’t believe what they tried to get [...]

17 04, 2020

Streets of Rage 4 Release Date Is April 30

By |2020-04-17T23:03:15+01:00April 17th, 2020|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Streets of Rage 4 Release Date Is April 30

Dotemu have revealed that the Streets of Rage 4 release date is April 30 on PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One and Xbox Game Pass! You’ll be able to get the game for $24.99.   The news also came with a trailer that shows off the Battle Mode, which returns from Streets of Rage 2 and [...]

8 04, 2020

Best Retro Games Consoles 2020

By |2020-04-08T21:40:44+01:00April 8th, 2020|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Best Retro Games Consoles 2020

We may be living in a year that still sounds like the future, but that doesn’t mean you can’t look back on the past with fondness. You don’t have to stop with just looking back though, there are plenty of retro game consoles on the market in 2020 that will let you relive the glory [...]

30 03, 2020

Micro But Many Is A Micro Machines Collector’s Dream

By |2020-03-30T20:17:32+01:00March 30th, 2020|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Micro But Many Is A Micro Machines Collector’s Dream

You can now pre-order Micro but Many: an unofficial Micro Machines collection from Bitmap Books, and let me tell you, if you’re a fan of classic Micro Machines, you’re going to want to seriously consider it! The book is the next in line of fantastic retro-themed books from Bitmap Books, that really shine a light [...]

20 03, 2020

Streets of Rage 4 Physical Edition Revealed!

By |2020-03-20T17:46:25+00:00March 20th, 2020|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on Streets of Rage 4 Physical Edition Revealed!

Streets of Rage 4 just keeps getting better and better. A couple of weeks ago we heard that the game would have local co-op, and this week, we’re getting a Streets of Rage 4 physical edition! What a time to be alive.   The physical version of the game will be for the PS4 and [...]

11 03, 2020

5 Shocking Video Game Adverts From Magazines

By |2020-03-11T16:24:15+00:00March 11th, 2020|Retro Consoles|Comments Off on 5 Shocking Video Game Adverts From Magazines

These days, we have the internet to thank for keeping up to tabs on the latest or upcoming video games. In the past, however, many gamers relied on magazines for previews, reviews, and cheats. If you thought the adverts of today could be both ridiculous and potentially offensive, then you’d best prepare yourself for this [...]

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