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indie, News, PC, Retro, Role Playing Game
Kickstarter: Old School Role-Playing Game by Tom Hall and Brenda Brathwaite

Kickstarter is getting more and more popular these days, it seems. Obsidian Entertainment’s Project Eternity campaign reached more…

Action, Adventure, News, PC, Retro, Role Playing Game, Third Person
Diamonds of Dungeons & Dragons Sale At GOG.com

The good folks over at Good Old Games like gamers with a taste for classics. In fact, they like them so much, that they have more…

Arcade, Features, Gadgets, Mobile, News, Retro
NeoGeo X Gold Portable System Set To Launch In December 2012

A while back, rumors circulated around the internet about an upcoming portable console with the ability to play classic Neo more…

Android, Apple, DLC, iOS, iPad, Microsoft, Mobile, Platformer, PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PSN, Retro, SEGA, Sony, Windows Phone 7, Xbox 360
Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 2 Coming to PSN and XBLA on May 16th

It’s about time! The original Sonic the Hedgehog 4: Episode 1 was released back in late 2010, and with other Sonic games more…

Arcade, Dreamcast, Editorials, Features, Fighting, Genesis, Retro, SNES
RipTen Dojo: Top Five Under-appreciated Fighting Games

Since RipTen Dojo normally airs every Sunday, I’ve decided to take a more lighthearted approach this week, since the more…

3DS, Action, Genre, Nintendo, Platformer, Retro, Reviews, SEGA
RipTen Review: The G.G. Shinobi (3DS)

What do you get when you cross Mega Man with Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, and add just a touch of Power Rangers? You get more…

3DS, Action, Genre, Nintendo, Platformer, Retro, Reviews, SEGA, SEGA Master System
RipTen Review: Sonic the Hedgehog: Triple Trouble (3DS)

  Sonic the Hedgehog: Triple Trouble is the fifth game in the Sonic the Hedgehog series for the SEGA Game Gear, yet more…

Misc, News, Retro
Kickstarter for the 3rd Edition of ‘High Score’ Only Has 8 Days Remaining!

High Score, for those unaware, was an encyclopedia that detailed the history of gaming. Stuffed with information and pictures more…

N64, Nintendo, Retro, Video
The King Nintendo Fanboy Shows You How To Maintain Working Nintendo 64 Control Sticks

Today, I, the King Nintendo Fanboy, will show Nintendo 64 fans how to maintain a working control stick.  This method works more…

3DS, Action, Game Boy Advance, Genre, NES, News, Nintendo, Platformer, Retro
‘Super Mario 3D Land’ Director Open to Possibility of Downloadable Content

Sure, Super Mario 3D Land has a nice, healthy number of levels. But playing it, we’re reminded of that time on The Simpsons more…

Features, Game Boy, Retro, Retrograde
RipTen Retrograde: ‘Fortified Zone’ (GB, 1991)

Coming to theaters near you – Fortified Zone! Starring 1987 and 1988. Fortified Zone is a top-down shoot-em-up by more…

3DS, Action, Genre, News, Nintendo, Retro, SEGA
Two More Game Gear Sonic Games Rated for Nintendo 3DS, Plus Ten More We Want to See (and Three We Don’t)

As we have recently learned, the long-awaited (?) arrival of titles from the SEGA Game Gear library on the Nintendo 3DS more…

3DS, Action, Genre, Nintendo, Platformer, Retro, Reviews, SEGA, Side Scroller
RipTen Review: Shinobi (Nintendo 3DS)

One would think that after 2006′s Sonic the Hedgehog, the last thing SEGA would ever want to do is attempt to revitalize one more…

Action, Adventure, Arcade, Genre, NES, Nintendo, Platformer, Retro, Side Scroller, Wii
What Exactly IS Mario’s Adventure?

The image above is taken from copy by Nintendo for a game called “Mario’s Adventure,” a game which– as you can see– is more…

3DS, Action, Adventure, Editorials, Features, Genre, NES, Nintendo, Platformer, Retro, Side Scroller
Should Older Games Be Tweaked for Today’s Audiences?

In the most recent Nintendo Download, Nintendo released the original NES Metroid to the Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console. Yep, more…