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TX-1696 - A nod to Shoot 'em up classics for your ZX Spectrum Next!
16 July 2024
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indieretronews.com
Yet another Shoot 'em up to grace our home computers, is the awesome looking side scrolling Shoot 'em up of TX-1696 by Lucky Red Fish for the ZX Spectrum NEXT. A game that is a nod to classic retro games such as R-Type and Project-X, to modern ...
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New To Antstream This Week: Alien Rampage & BurgerTime
11 July 2024
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antstream.com
Two new titles come to the Antstream library this week. Retro gamers can spend their time fighting through large levels in the action packed Alien Rampage (DOS), or craft massive burgers while dodging pesky ingredients in the classic BurgerTime (NES). ...
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The Failed Video Game Mascots of the 1990s
4 July 2024
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denofgeek.com
Inspired by the record-breaking success of Mario and Sonic, various video game studios throughout the 1990s endeavored to create their own big mascot characters that would certainly become gaming’s next big thing. Many starred in platformers, some ...
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Apple II Blueprint Signed by Woz Explains NFTs
29 June 2024
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retrogamecoders.com
A friend was asking about NFTs and I used a metaphor that helps me understand them better. While obviously Bitcoin gets a lot of the buzz, I believe NFTs are a widely misunderstood and confusing use of blockchain technology. ...
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M. Bison's Regular Japanese Voice Actor Won't Be Returning In Street Fighter 6
21 June 2024
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timeextension.com
On June 7th, Capcom announced via a trailer at Summer Games Fest that M. Bison would be one of the four characters included in the year 2 roster for Street Fighter 6. But only recently, it has come to people's attention that his legendary Japanese ...
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Dragowfall - A nod to 80's Intellivision games by Heracleum for the PC ( Online too! )
17 June 2024
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indieretronews.com
A rather unusual bit of news this afternoon, as thanks to a heads up by a good friend of ours, we've been told it might be worth checking out this downloadable and online playable game mash up of Dragowfall. What makes this game worth checking out you ask? ...
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Perfect Dark Finally Returns With A New Look and Awesome Gadgets
10 June 2024
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retrododo.com
It’s been 24 years since Perfect Dark dropped onto the N64, a sentence that I hesitated writing for about 5 minutes because it forces me to admit that I’ve got older. We had a prequel in 2005 and a remaster in 2010, both on the Xbox, and ...
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How to Setup Your Raspberry Pi 5, 4 or Pi400 with PiMiga Amiga
5 June 2024
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retrogamecoders.com
In this video we look at how to set up your Raspberry Pi 5, 4 or 400 with PiMiga, the best Amiga experience you can get in 2024. Below you will see the changes to the instructions you need to take a note of for the brand new release. ...
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Tenshi No Uta Collection Launches On Nintendo Switch This September
29 May 2024
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timeextension.com
Tenshi no Uta Collection will launch on Switch on September 12th in Japan, costing 5,280 yen (thanks, Gematsu). A special edition will also be available for 14,080 yen, which comes with a soundtrack CD and memorial fan book. ...
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Greater Manchester officially has the UK's second best gaming arcade - and it's amazing
23 May 2024
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manchestereveningnews.co.uk
Anyone who's been to Arcade Club Bury knows how good it is, but now it's officially been ranked number two in a list of the UK's top 10. Researchers looked at everything from time spent in the arcades, to Google reviews and even distance from public ...
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Final Fight Enhanced - An enhanced Amiga AGA/ECS version of a classic Beat 'em up from 1991 (New build available)
17 May 2024
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indieretronews.com
Thanks to another heads up from a good friend of ours, we've been told that Prototron and team, have released an updated build of the previously released enhanced version of the 1991 US GOLD published Beat 'em up of 'Final Fight' for the ...
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The Bizarre Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Game You Probably Never Beat
11 May 2024
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denofgeek.com
It’s the 35th anniversary of the first-ever video game based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. While fans might have fond memories of the arcade title Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time from 1991, or perhaps a sense of nostalgia for the 1990 ...
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The Wizard - An Oral History Of Nintendo's Hollywood Debut
11 May 2024
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timeextension.com
Nintendo may have struck gold with its recent efforts to crack Hollywood, but back in the late '80s, the notion of fusing the worlds of video games with movies was a totally alien one, as evidenced by notable box office bombs such as 1993's Super Mario Bros. and ...
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Galastrad - GALAGA-Like SHMUP Game for the Amstrad CPC and GX4000!
6 May 2024
Source:
indieretronews.com
Arcade Shooters we just love 'em! From Galaga to 1942, to Xenon and even Swiv. But there's one Shoot 'em up that caught our eye this month, and that's the latest release of ' Galastrad ' for the Amstrad CPC and GX4000. ...
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Nintendo Switch gamers can grab a ton of free games right now, no subscription needed
5 May 2024
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gamingbible.com
Nintendo Switch games are expensive, and they’re not getting cheaper anytime soon, thankfully there’s a whole bunch of free-to-play games you might be missing. Freebies are worth downloading when you can on the Nintendo Switch, especially so you can save ...
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How to Setup Your Raspberry Pi 4 or Pi400 with PiMiga Amiga Emulator + ...
29 April 2024
Source:
retrogamecoders.com
In this video we look at how to set up your Raspberry Pi 4 or 400 with PiMiga, the best Amiga experience you can get in 2024. Below you will see the changes to the instructions you need to take a note of for the brand new release. ...
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Phoenix - 1980's Arcade game by Taito for the Amiga via JOTD gets an AGA update!
28 April 2024
Source:
indieretronews.com
As we said before, JOTD has created some amazing conversions/ports over the years. Games such as Moon Patrol, Donkey Kong, Tetris 1200 (AGA), Super Bagman, Galaxian500 and our personal favorite Super Xevious. Well if you've been following ...
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