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Cyber Sled Retro Reflection

Cyber Sled Retro Reflection

March 5, 2014 | by Illiya Vjestica

One of the fondest memories from my childhood is the day my father unexpectedly arrived home early one wintry evening in October. He was carrying a plastic briefcase embezzled with a shiny Blockbuster logo under his arm…

Ikaruga retro reflection

Ikaruga Retro Reflection

January 16, 2014 | by Rhys Wood

Shoot-em-ups (or shmups, if you’d prefer) are a dime a dozen in the world of gaming, especially in Japan where the genre is respected as one of the most popular around. Classics like Gradius, Life Force, 1942, Darius, Xevious and Raiden…

Maximo retro reflection

Maximo Retro Reflection

November 25, 2013 | by Mike Slater

In Maximo you play as… Maximo, the titular spunky young king, who upon emerging victorious from countless battles to protect his people, returns home to find…

gta vice city retro reflection

Retro Reflection: GTA Vice City

September 27, 2013 | by Vince Shuley

In this, the month of the GTA V juggernaut (which I sadly still haven’t played), I’ve been reading and watching not just a lot of Rockstar’s latest gift to the gaming world…

PC Engine Console Set

PC Engine Starter Guide

February 22, 2013 | by Kerry Brunskill

The PC Engine is the “other” console in the 16-bit wars (or the other other console if you also want to include the Neo Geo). It wasn’t particularly popular…