Monthly Archives: August 2015

Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs is Currently on Kickstarter

It is not often that I get all that excited about a Kickstarter but well, there is always that one that just won’t let me shut up.  Saber Rider and the Star Sheriffs is now on Kickstarter and looking might

Alex Kidd is coming to the TI-99/4A Computer Thanks to Homebrew Developer

The classic, and completely forgotten by Sega, game Alex Kidd is being ported to the Texas Instruments 99/4A computer.  This is not an official port but one by a homebrew developer who just happens to be a huge Alex Kidd

Flip Flap Brings Flappy Bird to the Sega Master System, Does Anyone Care?

Ah, another Flappy Bird clone- bet you thought this fad had died off by now right?  Nope.  There are still platforms that this, more annoying than fun, game has not hit and we now scratch one off.  The Sega Master

Another Tetris Clone Comes to the Sega Master System, Unofficially of Course as Bloki

It is a well-known story that Sega had put their hat in the ring to get Tetris for their console, the Sega Genesis, back in the late 80’s.  It didn’t pan out as they apparently licensed it from the wrong

Piko Interactive Release First 3 Games of 9 Total New Titles

You read that slightly confusing headline right- Piko Interactive have just released the first three new titles in a planned nine new game set.  It is not that often that we see a single homebrew game released for a defunct

Mega Cheril Perils Coming to Sega Genesis and Mega Drive thanks to Mojon Twins

New Sega Genesis games are becoming more and more prevalent for some reason.  Could it be because the Motorola 68000 chip is easier to program for, and more widely used in gaming consoles/computers of the past?  Could it be just

Streets of Rage 4 Concept Art for Failed Sega Dreamcast Game Surfaces

Okay, this is one of those “it could be true” type stories as this is surfacing quite a few years after the demise of the Sega Dreamcast.  It is pretty easy for this to be faked, almost as easy as

5 Times Game Companies Charged for Game Prototypes

Videogames are not new to the idea of there being problems after the game has shipped.  For proof of this, just look at the more modern games for countless pieces of proof of game companies charging for prototypes.  The number