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The 2nd Great Video Game Crash and how it could Be Stopped

The video game industry had a crash in 1983/1984 that nearly ended our favorite pastime for good.  During this period there were many gaming consoles available, lots of games and many developers that were popping up out of nowhere and

Emulation News: Nintendo Patents Game Boy Emulation on Other Platforms

Okay, this is a rather vague patent, much like most gaming related patents.  Basically, Nintendo has patented a method in which to emulate the Game Boy, presumably the DS line too, on platforms other than Nintendo bred units.  According to

Got An iPad or iPhone and Love Nintendo?

Following up the success of the recent game collection apps article on Android devices, I thought it would be a good idea to listen the feedback from readers across the Internet and do a Nintendo centric version of the article.

Retro Game Sales for April 26th, 2014

Retro sales are picking up as we enter the summer months and more and more gamers are looking for that great deal to drop cold hard cash on.  Companies want gamers to buy from them, especially now that there is

Splatterhouse Brings Home Blood, Guts and Ski Masks to Turbo Grafx-16: Today in History- April 21st, 1990

When NEC released the Turbo Grafx-16 in North America it was instantly the underdog in gamer’s eyes. This was the first outing for NEC in this territory and for all intents and purposes, no real name brand games were available

New Game: Gunbird 2 on iOS and Android in Korea (Hope for Further Release Rises)

Android and iOS are not new to getting retro scrolling shooter re-releases. Titles such as Ikaruga, Espgaluda and the Raiden series have all made the jump to touch screen devices. Now, Gunbird 2, can be added to the growing list

Review: Crazy Taxi on Android

When Sega released the Dreamcast almost 15 years ago, it was a revolutionary system, just gamers weren’t all that interested in supporting Sega after the way the Saturn was turned to pasture.  During the short life of the Dreamcast there

Banshee's Last Cry, Super Famicom Exclusive, Officially Released on iOS

What do you do with a 20 year old, Super Famicom, visual novel that was pretty much a Japanese exclusive till now? If you are Aksys Games, you translate it and release it on iOS for a whole new generation

Retro Sales for Friday January 17th, 2014 (Updated with DotEmu Sales)

To help kick off your weekend right, we are moving our retro sales list from Saturday to Friday.  This move will allow gamers to join in on sales sooner, possibly some that they would have missed out on otherwise, and