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Kid’s Gadget From The ‘80s Speak & Spell Is Making A Comeback

For ‘80s kids, Speak & Spell is like a high-tech gadget from the future. Now, this children’s toy is making a return thanks to Basic Fun.

Gadgets February 9, 2019

Commodore 64 Mini US Release Date Revealed: Will It Succeed Like The NES And SNES Classic Edition?

The Commodore 64 Mini will finally arrive to the United States in a few months. The retro console was inspired by Nintendo's NES Classic Edition and SNES Classic Edition, but it remains to be seen how well it will do.

Video Games July 25, 2018

We've Got Our First Look At Atari's New Console And It's Weird

We've finally got our first look at Atari's newest video game console, the Ataribox. The upcoming retro console will play both classic and modern games.

Video Games July 17, 2017

The Sega Forever Collection Looks To Bring Games From The Genesis To The Dreamcast To Android and iOS devices

With an awesome nostalgia-fueled trailer, Sega announced the Sega Forever collection. This free service will bring Sega's library of classic games to Android and ios devices.

Video Games June 21, 2017

Mega Man Legacy Collection Brings The Classic Platformers To Modern Consoles

Capcom is giving us an early E3 present with the latest entry in the 'Mega Man Legacy Collection.' The latest entry in the series will bring Mega Man 7, 8, 9, and 10 to modern consoles.

Video Games June 6, 2017

Microsoft Bans Emulators From Windows Store, But Emulation Not Dead: Here Are Some Options

Emulators are now banned from Microsoft's Windows Store, but of course, that doesn't mean emulation is dead. Here are some options to consider for retro gaming on the PC.

Apps/Software April 7, 2017

RetroBlox: Modular Console That Lets You Play Retro Games

Fans of retro games will love Retroblox, a new modular console that will play most retro systems. It will launch on Kickstarter in April.

Video Games February 12, 2017

Super Retro Boy At CES 2017: Here's A Closer Look At The Game Boy Remake

Retro-Bit unveiled the Super Retro Boy at CES 2017. Now, experts weigh in on how the device fares in a hands-on demo.

Video Games January 8, 2017

Old School Gamers Had A Good 2016: Here Are The Top Retro Video Game Stories Of The Year

The year 2016 was a great one for old school gamers. Among the top retro video game stories of 2016 are the ports of several popular games to modern platforms and the hype surrounding the NES Classic Edition.

Video Games December 26, 2016

You Can Play ‘Carmen Sandiego,’ ‘Double Dragon’ And Thousands More Amiga Games From Your Web Browser

Spend all day playing retro Amigo games like ‘Double Dragon’ and ‘Batman the Movie’ that was released for free for the web, thanks to Internet Archive.

Internet August 9, 2016

Internet Archive Tribute To Retro Gaming: 10000 Free Amiga Games And Apps To Feed Your Nostalgia

Internet Archive published a huge collection of Amiga games and apps. Retro gaming fans had previously seen MS-DOS, Atari and Arcade games getting revamped, and the recent addition boosts nostalgia for gamers even more.

Video Games August 9, 2016

Sega Saturn's Copy Protection Solved After 20 Years: Retro Gamers, Rejoice!

Since it was launched more than 20 years ago, there has been no way to get the Sega Saturn to run games outside of the console's game discs due to its hardware-based DRM technology. That is, until now.

Video Games July 13, 2016

Kickstarter Campaign For 'Dragon's Lair' Movie Now Ready For Backers

Gary Goldman and Don Bluth are teaming up to enlist the help of their fans to finally get a 'Dragon's Lair' movie off the ground. The Kickstarted campaign aims to raise $550,000 for the duo to produce a 10-minute video which will be used to pitch the movie to studios.

Movies/TV Shows October 28, 2015

No More Pixels – 'Day Of The Tentacle' Reboot Made To Look Like Your Memories Of Playing

Double Fine released in-game screenshots of 'Day of The Tentacle Remastered.' The 1993 game is given a fresh coat of paint with hand-drawn graphics, an updated soundtrack, and sound effects.

Video Games October 26, 2015

PlayStation Retro Sale Offers 'Grim Fandango,' 'Beyond: Two Souls' And 80 Classic Games With Up to 80 Percent Discount

Play with hundreds of your favorite 80s video games with huge savings from Sony's PlayStation Retro Sale.

Video Games August 26, 2015

GameStop Now Sells Retro Classic Video Games And Consoles: NES, Sega Dreamcast, Super Nintendo And More

Pump up the nostalgia and take a walk down memory lane with the retro games and consoles now available at GameStop.

Geek June 23, 2015

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