Hyperkin Bringing Game Boy Back to Life

Originally released in 1989, the Nintendo Game Boy was a hand held that took the world by storm. Thanks in no small part to Nintendo and their gaming product line, the Game Boy went on to sell over 200 million units (cumulative for all hand-held devices sporting the “Game Boy”

Xeno Crisis Crushes Kickstarter Goals

Xeno Crisis by Bitmap Bureau is an overhead action game that calls back to the days of Smash TV, Zombies Ate My Neighbors, and Shock Troopers. The levels are procedurally generated, featuring room after room full of evil creatures that are thirsty for your blood. Xeno Crisis has recently crushed

RETRO Magazine New Beginnings

RETRO Magazine has gone through a substantial change since Summer 2017. The magazine as it was it no longer is. The business entity that once started and mismanaged this publication has gone bankrupt. A new team has taken over the assets since Summer 2017 and has been working on injecting

R.B.I. Baseball 14 Recreate the Original’s Magic?

By: Robert Workman When playing baseball on the Nintendo Entertainment System, players had a lot of options available. Jaleco’s Bases Loaded, SNK’s Baseball Stars, Konami’s futuristic (and fun) Basewars, and Nintendo’s own Baseball game were all options that were available. However, when it came to a definitive choice, many players

Ghost Song Preview

If you’re a fan of metroidvania games then you should have Ghost Song: A Journey Of Hope on your radar. The game takes place on a moon named Lorian V (The Moon Of A Thousand Terrors). At first glance one can see that this game is heavily influenced by the


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