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Retro Game Sales for April 19th, 2014

Massive list of games on sale this weekend with many newcomers to the discount world.  From Gamefly to Dotemu and GoG.com and everything in between.  Check out the sales below:

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Finish Him With An Animality in Mortal Kombat 3 Arcade: Today in History- April 15th, 1995

Mortal Kombat was one of those titles that set a lot of arcades on fire with realistic, digitized, graphics and over the top blood and gore. Gamers were flocking to the machines where ever possible, usually passing the latest Street Fighter II variation to do so. By the time Midway games got to the thrid […]

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Retro Game Sales for the Weekend of 4/12/2014

There haven’t been a lot of games on sale over the weekend lately, at least games that fit the “retro” name.  Coming back with a vengeance this week though are sales from GoG.com and more.  As we discover more sales, they will be added to this list throughout the weekend.

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Today in History: April 3rd, 1993- Final Fight Punches onto the Sega CD

Capcom was an earnest Nintendo licensee from the get-go, not jumping ship till well into the life of the Super Nintendo, later than many other gaming companies.  They did license out some of their arcade games though, rather than releasing them on competing hardware themselves (something Konami didn’t do for years).  Most of these licensed […]

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Today in History: April 2nd, 1996- The Brainies Challenge Minds of Gamers on SNES

The Brainies, a title that was released on many computers half a decade earlier, is a puzzle title with a twist for the Super Nintendo.  When Titus released this game on the Super Nintendo, it was quite late in the life of Nintendo’s 16-Bit console.  Innovation and brain teasing challenge were being used heavily with […]

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Review: Carmageddon on Android

First up, a little history about my experience with Carmageddon. I have been playing since this game first came out on PC oh-so-many years ago. In fact I pre-ordered it at my local Electronics Boutique and picked it up ASAP upon release. This game was one that made me proud to own a PC, not […]

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Commodore 64 Laptop On Ebay UK

The Commodore 64 is one hell of a retro platform, it is easily one of the most versatile work horses of the 80′s and still gets new games released for it. The interesting thing about the Commodore 64 is that it is now available in a sleek styled laptop thanks to the creative team, The […]

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Retro Gaming Magazine #2 Preview and Cover Reveal

We have had to hold back releasing the cover of our second issue as we worked with the artist to get it just right (great art doesn’t just happen). With our second issue we will continue our efforts to feature content that other publications avoid. As usual, this issue will be 40 pages and is […]

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Retro Sales for March 22nd, 2014

Classic gamers, here are the games that are on sale this weekend.  Grab some really cool games at great prices while they are still this low.

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New Game: Heroine’s Quest Reminds Us of Great Games of Yesteryear

The classic Quest for Glory, originally titled Hero’s Quest but legalities stopped that, is now reimagined as Heroine’s Quest for PC. The cool part is, it is free on Steam, right now. For those that do not know what the fuss is all about, Quest for Glory is a pioneering title that still effects modern […]