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Turbo Grafx-16 Thank You for Trying – Today in Retro Gaming – August 19th, 1989

When NEC announced the Turbo Grafx-16 the press was abuzz with anticipation.  Up till this point in recent years it was clearly Nintendo holding the power of gaming in their hands.  Sega was just a meddling second placer fighting it out with Atari and their 7800 console (it was not much of a fight at […]

Best Import Turbo Grafx-16 Games You Need

In preparation of the 27th anniversary of the Turbo Grafx-16 being released in North America (the 19th for anyone wondering) we have been celebrating in a few ways.  One way was showing how valuable Turbo Grafx-16 and PC Engine games are.  Another was listing the 10 best Turbo Grafx-16 games we saw released here in […]

Profitable Turbo Grafx-16 Games

Top 10 Profitable Turbo Grafx-16 Games

The Turbo Grafx-16 Entertainment SuperSystem (to give it its full title!), also known as the PC Engine in Japan and France, was designed to compete with the NES at the time, but it failed to break into the North American market and sold poorly, which means that many of its games are rare and profitable!

Best Turbo Grafx-16 Games You Need

The Turbo Grafx-16 turns 27 later this week (the 19th) so it got me to thinking what are the best games to own on it?  This list was not easy to come up with because there are so many great games.  I did not pull the old trick of padding the list with multiple titles […]

What if – Atari Released Their 3DO Console?

It is no secret that when Atari released their Jaguar console that they were going up against the 3DO.  In some markets there were other options such as the CD32 (Amiga based) console and other lesser known platforms.  This was all prior to the launch of the Playstsation (which would kick everyone in the butt) […]

Micro Transactions Could Save Arcade Games as we Knew Them

Back in the day arcades were king.  This was in the 80’s up to the early 90’s when home consoles were still underpowered.  When the Playstation and Sega Saturn came out though, while still underpowered by comparison, the quality of ports was much better.  This spelled the downfall of arcade games.  Gamers were no longer […]

June- So Bad It’s Good Month

There will never be an end to games that are objectively terrible in the world of gaming. From bad design choices such as a eliminating everything which made the original great, to being an experimental game which didn’t quite execute as intended, bad games are a part of our lives. But there is one experience […]

Display Your Retrogaming Collection the Right Way with Linked to the Wall

Collectors of retrogames have all shared the same problem: how to display their collections without damaging them.  Many have come and gone with what was thought to be good ideas.  Others have simply chosen to do collection videos, pack everything up and call it a day.  Is that any way to treat the great artwork […]

Double Dungeons Brings Two Player Dungeon Crawling to Turbo Grafx-16 – Today in History – December 31st, 1990

Double Dungeons is a unique role playing game for the Turbo Grafx-16 console. Very much worth your time to play.

IndieGo Console Looks to be All in One Retro Gaming Fans Always Wanted, Currently on Kickstarter- Goal Already Met

We have been covering new consoles a lot this year.  From the Retro Freak to the RETRO Video Game System, now the Coleco Chameleon.  There is no shortage of new hardware that is looking to give retrogaming fans what they want.  Now we can add the IndieGo console (not to be confused with popular crowdfunding […]


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