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Neo Geo Arcade Stick Pro puts a retro console inside a controller

Last month SNK promised some "next gen" Neo Geo hardware on the way and it might be here. The company just unveiled details on its Neo Geo Arcade Stick Pro which is actually a combination device. It's design is based … Read the rest of this entry

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Retro adventure ‘Thimbleweed Park’ comes to Switch on September 21st

You no longer need an iPhone to take the traditional adventure gaming of Thimbleweed Park on the road. Terrible Toybox has confirmed that the Nintendo Switch version of its retro mystery will be available for $ 20 on September 21st, … Read the rest of this entry

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Twitch starts its retro ‘Starcade’ marathon on August 28th

Twitch has nailed down the start of its Starcade marathon… and unlike many of its other marathons, it won't just involve playing episodes back to back. It'll stream the arcade-themed game show on Shout! Factory's channel starting August 28th at … Read the rest of this entry

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Ben Heck’s smart retro boombox

In the 1980s and '90s, boomboxes were in their heydey. The sight of a person carrying a huge music player on their shoulder was iconic — until the Walkman came along, anyway. The Ben Heck Show team decided it was … Read the rest of this entry

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The progressive retro style of Devil Daggers

WHY I LOVE In Why I Love, PC Gamer writers pick an aspect of PC gaming that they love and write about why it’s brilliant. Today, Tom gets excited by old FX being used in new ways. Devil Daggers is … Read the rest of this entry

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Retro City Rampage for DOS is out now, and Windows 3.1 is next

Continuing VBlank’s efforts to make Retro City Rampage available on as many platforms as possible, it’s now playable in MS-DOS. We knew this was happening weeks ago, and you can check it out right now, but an MS-DOS version clearly … Read the rest of this entry

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Wings of Saint Nazaire is a retro space combat game, available to try in free open alpha

Thanks largely to Kickstarter’s ability to capitalise on nostalgic desire, space combat sims are in a much healthier place than they were. From Star Citizen to Elite, the days of not pretending to be in space are nearly at an … Read the rest of this entry

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Ask Engadget: best retro gaming / homebrew machine?

We know you’ve got questions, and if you’re brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here’s the outlet to do so. This week’s Ask Engadget inquiry is from Brady, who just wants to play NBA Jam, dammit. If … Read the rest of this entry

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Classic Gaming Expo Offers a Decidedly Retro Take on Competitive Gaming

The first thing you’ll notice upon wandering into the main hall of the Classic Gaming Expo? A series of TVs, set up with reproductions of both the 1990 Nintendo World Championships NES cart, as well as the lesser-known 1991 Nintendo … Read the rest of this entry

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Inhabitat’s Week in Green: sun-powered homes, retro robots and a solar laptop chipset

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week’s most interesting green developments and clean tech news for us — it’s the Week in Green. This week Inhabitat shined a light on the future of high-tech architecture as we brought … Read the rest of this entry

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