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Classic Game Fest 2016

Join Ghostbusters: ATX July 30th – 31st at the Parmer Events Center, in Austin, TX, for CLASSIC GAME FEST!
We’ll be there securing the area, making sure you’re not haunted by the ghosts of old ET Atari cartridges. 55 more words

1 Up!: Going old school

I usually talk about the NES but for this installment I’m going further back into my childhood to those good old days when you really had to use your imagination to have some fun, as you’ve probably guessed by the obvious picture, we’re talking Atari today. 1,459 more words

Retro Gaming

Get Windows 7 Classic Games On Windows 10

If you are using Windows 10 and suffering from depression, as a result of missing your Windows 7 Classic Games, there is a solution. Go to Winaero.com and… 50 more words

Information Technology

Sega Genesis Classics Collection - Review # 1: Alex Kidd in the Enchanted Castle

When poking around on STEAM recently, I noticed that the Sega Genesis Classics Collection was on sale for 66% off. Having grown up a Genesis kid  629 more words

Video Games

How GOG.com gets games

Computer gaming exploded in the 90s. Big walls of big boxes in every Electronics Boutique. (Now, not so much.)

So what happened to all those games? 199 more words


Level 11: Are retro games an investment?

Investment and speculation are common themes in the retro community, but how much of an investment are these games actually?

Anyone who’s been around the retro collecting scene for a while has probably read more than a few forum threads, etc about buying games as an investment, but how viable are retro games as commodity that will give a solid return for what you’ve initially invested in them? 1,091 more words

Retro Gaming

Simpsons arcade game - 25 years, going strong

Baby Maggie is kidnapped and the Simpsons family fights to get her back.

Players control Homer, Bart, Lisa, and Marge in a side-scroller beat down through familiar locations like Moe’s Tavern and Krustyland–fighting characters like Mr. 140 more words