Atomic Santa Christmas Omega Released for Windows
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Atomic Santa Christmas Omega Released for Windows

Sure, it is a little after Christmas but that doesn’t mean we can’t still talk about some of the more interesting games that use that holiday as a theme. One of those titles is Atomic Santa Christmas Omega by Jay Tholen for Windows computers. The story for Atomic Santa is pretty basic if you just ... Read More»
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Disney Magic Hits the Super Nintendo with The Magical Quest starring Mickey Mouse – Today in History – December 23rd, 1992
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Disney Magic Hits the Super Nintendo with The Magical Quest starring Mickey Mouse – Today in History – December 23rd, 1992

Ah the tale of Mickey Mouse versus big bad Pete is a story that is pretty timeless, one that has gone on for decades (longer than Mario and Bowser by a long shot). Disney are a protective lot, not just anyone with the dough can make a Disney game, or at least it used to ... Read More»
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Sega Genesis Shadow of the Beast Colors Corrected to Match Commodore Amiga Version
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Sega Genesis Shadow of the Beast Colors Corrected to Match Commodore Amiga Version

The Sega Genesis was the recipient of a ton of Commodore Amiga ports throughout its life, especially in the first couple of years. This was facilitated by the fact that the two machines shared A LOT in common with each other under the hood. Electronic Arts was one of the bigger companies to port many ... Read More»
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Game Hack: Castlevania 2 Hacked to Become Pyronaut on Nintendo Entertainment System
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Game Hack: Castlevania 2 Hacked to Become Pyronaut on Nintendo Entertainment System

We have not covered a lot of new Nintendo Entertainment System games lately so here is a good one to kick things off again. Pyronaut by M-Tee is a 2D side scrolling action shooter in the style of Konami’s Contra which is sort of fitting since the developer is using Castlevania 2 as the base ... Read More»
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Castle Raider for the Acorn Electron and BBC Micro Released
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Castle Raider for the Acorn Electron and BBC Micro Released

We have not covered a BBC Micro or Acorn Electron game here on Retro Gaming Magazine yet. Better sooner than later, right? Castle Raider is a new game for both of those computer platforms that is a 2D side scrolling action platform game tasking you with exploring a dark dank castle that is full of ... Read More»
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Revenge of the License: A Nightmare on Elm Street
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Revenge of the License: A Nightmare on Elm Street

I don’t know about the rest of you, but the original Nightmare on Elm Street terrified me the first time I saw it, and with good reason. With most horror films, it’s pretty obvious what you have to do in real life to avoid getting killed. Staying out of Haddonfield, Illinois pretty much insures against ... Read More»
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Far Cry 4 Demade for Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis
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Far Cry 4 Demade for Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis

Far Cry 4 mania is all over the modern gaming sites. For the most part, everyone is at least enjoying this latest release in Ubi Soft’s First Person Shooter (FPS) series. That doesn’t leave much for the retro gaming fans out there though, does it? If you are Machinima Respawn on Youtube, you simply make ... Read More»
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Justice Beaver by CollectorVision Hits Crowdfunding
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Justice Beaver by CollectorVision Hits Crowdfunding

We here at Retro Gaming Magazine are not shy about covering stuff we are interested in, whether it is a new ZX Spectrum or Commodore 64 game or a retro inspired title on Steam. We really get excited when it is a new game for a platform such as the Super Nintendo and Sega Genesis ... Read More»
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Return to Melanat is the Spiritual Successor to the King’s Field Series
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Return to Melanat is the Spiritual Successor to the King’s Field Series

Anyone that has been a gamer since the original Playstation days probably remembers a game series called King’s Field. This series was a first person role playing game that was all about exploration and slow methodical combat, actually everything in King’s Field was slow and methodical. Return to Melanat is a new game that is ... Read More»
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Tiny Knight by Collectorvision
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Tiny Knight by Collectorvision

Tiny Knight is a work in progress from Collectorvision, so early that we have only gotten one screen for it. Collectorvision are known for their support of defunct platforms with new games that push the hardware. Tiny Knight is hard to peg as to what platform it will be released on but it appears to ... Read More»
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Metal Slug Revolution Brings the SNK Classic Series into the Action RPG Realm
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Metal Slug Revolution Brings the SNK Classic Series into the Action RPG Realm

SNK Playmore are not scared to update their classics into new genres. We have seen Metal Slug Defense (review here) where the classic shooter series was transformed into a tower defense game. The King of Fighters has been transformed into a rhythm game and now, we have another Metal Slug game. Metal Slug Revolution brings ... Read More»
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Spiritual Successor to Turrican, Targa aka Rendering Ranger, to See Limited Cartridge Release on Super Nintendo
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Spiritual Successor to Turrican, Targa aka Rendering Ranger, to See Limited Cartridge Release on Super Nintendo

Take your pick on the name, Rendering Ranger or Targa, either way, this is a phenomenal looking title for the Super Nintendo. The interesting thing about this title is that it was, for the longest time, a Japanese exclusive. The Japanese version is quite pricey and one that not many gamers have seen in the ... Read More»
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Gunbrick Looks to Square Away Action Games
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Gunbrick Looks to Square Away Action Games

What do you get when you take a cube and make it the star of your new action/puzzle game? No, we are not talking about a brand new Atari 2600 game here. We are talking about Gunbrick by Nitrome, a new title that is looking to do away with the lead character having ripped abs, ... Read More»
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Hollow Knight Looks to Re-Invent 2D Side Scrolling Action Games, After a Little Help From You
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Hollow Knight Looks to Re-Invent 2D Side Scrolling Action Games, After a Little Help From You

Remember the good old days when 2D action games rocked the gaming world on a fairly regular basis? Titles such as the Mario series, Sonic, Mr. Nutz and more reminded us how great gaming was. This was before 3D took over, usually known as the launch of the Sony Playstation, and things didn’t pan out ... Read More»
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Justice Beaver for Super Nintendo Will Hit Kickstarter Soon
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Justice Beaver for Super Nintendo Will Hit Kickstarter Soon

New games for the Super Nintendo are kind of rare, unlike the Sega Dreamcast and the Neo Geo which seem to never have realized they were discontinued. Some developers are holding true though and releasing new Super Nintendo titles such as Collectorvision. Their upcoming title, Justice Beaver, has just been announced to be headed to ... Read More»
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