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Custer's Revenge

Is this how Custer got his revenge

In our review of “offensive games” we take a loot at the Atari 2600 classic, Custer’s Revenge.
Model G1 from Rabbit Engineering

The Daily Awesome: the Model G1 from Rabbit Engineering

[youtube id=”NfZ3y_j52zk” width=”633″ height=”356″] The Model G1 from Rabbit Engineering Today’s Daily Awesome is the Model G1 from Rabbit Engineering. It is an arcade unit that allows you to play almost any NES cartridge. ...

Black 4 In One

[youtube id=”oKm3JIv0iQ8″ width=”633″ height=”356″] There is a certain cute factor to Mr Postman (you are a teddy bear after all) yet its quickly forgotten by the sheer brutality of that constantly shitting and spitting ...
flappy-dog

6 Great Flappy Bird Clones

6 Great Flappy Bird Clones Flappy Bird was the King of mobile gaming, but now the king is dead. Here are some Flappy Bird inspired Games that will fill that void in your life. Maverick Bird (Web) This Flash game was written by Terry Cavanagh the Indie ...
Buck Rogers Planet of Zoom

Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom

Buck Rogers: Planet of Zoom (1982) By: Sega Genre: Shooting Players: 1 Difficulty: Medium Featured Version: Arcade First Day Score: 23,297 (one credit) Also Available For: Master System, SG-1000, PC, MSX, Commodore 64, Commodore VIC-20, ZX ...
William Watterson - Jim Peyton

The Obsolete Gamer Show #36

This week on the Obsolete Gamer show we got to talk with actor, William Watterson. Not only is he a talented voice and screen actor, but he is voicing the main character, Jim Peyton in the upcoming game, Lost Planet 3. Check out his gamer profile which ...
William Watterson

Gamer Profile: William Watterson

[youtube id=”Zu3DYHm7qlw” width=”633″ height=”356″] 4-player Warlords tournaments are the most fun you can have with any gaming system. That grinding sound effect and flashing screen when you toast someone? Brutal. ...
NES

Classic Gaming at E3 2013

Classic Gaming at E3 2013 Classic gaming is alive and well at E3 2013. For the last few E3’s there has been a great section reserved for retro gaming. Each year it has grown and this year it was better than ever! #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 ...
Crash Drive

Crash Dive

Format- Atari 2600 Genre- Side on shooter There’s only so many things you can say about a lot of Atari 2600 games without stating the obvious. The graphics are basic. The gameplay is confusing. What is that shape actually supposed to represent? Yes, ...
fracuum

Fracuum

Like a psychedelic version of the Atari 2600 Adventure on steroids, Fracuum is a brilliantly designed and utterly mind-bending maze game. It has you navigating a complex and expertly designed labyrinth that feels quite a bit like a zoomable fractal, ...
X-Man Adult game

Weird Games: X-Man

I don’t think Charles Xavier had this in mind when he created his school for gifted mutants, but then again, I guess if you can run naked through a maze avoiding teeth and scissors that could be considered at least, a special ability. In a nutshell ...
New Castlevania 2600

Castlevania for the Atari 2600

Castlevania for the Atari 2600 Ever hear of the game Roc N Rope for the Atari 2600? It was not that popular or well received when it was first released in 1984 based on the Konami arcade game. However, thanks to this game we now can play Castlevania ...
Pooyan - arcade - gameplay screenshot

Pooyan

Pooyan was a Stern/Konami collaboration for arcade release in 1982. It’s considered a classic among the old-school gamers, although it seems most people I’ve spoken to have never heard of it or played it. It was ported to the Atari 2600 and ...

Activision Classic Anthology available now for mobile devices

Retro gamers that like your classic gaming using your smart phone now have more choices for your gaming pleasure thanks to Activision Anthology. Check out the official press release: Experience the best retro classic games from the 2600 era with the ...
Hard Driving - Gameplay Screenshot

Hard Driving

Hard Driving With a plethora of terrible games out there, I thought the decision would be quite easy. Little did I realise, I found myself struggling to come up with one bad game that truly grated my retro gaming nerves. I could write about how terrible ...
Superman - Atari 2600 - Video Game screenshot

Superman: Atari 2600

Growing up a video game and comic book lover, you can imagine how I felt when my two passions merged, and at the age of 9, had a chance to play the Superman cart for my Atari. It was everything I could ever want; Superman flying around, Luthor trying ...