Remember those old PC shareware titles id Software used to create before the days of Quake and Doom? Well, one of the most iconic titles in the Commander Keen series, Keen Dreams, has just been revived. Modern Android devices can now enjoy this DOS classic on the go thanks to neo-retro publishers, Super Fighter Team.
To think that Mega Man, Killer Instinct, Donkey Kong and Final Fantasy, to name but a few, all made prominent appearances at E3 is quite something for any retro gamer. With plenty of mind-blowing revelations and announcements made at this year, we felt it was time to recap on the many neo-retro promises made.
Ever since the remake of the Nintendo NES classic DuckTales was announced, retro gamers worldwide have been sat in anticipation to see what WayForward will deliver. As of today though, we can have a sneak peek at the upcoming action in DuckTales Remastered - gameplay which appears to be a near identical replica of the original 8-bit epic.
The fourth title in the Final Fantasy series - released back in 1991 on the Super Famicom - has returned, only this time round it's on modern devices. As of today owners of Android based devices will be able to relive the emotional storyline riddled with complex plot twists, on the go, in their pocket.
In 1990 Manfred Trenz unleashed one of the most enjoyable home computer releases to date on both the Commodore 64 and Amiga. This hard as steel shoot-em-up platformer offered everything console games had been enjoying previously, all onto a single cassette tape and floppy disk. Fast forward to today, Turrican, has now been immortalised on touch scr [ … ]
Best known for creating our favourite Oligochaeta - Earthworm Jim, Doug TenNapel is heading back to his earlier claymation outings via Kickstarter. Armikrog is set to revive the much missed hands-on-animation style, in a game which will effectively will become the spiritual successor to his earlier creations, The Neverhood and Skullmonkeys.
Earlier today Sega released a trailer for their latest title in the Sonic The Hedgehog series, Sonic Lost World. While most mainstream gaming sites out there are suggesting this enticing trailer is a homage to Super Mario Galaxy, we instead believe Sega have headed back to the nineties - to finally finish the Saturn's unreleased title Sonic X-treme [ … ]
Having reached their 30th year in the video game publishing world, System 3 have decided to celebrate in style by ressurecting one of their classics. The Super Nintendo's very own Putty Squad is set for a revival on the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii U, Steam, Mac, Windows 8, iOS and Android, later this year.