Category: Videos

Tiny Power Drift is a loving homage to classic Sega racers

Sega’s racing games from the late ’80s and early ’90s occupy a special place in many retro gamers’ hearts — with good reason. Titles like...

Beyond the Scanlines checks out Monster Joysticks’ Mega Drive and PC Engine offerings

If you’re serious about your retro gaming, you know that different types of games demand different types of controllers. While a gamepad is generally good enough...

Nijisanji VTuber Selen Tatsuki enjoys Onimusha for 5 hours

I’ve long been thinking it would be nice to see a VTuber with a particular specialism in retro games. Sure, we’ve had Hololive’s Inugami Korone playing...

Game Grumps play classic horror title Uninvited

It’s always a pleasure to see old games get some love on popular YouTube channels — particularly when those channels are as large as Arin Hanson and Dan...

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Streets of Rage 4 Release Date Is April 30

Dotemu have revealed that the Streets of Rage 4 release date is April 30 on PC, PS4, Switch, Xbox One and Xbox Game Pass! You’ll be able to get the game for...

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Tesla’s New Cybertruck Fits Perfectly into Goldeneye on the N64

The infamous new Cybertruck from Elon Musk and Tesla looks like something straight out of an N64 game, with it’s almost low-poly design. It fits so well in fact,...

10 Awesome Songs From the Splatoon Series

Nintendo’s team-based, ink-redible title Splatoon stunned the gaming market. Thematically inspired by skater-culture and hip hop music, it was a game like none...

This N64 Christmas Commercial has not aged well…

It’s possible it was terrible at the time too.   Gaming has come a long way since the mid-90s. We’ve gone from dubious 3D polygon style graphics, to...

Zelda Level Recreated In VR

This incredible 3minute video takes you on a journey through a Zelda inspired level and allows you to experience it like never before!

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Homebrew GameBoy Game ‘Rocket Man’ Receives a Demo

A trio of homebrew developers have created a working playable build of Rocket Man; a homebrew game designed for the Nintendo Game Boy.

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Tomb Raider Pre-Alpha Footage Released

Several minutes of unreleased pre-alpha footage for Tomb Raider has been made online for everyone to watch.

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Cancelled Dreamcast Game ‘Ecco II’ Appears Online

An ISO file for cancelled SEGA Dreamcast game Ecco II: Sentinels of the Universe has recently appeared online for everyone to download and play.

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8BitDo Retro Receiver; Play Games Wirelessly on your Console

The 8BitoDO Retro Receiver allows you to use bluetooth enabled controllers on your retro consoles; and it's now available from Funstock Retro.

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Duncan Gutteridge: How to Draw Sonic

At Play Expo Blackpool Duncan Gutteridge, the artist for Sonic the Hedgehog during the Mega Drive era, demonstrates how to draw sonic in this panel.

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Jim Bagley: An Interview with a Games Developing Icon

We recently caught up with Jim Bagley a Play Expo Blackpool to talk retro games and find out more about the games he enjoyed working on.


Unknown PSP Game ‘Melodie’ Discovered

An unreleased, and unheard of, PSP game known as Melodie has been discovered in a PSP developer unit and it's a music styled platformer.

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80’s Nostalgia: A Chat With a Memorable Site Owner

We recently caught-up with Craig Anderson, site owner of 80's Nostalgia,to find out more about his site and what he enjoyed about Play Blackpool.

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Donkey Kong Perfect World Record Score Achieved by Wes Copeland

Wes Copeland has managed to achieve a Perfect World Record High Score in Donkey Kong and has published the video online for others to watch.