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11.06.14
NES makeover proves that punk is dead
11.06.14

NES makeover proves that punk is dead

Are the anti-authority stylings of Sunset Overdrive a little too hi-fi for your gaming tastes?...

By T. Seppala,   11.06.14
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09.18.14
Retro? Modern? This home-brew NES game is both
09.18.14

Retro? Modern? This home-brew NES game is both

Retro gaming projects on Kickstarter are pretty common, but here's one that's a bit different: a g...

By T. Seppala,   09.18.14
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05.23.12
Pocket Planes gets a trailer, looks great
05.23.12

Pocket Planes gets a trailer, looks great

I first saw Pocket Planes, Nimblebit's next freemium title, running at GDC earlier this year. B...

By M. Schramm,   05.23.12
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03.31.12
Google Maps 8-bit version for NES: April Fools arrives a day early in Mountain View
03.31.12

Google Maps 8-bit version for NES: April Fools arrives a day early in Mountain View

Well, it appears that April Fools is in full effect -- at least if you ask Google. Today the...

By J. Pollicino,   03.31.12
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03.16.12
Retro-themed sandbox 8BitMMO announced
03.16.12

Retro-themed sandbox 8BitMMO announced

Archive Entertainment is looking to get a slice of the massive Minecraft pie (which is square, no...

By J. Olivetti,   03.16.12
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02.26.12
Rise and Shiny recap: Dark Ages
02.26.12

Rise and Shiny recap: Dark Ages

Some games grab you from the moment you see them. Sure, I get grabbed a lot, but I know when a ga...

By B. Hindman,   02.26.12
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12.25.11
Rise and Shiny recap: Dungeon Fighter Online
12.25.11

Rise and Shiny recap: Dungeon Fighter Online

I'm glad that over the last week I found the time to finally get me some Dungeon Fighter Online b...

By B. Hindman,   12.25.11
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06.20.11
Jack Eisenmann's DUO Adept: a homebrew 8-bit computer built by a high-schooler (video)
06.20.11

Jack Eisenmann's DUO Adept: a homebrew 8-bit computer built by a high-schooler (video)

We've seen some impressive case mods and some wildly inventive DIY projects, but rarely have we...

By J. Hicks,   06.20.11
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01.07.11
Chiptunes documentary "Reformat the Planet" now available to watch in its entirety on Hulu
01.07.11

Chiptunes documentary "Reformat the Planet" now available to watch in its entirety on Hulu

You may or may not know that chiptunes have a very special place in our hearts. Regardless, the d...

By L. Dziuban,   01.07.11
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