Tag: retro

Retro Is the Future: Is Playdate Set to Change Things Up in the Gaming Industry?

Gaming is on the rise globally, with more and more people being drawn to the ranks of casual gamers. This is no surprise when we consider how far the industry has come: developers are tapping into the potential of new technologies to provide even more realistic graphics, engaging gameplay, and a substantially more immersive experience. ...

SEGA 3D Classics Collection Review

SEGA has played a really important part in gaming history. They dominated the arcade market in the late 70s and early 80s, and created a vast library of console classics through the 80s and 90s. Arcade games, Mark III / Master System, and Mega Drive / Genesis games all appear in SEGA 3D Classics Collection, ...

Steam Greenlight Spotlight: Super Star Path

Today’s Greenlight spotlight is on Super Star Path. Super Star Path is a modern game that takes on a very retro style. The game is described as a “classic shoot ’em up meets match-3 puzzler, which as we’ve seen with other games such as Galacide, can be a very strong combination. The hectic nature of ...

Steam Greenlight Spotlight: A Bastard’s Tale

Today’s standout on Greenlight is A Bastard’s Tale. In my childhood, and even still to this day, I spent a lot of time playing the tough as nails platformers for the SNES and Sega Genesis. Games like Shinobi and (sorry for opening up old wounds) The Lion King were staples of my gaming library for ...