Tag: Retro

Cycle 28 – Nintendo Switch

Cycle 28 is a fast-paced action space shooter that would sit perfectly at home in an early 80’s arcade. From the off, it feels like a cross between the Atari classic Asteroids and a game that my friend created when we were at school called Mayhem, which was essentially […]

Best Controller of All Time?

A Twitter post sparked an interest in knowing what is the best controller of all time? We took the time to ask each team member what their pick was, in addition to their first controller: Trev – Surrealrager My first controller was the NES stock controller. Simple and […]

Pato Box – Nintendo Switch

Pato Box is what happens if you take a pinch of the classic Nintendo Entertainment System game Punch-Out!! and throw in some old-school 1st / 3rd person game engine to give you a world to explore in-between boss fights. The game’s presentation is ultra cool with a minimalistic […]

Dreamcast games coming to Switch?

Back in 1998 Sega released their last hurrah in the form of the Dreamcast. We know what came next, despite a fantastic library of games, consumers decided to wait for the impending release from Sony with their PlayStation 2. Helped in no small part with the inclusion of […]

Omega Strike – Xbox One

Omega Strike is clearly a retro-themed game and takes a nod at some of the great 2D run and gun games of the past, such as Metal Slug and its sequels. But it did certainly feel a bit more “vertical” than the Metal Slug series, and actually plays […]