Splatterhouse – PC Engine / TurboGrafx-16

by hard4gameson October 18, 2014
Get BLOODY with Splatterhouse スプラッターハウス! Enjoy! And welcome back TJ and ‘NEW JOHN’. Let’s play and review of Splatterhouse for the PC Engine (TurboGrafx-16)!
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Zelda 64 – Beta Quest & Hacking

by hard4gameson October 14, 2014
Locate a hidden triforce transition, reset the controls back to the alpha build, add glow to Link’s sword, and more! Check out Hard4Games as we hack Zelda 64 for the Nintendo 64! All codes from linkssword123 – Check out his channel: And don’t forget to follow us!  

Latest RetroN 5 Beta Firmware update Adds Fan Translation Patch Support

by killatiaon September 4, 2014
I got the RetroN 5 back in July and other then being a tad tricky to insert and remove Sega Genesis games I have been enjoy the system. Now the value of Hyperkin’s retro gaming console has added in some new features with the latest Firmware V 2.0 Beta 1 which includes IPS patch support. This means […]


A History of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles in Video Games

by David Pooleon August 7, 2014
Since we have a new Ninja Turtles movie coming out tomorrow, an accompanying game for 3DS, and a recently released free Kinect game, I figured it would be appropriate to do a little history of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles games to celebrate their 30th anniversary. The franchise was born in 1984, and I was […]

Can the Wii U benefit from HD remakes?

by Rachael Wardon July 28, 2014
In the aftermath of Nintendo’s E3 showing, it is clear that the company is in the process of delivering on its most popular franchises, with Super Smash Bros, the new Zelda games and even the recently-successful Mario Kart 8. At long last, Nintendo fans may finally get what they have been hoping for since the Wii […]

A blast from the past: Urban Chaos (1999)

by Marco Giulianion June 30, 2014
There’s a legit chance that this game went under your radar, since it was released 15 years ago without much fanfare, and it’s not like people are making Let’s Play’s about it nowadays. Other than a hilariously outdated IGN review and a few half-assed videos on YouTube, there’s not much you can find about it on […]

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The RetroN 5 Will FINALLY Be Release June 6

by killatiaon May 22, 2014
  That’s not a random stranger in front of a bunch of boxes. That’s Chris Gallizzi, Hyperkin’s Product Developer! And in those boxes are what should be the RetroN 5, Hyperkin’s flagship clone system that can play 5 different retro gaming consoles (NES, Famicom, Snes, Genesis, and the entire Gameboy line) and there imported game versions as […]
Does the Chris Houlihan room exist? And who is Chris Houlihan?

Gamebusters myth 24: The Chris Houlihan Room

by Charlie Grammeron April 25, 2014
Welcome to another in our weekly Gamebusters series. For first-time readers, in this series I track down popular gaming myths and attempt to debunk them. Sometimes I’m successful and other times I end up proving that the myth in question is, in fact, true. This week I’ll be tackling another Zelda myth, the legendary Chris […]
Humongous Entertainment classics arrive on Steam.

Night Dive Studios brings 28 Humongous Entertainment titles to Steam

by Charlie Grammeron April 17, 2014
Today the classic games developer which specializes in the restoration and optimization of retro classic titles, Night Dive Studios, and Tommo, Inc., a global game and entertainment company, have revealed that 28 classic Humongous Entertainment titles will be arriving on Steam. Six of these 28 classic titles were released today. These are Putt-Putt Joins the Parade, […]

Metroid's Secret Worlds: Intentionally added into the game, or a mere glitch?

Gamebusters myth 22: Metroid’s Secret Worlds

by Charlie Grammeron April 10, 2014
Welcome back to our weekly series in which we track down gaming myths and attempt to debunk them. This week I’ll be fielding a request about the classic Nintendo Entertainment System title, Metroid. For those unaware, there are rumors that you can enter a variety of “Secret worlds” in this game. These worlds can be […]

Nintendo announces new digital content

by Tim St. Croixon April 10, 2014
So here is the rollout of the hotness: For the Virtual Console on Wii U : Kirby & The Amazing Mirror – April is a month to remember with classic games launching each week! Summon Red, Yellow and Green Kirby to help you solve puzzles, fight enemies or take out the big baddies. Use copy abilities such as the […]
Can you shut the dog up by shooting him?

Gamebusters myth 21: Shoot the dog in Duck Hunt

by Charlie Grammeron April 4, 2014
Welcome to another of our weekly Gamebusters series. This week we’ll be tackling yet another rumor based on a classic Nintendo game, Duck Hunt. This game, some younger gamers may not realize, came with a gun accessory for the original Nintendo Entertainment System. The dog on the screen helped flush out ducks, which you would […]