Retro Games Update – October 2021

What is up RGL family, can’t believe it is October already. This year has gone by so quickly. Hope everyone is well, I am excited that conventions are back and will be going to one next month. Is anyone else going back to conventions? Apologies, due to my procrastination, the pre-order for ALWA’S AWAKENING has closed but is still available on Steam. The NES physical release was a demake of Indie Developers Elden Pixels Steam…

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Retro Games Update — September 2021

What is up RGL family! This much is very thin but there is a NES release so worth its own article even if I cannot find anything else. So I tend to focus on physical releases of games because that is where my love and passion lives. But, I also enjoy and am always glad to see the support of retro video games published virtually or on modern console collections. During the recent Nintendo Direct,…

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Mad Stalker Genesis and Abarenbo Tengu and Zombie Nation for NES Plus Switch Pre-Orders

All I can say is what a time to be alive. I would have never thought that in 2021 I would have the opportunity to open new or reproduced, factory fresh games for my favorite 16 bit and 8 bit consoles. I hope the community continues to show support so that companies will continue to be motivated to produce the games that still bring us joy today. I did not have a Genesis growing up…

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Retro Games Update — August 2021

Welcome to the August 2021 retro games update, happy to announce some new physical releases for our favorite counsels. That said I am definitely seeing a substantial increase in the price of new physical releases on Kickstarter. Though i want to support my community I am concerned the increase is due more to cashing in then increases in the cost of goods. It has definitely caused me to cut back on the projects I support…

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Square Enix Hidden PS1, PS2 and DS Games to Buy New Sealed

Some time ago I was tipped off by another Twitter user that Square Enix was still selling new stock of PS2 games. I think at the time PlayStation 2 was an option available on the filter. However, now PS2 and DS are not available filters so its unlikely you will find the items by browsing the store. If you really love your Square games though and run the right Google search you can find some…

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Retro Games Update July 2021

Hello retro game family brining you the under the wire update for July 2021. Sadly a slow month for new physical retro game releases. I think the news I am most excited about this month is Evercade is releasing a new collection, the Renovation Collection I. They are also releasing later in the year a console version of their handheld which I may have mentioned in a previous post, its call the Evercade VS .…

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Steam and Good Ol’ Games Summer Sale 2021

It’s that time of year again, the two biggest online platforms are having their annual massive Summer sales. The main differentiator as always is the Good Ol Games is DRM free, so this mean you can download and installer and if GoG disappears tomorrow you have all your games fully playable… so make sure to keep them backed up! That is why when I am looking for a digital game I always check Good Ol…

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Retro Games Update June 2021

What is up RGL family, this months update ended up having some real bangers. I thought it was going to be a bit on the thin side but ended up surfacing some additional titles that haven’t been highlighted in previous updates. Unfortunately, one of the items I wanted to post was a Kickstarter that has already expired. It is a game published by 6502 Collective, so hopefully they will produce another run after the Kickstarter…

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Legend Of Zelda – NES – Lets Play Blind Playthrough

THE ADVENTURE BEGINS Come along as I start this awesome NES classic and defeat all 9 levels and conquer Gannon to rescue princess Zelda. There will be no cheats or guides, just good ol’ adventuring with some old school map making.

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