Entries in 'retro' (11)

Coleco cuts ties with Retro VGS manufacturer

Coleco cuts ties with Retro VGS manufacturer

The owner of the Coleco brand has said that it is no longer associated with the makers of a supposed retro console that was to carry its name.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 9th 2016 at 9:49AM in News
Questions asked about legitimacy of Coleco Chameleon retro console

Questions asked about legitimacy of Coleco Chameleon retro console

A retro console recently demoed at the New York Toy Fair could be little more than a hoax, it is being alleged.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 3rd 2016 at 3:28PM in News
Retro Mega Drive console sales surge 400% at Argos

Retro Mega Drive console sales surge 400% at Argos

A quarter of a century after its release in the UK, the Mega Drive could be a star performer this Christmas.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 20th 2015 at 11:56AM in News
Dreamcast console sales spike following Shenmue III reveal

Dreamcast console sales spike following Shenmue III reveal

Sales of pre-owned Dreamcast consoles have ‘gone through the roof’ since Shenmue III was announced at E3. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Aug 27th 2015 at 9:34AM in News

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Back to the '90s: Industry turns back the clock 20 years as 1990s mania hits the games business

Back to the '90s: Industry turns back the clock 20 years as 1990s mania hits the games business

Resident Evil 2 is the latest game to ride the wave of ‘90s nostalgia that has swept into the market.

Christopher Dring
by Christopher Dring
on Aug 20th 2015 at 3:20PM in News
GameStop online store now offers retro consoles and games

GameStop online store now offers retro consoles and games

GameStop now offers a selection of retro consoles and games for purchase online.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jun 25th 2015 at 3:32AM in News
GAME's back in the retro market

GAME's back in the retro market

Retro gaming appears to be back on the table at GAME.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 15th 2015 at 2:14PM in News
GameStop UK plots retro stock move

GameStop UK plots retro stock move

GameStop’s American pilot scheme to start selling retro hardware, games and accessories could come to the UK. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on May 7th 2015 at 9:45AM in News

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GameStop preparing retro hardware pilot scheme in US

GameStop preparing retro hardware pilot scheme in US

Sales and trade-in of retro hardware, games and accessories is to be reintroduced to GameStop stores in the US.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 15th 2015 at 12:04PM in News
My Retro Game Box is Loot Crate for games

My Retro Game Box is Loot Crate for games

A new subscription service for retro gamers that follows the successful Loot Crate formula has been unveiled.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 5th 2015 at 3:50PM in News
Declining nostalgia, not price, is Nintendo's biggest retro game problem, Adelman says

Declining nostalgia, not price, is Nintendo's biggest retro game problem, Adelman says

Few companies are as adept as Nintendo at selling you the same software over and over again, but Nintendo’s former indie boss has questioned how long this can continue for.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 22nd 2015 at 10:53AM in News