Gaming PC Retro Reviews

Rookery’s Retro Review: Everquest (PC)

Overall Score: 2 (of 5) from 2005 to present, a nostalgic first major MMORPG that slowly lost its way.  Down from a 3 out of 5 from 2001-2004, which was a decling from a 4 out of 5 from 1999-2001. Story:  Create a fantasy character to roam a gigantic world, fight monsters, find weapons & […]

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Rookery’s Retro Review: Laser Blast (Atari 2600)

Overall Score: 2 (of 5), great concept without delivery.  Cheat or be cheated, because lasers are faster than your ability to think or react. Story:  You’re both the pilot and gunner of a flying saucer.  Below are three equally fast mobile laser bases that can blast you out of the night’s sky.  The idea is […]

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Rookery’s Retro Review: Laser Gates (Atari 2600)

Overall Score: 4 (of 5).  Move fast & think faster as you shuttle your ship through a dangerous space cavern full of obstacles and foes. Story:  A quick nod to Imagic’s cartridge design.  Although they used the same for all their games, it sure is exciting to get them in nice condition. Fly in all […]

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This Limited Edition Mega Man Art Print Is Beautiful

  A brand new, limited edition Mega Man Art Print is available to pre-order now at Europe’s Number One Retro Gaming Destination, FunstockRetro.co.uk   The design, officially licensed by Capcom has been published by Iron Gut Publishing and features Mega Man and the ensemble cast from the upcoming Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 bundle in […]

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Weekly Kick Pick – Harold Halibut

The Cologne based indie studio outlines its ambitions for their video game made with classic model making techniques.     Indie studio Slow Bros. announces the launch of it’s Kickstarter campaign to fund the development of “Harold Halibut – A Handmade Adventure Game“.   Harold Halibut is a modern adventure game, with a strong focus […]

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Weekly Kick Pick – Arbiter

Arbiter is a single-player character action game about transformation. You play as a young boy and the newly appointed Arbiter, Ashe, who is responsible for defeating the demonic spirits that plague the world. This is a passion project I’ve been developing on my own for about five months now. Ashe’s Umbra Form (Left) & Ether […]

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Nintendo Announces Super NES Classic Edition

Now You’re Playing with Super Power! Nintendo Announces Super NES Classic Edition   Mini 16-Bit System Launches Sept. 29 with 21 Games; Includes Unreleased Star Fox 2   The Super Nintendo Entertainment System, Nintendo’s follow-up console to the legendary Nintendo Entertainment System, launched in 1991 and introduced what many consider some of the greatest video […]

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Exclusive Sonic Mania Vinyl Album Announced

Just in time for his 26th Anniversary, SEGA today announced an exclusive Sonic Mania Vinyl Album being released in partnership with Data Discs, the company behind the well-received SEGA Retro albums for classics like OutRun, Streets of Rage, and more.   Featuring select tracks by Sonic Mania composer Tee Lopes, as well as exclusive new […]