Category Archives: Retro Games

Best Barcade in Phoenix: Cobra Arcade Bar

Barcades are a phenomenon and a fad. The idea of taking a basically defunct business model and making it profitable by injecting booze is just the right amount of cliché to bring out the hipsters. But just because it’s cliché, doesn’t mean it has to be bad.

Cobra Arcade Bar Review 2

Cobra Arcade Bar does plenty to satisfy even the most snooty hipsters with a full bar, open patio, and a brutalist meets graffiti … [ Read More... ]

COVER ART: Pokémon Gold Japanese version

Welcome to Cover Art! A section of the site where we look at a  video game’s box cover art and briefly discuss it’s gameplay and legacy.

Pokémon Gold  was released in Japan in 1999 and North America and Australia in 2000. Pokémon Gold was part of the second generation of the Pokémon series and added a 100 new Pokémon to collect as well as expanded the world of Pokémon to … [ Read More... ]

Cool 3D remake of the original Zelda runs in your browser

Not sure how long this one will stay online given Nintendo’s track record withthis sort of thing, but some fans of put together a pretty nice remake of the original Legend of Zelda using WebGL and voxels. It runs right in your browser and looks really nice. There are a few bugs, but its still pretty fun. The only thing I wish it would let you do is go into … [ Read More... ]

Gamer Apparel: Spreadgaming Contest Favorites

Gamers  can sometimes make very passionate and creative fan art. Spreadshirt is now holding a #Spreadgaming contest with gamers and artists  coming together to create some cool gaming fashion and apparel.

Here are a few of our favorite designs to show up in the spreadgaming tag so far.


Screen shot 2016-03-07 at 8.01.08 PMARCADE MASTER
Description: A retro arcade inspired gaming T-shirt. Perfect for gamers of all ages!

Synthwave Gaming T-Shirt

synthwave synthwave

Description: Synthwave inspired gaming t-shirt [ Read More... ]