Category Archives: Retro Games

How To Make Your Nintendo Consoles White Again

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If you still have your old SNES and Game Boy, you probably have seen them slowly go from light grey to dingy yellow. That sucks, but hey, there’s a way to clean them up. Check out this gallery on imgur which shows you how to restore the Nintendo relic back to its original color using a peroxide based hair product.

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Mighty No. 9 blows away Kickstarter with 4 Million Dollars

The soul of Mega Man will live on thanks to fans all around the world.

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That’s right, the Kickstarter, created by Keiji Inafune’s company Comcept has finally completed and not only did they hit their goal, but they exceeded it by more than 4 times. At a whopping $4,000,000 USD (combined Kickstarter and PayPal backers), Mighty No. 9, the spiritual (and completely unrelated) successor to Capcom’s beloved Mega Man[ Read More... ]

Inafune reveals Mighty No. 9 the spiritual successor to Mega Man

If you’re an old school gamer like me, chances are you’ve been let down over the years by the companies who used to make your favorite games. Classic franchises like Mega Man, Gradius, and Shinobi have pretty much vanished. Good news is on the horizon in the form of Mighty No. 9. This is Keiji Inafune’s spiritual successor to Mega Man and he’s looking to the fans … [ Read More... ]

Got a crappy computer? Play the original Quake with the Oculus Rift

If you’re like me (and I apologize in advance if you are), you were an early adopter of the awesome Oculus Rift SDK (I don’t apologize for this because it’s incredible). You bought the dev kit for the purpose of research and development. Awesome right? Yeah, until you remembered you’re running a 2009 Macbook Pro with 256mb of VRAM (or similar outdated hardware). Short of the simple (but effective) “Tuscany … [ Read More... ]