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The Rarest and Most Valuable Sega CD Games

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 12:15:32 +0000

  Presented by Racketboy and G to the Next Level The Sega CD was ahead of its time and didn’t quite get the support it deserved (although better than its sibling in the 32X). However, despite its reputation for Full-Motion-Video games and ports of Genesis/Megadrive games with CD audio tacked on, there are actually a […]

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Game Cart Contact Cleaning Guide (The Right Way)

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 13:29:45 +0000

With all of our classic game cartridges being 20 to 40 years old now (let THAT sink in), you are bound to have some pretty grubby items in your collection — even if you casually clean them from time to time (and blowing in them doesn’t really count) Personally, as I dig into my cartridge […]

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Games That Pushed the Limits of the Sony Playstation (PS1)

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 13:31:00 +0000

See Other Entries of the Games That Pushed The Limits Series As somebody that has a computer science background, I’m always fascinated by games that are the work of skilled developers that learned the intricacies of a console’s hardware to squeeze every last bit of performance from the machine or use some limited resources creatively […]

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The Rarest and Most Valuable Super Nintendo (SNES) Games

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 06:24:43 +0000

The 8-bit and 16-bit Nintendo markets have really taken off in the last five years even in comparison to the growing retro gaming landscape as a whole. At the same time, we are starting to see some of the true rarities and gems surface into collectibles and some less rare classics hold steady instead of […]

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Games That Defined the Nintendo Virtual Boy

Thu, 08 Feb 2018 06:14:00 +0000

Be sure to check out our full Defining Games of Retro Gaming Series and our Virtual Boy Beginner’s Guide It may be the most awkward gaming device from a major manufacturer, but there is just something about Nintendo’s Virtual Boy that draws you into its headache-inducing display. In the mid–1990’s, the hottest buzzword in the […]

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How to Build Your Dream Retro Collection Without Killing Your Budget

Wed, 31 Jan 2018 20:08:37 +0000

RB Retro Collecting Interview 001 With the recently growth in the retro game collecting world, I have been wanting to start a series of interviews with collectors to not only highlight the diversity in collecting, but try to share ideas and strategies that can be incorporated into our own retro gaming lifestyles.  To get things […]

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Retro Console Hardware Price Guide

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 12:40:36 +0000

In our retro game collecting guides, we often focus primarily on the games themselves, but I wanted to start monitoring the values of common variations of console hardware as well. My goal with this price guide is to give everyone an easily-accessible price listing of mainstream retro consoles so that it is easy to survey […]

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PSP Emulation for PC and Android using PPSSPP

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:59:19 +0000

While we typically focus on playing original games on dedicated hardware, we do like to dive into the occasional emulation project to offer us flexibility in our gaming lifestyle. Sony’s Playstaton Portable (PSP) was an interesting portable platform that had some titles that appealed to both retro and modern gamers. PPSSPP is an excellent PSP […]

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The Rarest and Most Valuable Sega 32X Games

Thu, 04 Jan 2018 17:31:18 +0000

  Presented by Racketboy and G to the Next Level Sega’s 32X add-on for the Genesis/Megadrive didn’t last on the market long and there were a modest number of game produced for the device.  The 32X library contained a few gems and a handful of junk as well, but there are some rarities to be […]

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The Best Retro Games of 2017

Mon, 18 Dec 2017 20:10:36 +0000

As much as we love to dwell on the classic games for our older systems, there are also some fresh games making their way onto the modern gaming scene that appeal to our retro sensibilities. The Racketboy community submitted their nominations for the best games that have a classic style that were released in 2017. […]

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