Nostalgia articles

Play StarCraft for free with updated graphics

StarCraft, the classic strategy RTS from Blizzard Entertainment, has been updated and is now available for free as of this morning. A fully remastered version with 4K graphics is also in the works, slated for release later this year (at…

Nintendo shares original hand drawn Zelda maps

As Nintendo’s year-long celebration of The Legend of Zelda’s 30th anniversary comes to a close, the Japanese entertainment company’s UK division has shared perhaps the final bit of memorabilia before we roll the calendar to 2017. …

Apple's Touch Bar can technically play 'Doom'

Few games have been as groundbreaking for their time as id Software’s smash hit Doom. Rapidly approaching its 25th anniversary, the iconic first-person shooter has refused to go quietly into the night with installments now available across a number of…

Nintendo NES Classic goes on sale today, but getting one will be hard

The NES Classic is as good as retro gaming gets, and it's coming to stores today (Amazon, Best Buy, Walmart, Gamestop and Target) however retailers on- and offline are not accepting pre-orders and are warning of very limited supply. For $60 the tiny console comes packing 30 popular titles including Super Mario Bros. 1-3, Metroid, Mega Man 2, and The Legend of Zelda. Good luck in your hunt!

Unreleased SNES version of Rayman found nearly 25 years later

From the 20th birthday of the Nintendo 64 and the announcement of Sonic Mania to the teardown of the ultra-rare Nintendo PlayStation prototype and the first 13 years of Nintendo Power finding their way to the Internet, it’s been a…