How to get started playing Retro Games

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Sega, Nintendo, Atari, Commodore, Amstrad, Sinclair – All names synonymous with classic consoles and computers in the 80s & 90s and now, Retro Games.  These two decades saw the highest highs and the lowest lows of the emerging gaming console and computer industries. Corporations battling it out to capture market share, to playground arguments about … Read more

Best Retro Controllers for Retro Gaming

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How can you make your Retro Gaming experience more authentic and enjoyable? Here are some of the best Retro Controllers available. 8Bitdo Retro Style Bluetooth Controllers 8Bitdo produce a range of excellent retro-styled Bluetooth wireless game controllers. They produce retro-style gamepads for modern computers, but also Bluetooth receivers so their controllers can be used on original consoles. Bluetooth … Read more

Raspberry Pi – Retro Game Emulation

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You may have heard about the Raspberry Pi, it is a credit-card-sized single-board computer. It has become popular with tech enthusiasts, for educational use and especially with Retro Gamers.  It is cheap, powerful and very customisable, making it perfect for a dedicated Retro Gaming device. To play games, you will need to install Retropie. Retropie emulates … Read more