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Megapanel Homage Into the Blue Released for Nintendo Game Boy

Into the Blue Nintendo Game Boy

Look, I love covering new independently developed homebrew titles. They are obviously labors of love by the persons involved, often one-man teams, and sometimes are better than official releases. Another thing about these independent releases is you sometimes get to

Game Boy Color Game Airaki Released

When it comes to the Game Boy the selection of independently developed and released titles is quite a mixed bag. Some games are simply stunning while others are, well, the Game Boy line was a great portable lineage wasn’t it?

New Kickstarter Brings Santa’s Magical Christmas Sleigh to Life

New Nintendo Entertainment System games don’t pop up all that often. Santa’s Magical Christmas Sleigh is just such a new title. What is cool here is, it is a 2D side scrolling action game – a genre that is not

Pettson’s Inventions 3 Brings Back The Incredible Machine Style Gaming

Anyone that has been gaming since the early 90’s will probably remember a game called The Incredible Machine.  This was an electronic interpretation of Rube Goldberg style puzzles.  For those that don’t know, the idea is to use dissimilar items

Review – Retroid Nintendo Game Boy Homebrew

Out of all of the games that we see receive fan homages regularly one genre seems to be forgotten just as often.  That is the Arkanoid style brick breaker game, also known as Breakout.  Well, the developers behind Retroid for

Tetris Attack Forgets Namesake Puzzler on Super Nintendo – Today in Retro Gaming – August 4th, 1996

Tetris Attack was an awesome game.  Too bad it had to rip off the Tetris name as that probably should have been saved for a true puzzle game in the series.  What we got in Tetris Attack was a Nintendo-ized

Chuck’s Challenge 3D Ultra 2016 Spiritual Successor to Chip’s Challenge Launches on Android

Chip’s Challenge was a classic action puzzle game that was quite overlooked upon release.  That has not stopped the original developer, Chuck Sommerville, from continuing the family line there.  See, Chip’s Challenge has quite a cult following and it helps

Tetris Blitz 2016 Edition Released onto Android

Okay who doesn’t know about Tetris by now?  For the few that do not know, Tetris is a falling block game from the 80’s.  Various companies from Nintendo to, now, EA have kept the brand alive and well on many

Balanced Diet Limited Run on Game Boy Advance

New Game Boy Advance games are not as common as they are for Atari 2600 but they are just as cool.  The homebrew/indie scene constantly comes up with new game ideas that would probably have died early on in a

Lara Croft Go Comes to Android and iOS, Remembers Windows Phone Too

The Tomb Raider series is one that has been all over the place as far as the fans are concerned.  The first one took gaming by storm, the second was “alright” and the third is quite forgettable.  The series just