Atari

Old School Must Have: Atari Flashback 2

A few years ago I was given an Atari Flashback unit for my birthday. It was a cute little device that resembled an Atari 7800. I enjoyed it, but how many of us actually had an Atari 7800 in the 80’s? By the time the 7800 was released, everyone had…

Destroy The Lairs Of Your Nemesis’ In Champions Online

Champions Online may have had it’s release date pushed back a month or two, but Cryptic Studios is helping the hype-train move along with this latest trailer focusing on infiltrating enemy lairs. Most comic book stories that involve some sort of superhero always has the heroes beating up the nemesis’…

On Pause, The Witcher: Rise of the White Wolf (PS3 & X360)

Due to financial dealings amongst various developers, Widescreen Games has announced that the adaptation of the video game “The Witcher: Rise of the White Wolf” for Playstation3 and Xbox360 consoles is being frozen.  The Witcher: ROTWW was under development in partnership with Atari (publisher) and CDProjekt (creator of the original…

One Case To Store Them All, Atari Edition

If you’re a Lord Of The Rings fan, I hope my title made sense.  If not (over your head), get a load of these wonderful cases made from Retro Love!.  Sewn, vinyl game cartridges based on the the old Activision games.  Atari game cases were nothing to get excited over…

MMM… Atari 2600 Cake! Do Not Forget To Blow!

  This delicious blast from the past is no other then an Atari 2600 edible version! How sweet is that! It was made by cakes by the pound and do not fret there is no need to blow any dust off before eating. Everything is edible including the joysticks and wood…

Pixel Cookies and How to Make them!

Believe it or not these yummy and retro looking cookies were made with a Play-Doh fun Factory of all things! Who would of thunk it! They are creations of SeattleJonman and he displays the step by step process beautifully on flickr! Grab your milk and cookies it’s a Go! source

My 5 Most Disappointing Ports of all Time!

Well we didn’t mean bad gun ports, we meant bad game ports… Anyhow, just because the title of a game is the same it doesn’t mean that the game will be the same. Developers have had the daunting task of porting games to run on various platforms throughout time. In…

Ghostbusters Trailer: Rule #2 Don’t Look Into The Trap

It seems like I’m loving Ghostbusters: The Video Game a little too much.  But I find it very interesting how this game’s progression has lead them to a very high anticipated release.  Here’s the brief history and trailer to follow: 2006 – Game Developer Zootfly starts game 2007 – Sierra…