The Last Gamer covers a variety of topics in this video including a tribute to the founder of Namco, the Sega Master System FM add-on as well as some new games and arcade machines he has recently added to his massive game collection!
This epic cinematic story trailer recounts the lore leading up to the very moment that players begin their odyssey as the Last Castoff – the flesh-and-blood by-product of a megalomaniacal deity known as the Changing God.
Torment: Tides of Numenera is a game set in the world of Monte Cook’s new tabletop RPG setting, Numenera. Torment continues the thematic legacy of Planescape: Torment, the critically acclaimed role-playing game from 1999 that’s considered by many to be a hallmark for storytelling in computer RPGs. With Torment, we’re creating a rich role-playing experience that explores similar deep, personal themes.
Torment is releasing on February 28th, 2017 on Windows, Mac, Linux, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
From VOX: Minecraft maps are unique worlds, but they can also be an art form.
Minecraft is a sandbox video game originally created by Swedish game designer Markus “Notch” Persson, and later fully developed and published by Mojang. The creative and building aspects of Minecraft enable players to build constructions out of textured cubes in a 3D procedurally generated world.
In this episode The 8-Bit Guy takes a look at a Commodore 128 that he bought on craigslist in terrible shape. Then he completely restores it into like-new condition.
The Commodore 128 is the last 8-bit home computer that was commercially released by Commodore Business Machines. Introduced in January 1985 at the CES in Las Vegas, it appeared three years after its predecessor, the bestselling Commodore 64.
Leo’s back from Kotaku! Pixel art can often feel nostalgic, hearkening back to those bygone days of cathode ray tube monitors and floppy disks. It’s easy to think of modern pixel art as stuck in the past, a mere retro inspired throwback. But that’s giving the form a disservice.
Examples of modern games that have amazing pixel art:
Superbrothers: Sword & Sworcery EP
Today YouTube channel Cannot Be Tamed is reviewing Under a Killing Moon, one of her favourite FMV games. In it you play Tex Murphy, a private investigator who seems out of the past, but lives in the future. Help Tex save the world!
Wood, Scott, Katie, Aaron, Ricky, Billy, Jay, Grimsie and Dee Dave all converge at Retropalooza in Texas. With HUNDREDS of Retro Video Games to pick through, re-sellers with amazingly great prices and games like Metalstorm and Stadium Events being found, this is going to be a good! With this many youtubers in one place, things are going to get a little weird.
The SSI Gold Box series of RPGs brought true AD&D story telling and complexity to computer games back in 1988. Here are all 14 games!
Gold Box Companion:
Pool of Radiance (1988)
Curse of the Azure Bonds (1989)
Secret of the Silver Blades (1990)
Pools of Darkness (1991)
Gateway to the Savage Frontier (1991)
Treasures of the Savage Frontier (1992)
Neverwinter Nights, the first graphical MMORPG, for AOL (1991)
Champions of Krynn (1990)
Death Knights of Krynn (1991)
The Dark Queen of Krynn (1992)
Countdown to Doomsday (1990)
Matrix Cubed (1992)
Spelljammer: Pirates of Realmspace (1992)
Here are 10 arcade games that are hidden gems, relatively unknown and super fun to play! Perfect for your MAME machine!
Monster Farm Jump
Muchi Muchi Pork!
Susume! Mile Smile
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I have some sealed video games in my collection…but they MOCK me… TEASE me… TEMPT ME into opening them. Should I do it!? Would you do it!? What are your thoughts on sealed games and collectors that focus on them?