RetroN 5 delayed until 2014

By: Martin Gaston Hyperkin’s retro gaming machine the RetroN 5 has been delayed to Q1 2014. Set to launch in December, the company found that some packaged units had faulty pins, and is now delaying the product to correctly resolve the issue. The RetroN 5 has slots for NES, SNES, GameBoy Advance, Genesis/Mega Drive, and Famicom cartridges, both NTSC and PAL, and features its own … Continue reading RetroN 5 delayed until 2014

VG Music Spotlight: Guardia Millennial Fair (Chrono Trigger)

By: Jared Scott Released in 1995 during a golden age of gaming, Chrono Trigger graced our Western shores on the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. Considered by many to be one of the best RPGs of the SNES, it holds a special place in the hearts of both old-school gamers and newer gamers who have had a chance to play any of its several rereleases. While … Continue reading VG Music Spotlight: Guardia Millennial Fair (Chrono Trigger)

RPG Gems: Triple Threat! Final Fantasy IV, VI & VII

If it seems like it’s cheating to bunch a handful of games together in one entry… well, it kind of is. There are a number of other Final Fantasy games that I would consider to be “gems,” but each of them was chosen for some very specific aspect. Final Fantasy IV, VI, and VII are probably the least radical of the modern entries — and … Continue reading RPG Gems: Triple Threat! Final Fantasy IV, VI & VII