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  • Video Work Up A Sweat With This NES Indoor Cycling Game

    Welcome to the RacerMate Challenge II

    Indoor cycling has really taken off in recent years, with innovations made with modern smart turbo trainers such as the Wahoo Kickr combined with software such as Zwift, which offers cyclists who wish to get in some virtual miles in their pain caves a gamified experience as they can user power-ups to gain an...

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Wednesday26th Dec 2018

  • Feature The Day I Met Donkey Kong On Live TV

    Alex Norton talks of TV fame and people in ape suits

    No, you're not suffering from déjà vu; this article originally appeared on the site in August this year, and we're republishing it as part of our 'Best of 2018' series which celebrates what we feel were our finest features of the past twelve months. In this special one-off piece, reader Alex...

Tuesday25th Dec 2018

  • Feature How One Nintendo Christmas Shaped The Rest Of My Life

    Chris Scullion recounts how the NES altered his destiny one festive morning

    It was the summer of 1987. My aunt had fallen in love with an American chap and moved to the States to marry him and live there. And so, my family – including a 4-year-old me – flew out from Scotland to Parma, Ohio to visit them during the summer. That was when I saw...

Monday24th Dec 2018

Sunday23rd Dec 2018

  • Feature Creating The Ultimate Game Boy

    The DMG-102 is the handheld of your dreams

    The humble Game Boy is probably older than many of the people reading these words right now, but it nonetheless remains an utterly iconic piece of consumer tech. Since the start of the Game Boy line way back in 1989, the range has undergone several revisions and has sold millions of units all over the...

Friday21st Dec 2018

Tuesday18th Dec 2018

  • Feature Every Nintendo Console Ranked From Worst To Best

    Get your pitchfork ready...

    Nintendo has a storied history of riding the crest of the video game wave, starting with 1977's Color TV-Game, which was exclusive to Japan and kicked-off the company's habit of revising its hardware (four iterations appeared between '77 and '80). However, it would be the NES that marked Nintendo's true entry into the...

Wednesday12th Dec 2018

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Wednesday5th Dec 2018