Ways to play your favourite old games

Gaming is bigger than it has ever been and though there are hugely popular games available now there are still those of us who want the thrill of playing games form an era when games were made by pioneers who were passionate about them rather than massive corporations trying to milk as much as they can out of you and before the horrible word “franchise” was ever used to describe them. Read on if you want to learn how to relive the days when games were fun.

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Biggest console flops in history

When you say “games console” to someone they probably think of a PlayStation or Xbox. Everyone knows what they are and going further back you can add the SNES and Sega Mega Drive to the list. What about the more obscure consoles that didn’t take off commercially.? Don’t worry, in this blog, we’ll jog your memory of some of the machines that didn’t quite make it.

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The greatest games for the Commodore Amiga

For people of a certain age, the Commodore Amiga was the ultimate computer of its era. Before Windows 95, PCs were massive beige boxes best suited to word processing and other boring office tasks, Macs were for graphic designers, consoles were for kids and Atari STs were the poor relation (but were excellent for music). The Amiga had everything you wanted from a home computer, excellent multimedia courtesy of its custom graphics chips, a massive range of games and you could do the boring stuff like word processing too. We’re going to look at the greatest games for the machine in this blog.

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The top 5 biggest selling video games of all time

Video games are part of every day life, but have you ever wondered what types of games are the most popular? Well, in this blog, we’re going to remove the mystery and reveal the best-selling games of all time.

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The most influential video games of all time

Games are the world’s biggest entertainment industry. In today’s gaming world we are spoilt with virtual reality, 4k graphics and cut-scenes that look better than most movies. It wasn’t always like this, however. Before all of that, gaming was a minority interest propped up by enthusiasts as they created a whole new industry. In this blog, we’ll look at some of the most influential games that shaped the games we know and love today.

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