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Doom Clones – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

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Do you remember when DOOM emerged onto the PC? I certainly do. It was a cold winter's evening in December 1993, when my eyes were almost burned out of their sockets. How was this possible? Were these TV presenters taking me for a laugh? It was like you could step into another world, without even [...]

Why The Mega CD / Sega CD Failed

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Watch the Video The Sega Mega CD, or Sega CD as it's known in the USA was an upgrade/add-on for the Sega Mega Drive / Genesis which offered CD-ROM capability. Incorporating an additional Motorola 68000 chip, increased memory, and custom graphics and sound processing, the Mega CD was poised to be a massive leap forward [...]

FPS Shooter Evolution

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Watch the Video From the 1973 Maze Wars on the Imlac PDS-1, through to The Phantom on the Dragon 32, MIDI Maze on the Atari ST and finally where things took off with Wolfenstein 3D, Doom, Quake all the way up to present day. Join me on this epic first person shooter evolution perspective, showing [...]

Sega Hardware Revisions

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Watch the Video Ever notice how Sega got into a habit of revising their system designs half way through their life span. Nintendo didn't, yet they're still in the hardware game. Something to muse over. This video doesn't do a lot of musing, I just discuss the various revisions of Master System, Mega Drive, Mega [...]

Amstrad GX4000 Review

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Watch the Video The Amstrad GX-4000 was Alan Sugar's attempt to enter the game console market during the early 90s. It bombed, mainly due to a lack of games, but also because of the dated hardware used. This video features all the GX4000 games, an introduction to the system and it's life story. Enjoy! Alan [...]

The Sega SG1000-II System Review

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Watch the Video The Sega SG-1000 and SG-1000 Mk II were released in Japan around the same time as the Famicom (Nintendo NES) and were the predecessor to the infamous Sega Master System. Here, I take a look at the console, the hardware, software, as well as the back story in creating this epic piece [...]

Commodore 64GS

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Watch the Video A review of the doomed Commodore 64GS, or 64 Games System. Manufactured and released by Commodore in late 1990, it's production span lasted less than a year and was by all accounts a failure in most departments, especially commercial. Get the full story here, along with some snippets of lesser known information. [...]

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