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Retro consoles: an age experiment conclusion

In a post in early April, Brandon from That Green Dude asked the WordPress community whether they considered the seventh generation of consoles to be retro now. This was a question I ended up digging into further and I’d like to say thank you to everyone who took the time to complete my short survey on the subject. The data is now in, so let’s … Continue reading Retro consoles: an age experiment conclusion

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Gamers blog party: summer 2018 invitation

What better way to celebrate long sunny days, smokey barbecues, brightly-coloured cocktails with weird little umbrellas and amazing blogger friends than with a summer blog party? Set yourself up for a great week by getting to know the awesome writers around you and reading their finest posts. The rules are simple: 🎉   Arrive at the party: don’t be shy and stand in the corner – say … Continue reading Gamers blog party: summer 2018 invitation

PlayStation 3, video game console, controller

Retro consoles: an age experiment

Retro (adjective): imitative of a style or fashion from the recent past. How easy is it to apply Google’s definition of the term to consoles? According to Wikipedia, ‘retrogaming’ (also known as ‘classic’ and ‘old school gaming’) is the playing or collecting of personal computer, console and arcade video games in contemporary times; a further description which doesn’t make the task any simpler. So how … Continue reading Retro consoles: an age experiment