retro

FoxyLand review

Microsoft have created a new category within the Xbox store, the Creators Collection. Here, developers can release a game that doesn’t fully integrate with Xbox Live services, in particular achievemen...[Read More]

Wonder Boy: The Dragon’s Trap review

Sega aficionados will certainly remember the Wonder Boy titles. Platforming gems from yesteryear that consisted of clever level, enemy and mechanics design. Indeed, these titles are fondly remembered ...[Read More]

Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 review

I have a confession to make, and while there are probably a few I could admit to the one I’m confessing to today is that I have never played a Mega Man game. What can I say? I was faithful to SE...[Read More]

ACA NEOGEO Metal Slug 2 released on Xbox One

Metal Slug 2 is an action game originally released by SNK in 1998, and available NOW on the Xbox store for the low, low price of £6.39! Players choose their character among Marco, Tarma, Eri and Fio, ...[Read More]

Another Mega Man Legacy Collection on its way soon

Could we be seeing a second collection of Mega Man games on Xbox One soon? It looks like it! The Korean Ratings Board has outed Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 for Xbox One, with the description telling ...[Read More]

Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight review

Momodora: Reverie Under the Moonlight is a retro 2D scrolling platformer, and that pretty much says it all. There’s a plethora of this type of game out for the current generation of consoles – g...[Read More]

The Disney Afternoon Collection coming soon to Xbox One

Do you have a soft spot for late 80s early 90s Disney cartoons and their respective games on the 8 and 16 bit systems of yore? Many of us here at TiX towers do, so when Capcom announced their Disney A...[Read More]

Xbox One controllers go retro

The world of controllers gives gamers more choice than ever before when it comes to modifications, colours and designs. Las Vegas based firm Hyperkin are catering for the older gamer by providing a to...[Read More]

Hunter’s Legacy review

Hunter’s Legacy is a 2D action platformer that evokes similar charms to that of the Metroid and Castlevania series, with its gradual acquirement of new abilities allowing you to explore previously blo...[Read More]

Stardust Galaxy Warriors: Stellar Climax review

As you get older in life certain experiences thrust you into a state of nostalgia, more so when your hobby is videogames. Some of the best games in history follow a formula, and I challenge anyoneR...[Read More]

FreezeME review

FreezeME is very good at tugging on those nostalgia heart strings. Indeed, this 3D platformer looks and feels like the classic N64 platformers of yore. However, some of the nostalgia comes from its la...[Read More]

Monster Boy gets a new trailer for Gamescom

An all-new trailer has been released for the upcoming Monster Boy, based on the Japanese Wonder Boy franchise created by Ryuichi Nishizawa. The new trailer shows off some of action we’re in for ...[Read More]

Review

Reagan Gorbachev is as ridiculous as you’d expect it to be considering it’s name. You play as US president Ronald Reagan and General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union Mi...[Read More]

Hyperdrive Massacre review

Hyperdrive Massacre offers a pick-up and play local multiplayer experience that’s ideal for relaxed fun with friends, yet has enough depth to entice you into mastering its mechanics for more competiti...[Read More]

Get 8-bit with Mega Man Legacy collection today!

Just when you thought the hype of this legendary game was beginning to die down, Capcom has once again thrown a bomb in the works by releasing the Mega Man Legacy Collection, with an impressive compil...[Read More]