Tag Archives: retrogaming

Earthworm Jim to be released on XBLA this Wednesday

I initially wasn’t too keen on this one – as a lot of "HD" ports to XBLA are just emulators running upscaled – but it’s actually looking pretty promising. The most intriguing new feature is 4 player co-op, which sounds … Continue reading

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Doom 2 to finally appear on XBLA

As confirmed on Major Nelson’s blog, DOOM 2 will arrive on XBLA today sometime, after intially (IIRC) being due out late last year. Hopefully the devs will put a bit of effort into this one – the XBLA port of … Continue reading

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Some shots of ConsoleDoom

Thought I’d post some screenshots of the opening levels to the rather nice Doom 2 WAD that is ConsoleDoom. It’s so named because it is a recreation of some of the Doom levels that appeared in the PlayStation version and … Continue reading

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Classic multiplayer gaming via DOSBox – Serial and IPX tunneling

Ever since discovering that DOSBox has stable IPX and serial tunneling, I’ve been digging through my old files and rediscovering some classic multiplayer games of yesteryear with my brother (who still has the edge in C&C). The issue with a … Continue reading

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