[RetroConsole] Famicom Disk System turns 35!


The story in a nutshell Il Disk System è stata la prima periferica di successo distribuita dalla Nintendo. Quando venne rilasciata, nel 1986, il Famicom era appena arrivato in Occidente con il nome di NES e con un pesante restyling che lo faceva sembrare qualcosa di totalmente differente dall’originale giapponese. In Giappone invece il Famicom…

[RetroConsole] 30 years of Genesis, 30 years of Mega Drive


Sega has already announced its shiny new mini console, due to be released in September, so there’s no better time than today to celebrate the Mega Drive, released in North America, as Genesis 30 years ago today, August 14th, 1989. Sega ha da tempo annunciato la sua nuova scintillante mini console che verrà rilasciata a settembre,…

[RetroConsole] Sega SG-1000


This is the beginning of one of the most famous rivalry in the history of video games, the one between SEGA and Nintendo. To all the millennials: PlayStation Vs. Xbox is nothing, this is the real deal. Today, July 15th but in 1983 SEGA released its first console, the SG-1000, the same day Nintendo showed…

[RetroConsole] Sega Master System


They say when you turn 30 you really start to be conscious that you’re an adult and you’re going to be an old adult quickly that what you think. I don’t know if this is true but if it is so we can say that from today the guiltily forgotten Sega Master System is officially…