Emulation

Soulja Boy

Uh, Is Soulja Boy Selling Cheap Emulation Boxes? A Waypoint Investigation

We're serious.
Patrick Klepek
12.5.18
Gaming

Couple Who Ran ROM Site to Pay Nintendo $12 Million

Crackdown on ROM sites and emulators could spell an existential threat to retro gaming.
Wajeeh Maaz
11.13.18
Nostalgia

You Already Own a Machine That Can Play Classic PlayStation Games

It’s really easy to emulate the PlayStation on an SNES Classic, a PC, or an Xbox One.
Matthew Gault
9.19.18
Gaming

Only Piracy Can Save 'Forza Horizon 2' Now

The popular racing game will be unavailable through Microsoft’s digital distribution platform after September 30, leaving the job of preservation to hobbyists.
Emanuel Maiberg
Matthew Gault
8.21.18
Motherboard

Nintendo's Offensive, Tragic, and Totally Legal Erasure of ROM Sites

The damage that removing ROMs from the internet could do to video games as a whole is catastrophic.
Emanuel Maiberg
8.10.18
Mario no Photopi

This Forgotten Nintendo 64 Game Is One Part Photoshop, One Part 'Mario Paint'

An obsolete memory card from the 90s made Mario’s foray into photoshopping inaccessible until now.
Jason Johnson
10.5.17
Emulation

Atlus Tried to Take Down a PlayStation 3 Emulator’s Crowdfunding Page

The company argued the emulator's mere existence infringed on their copyright, but Patreon pushed back.
Patrick Klepek
9.26.17
nintendo

Switch Appears to Contain Easter Egg Dedicated to Satoru Iwata’s Passing

Hackers have unlocked a game Iwata worked on by performing a hand gesture.
Patrick Klepek
9.20.17
GTX 1080 Ti

Watch 'Mario Kart 8' Running in Glorious 4K

Baby Luigi was meant to be supersampled.
Matthew Gault
8.7.17
Game Boy

This Keychain-Sized Game Boy Emulator Is our 90s Dream Come True

You can’t buy it, but you could DIY it.
Samantha Cole
7.6.17
Sega Forever

Sega Forever’s Shoddy Ports Leave Sega on the Defensive About Emulation

Sega claimed they had no choice to use Unity, but there's controversy around that position.
Connor Trinske
6.28.17
Bloodlust Software

The Story of NESticle, the Ambitious Emulator That Redefined Retro Gaming

The product of a talented programmer who designed a hit shareware game while he was still in high school, NESticle was so good that everyone looked past the fact its name was basically a dick joke.
Ernie Smith
5.1.17
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