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FOR THE LOVE OF RETRO GAMES

Gaming fans rejoice! We are pleased to announce "For the Love Of Retro Games", our brand new feature at COMIC CON MANCHESTER on 1st/2nd June 2019 at Bowlers Exhibition Centre.

For the Love of Retro Games will include an incredible 150+ retro consoles and home computers from the 80s & 90s and even the noughties (with a couple of 1970s consoles chucked in for good measure!).

 

The entire BRIDGEWATER arena at Bowlers Exhibition Centre will be transformed into a gaming haven where gamers young and old can replay their past or discover classic games for the very first time! Today we can announce the first feature that forms part of For the Love of Retro Games - our Timeline of Video Gaming Platforms.

 

28 of the very best classic systems as follows, presented in [not-quite!] chronological order, all for your gaming enjoyment!:

1. Binatone TV Master (BINATONE) 1977 
2. Atari VCS (ATARI) 1978
3. Vectrex (GCE/MB) 1983
4. BBC Microcomputer (ACORN) 1981
5. ZX Spectrum (SINCLAIR) 1982
6. C64 (COMMODORE) 1982
7. Amstrad CPC (AMSTRAD) 1984
8. Atari XE (ATARI) 1985
9. Atari ST (ATARI) 1985
10. Amiga (COMMODORE) 1987
11. Archimedes (ACORN) 1987
12. NES (NINTENDO) 1986
13. Master System (SEGA) 1987
14. PC Engine (NEC) 1987

15. Mega Drive (SEGA) 1990

16. SNES (NINTENDO) 1992

17. CD32 (AMIGA) 1993

18. Jaguar (ATARI) 1993

19. Saturn (SEGA) 1995

20. PlayStation (SONY) 1995

21. N64 (NINTENDO) 1997

22. Dreamcast (SEGA) 1999

23. PlayStation 2 (SONY) 2000

24. Xbox (MICROSOFT) 2002

25. Gamecube (NINTENDO) 2002

26. Xbox 360 (MICROSOFT) 2005

27. PlayStation 3 (SONY) 2006

28. Wii (NINTENDO) 2006