New School Games with Old School Box Art

Even when games of the past sucked, they usually had some truly awesome looking box art, but what if that box art from 1987 had never changed? The games of today just got an old school update.

This Week In Gaming News

An icon passes, a studio closes and some of the year’s biggest releases have a few bugs determined to rain on their parade. It’s been a busy week in the world of games.

8 Bit Red Dead Redemption

John Marston may not seem as badass in 8-bit form, but make no mistake, he’s just as deadly with that pixelated six-shooter. I for one would like to see a mash-up of this and the old school classic Oregon Trail.

Red Dead Redemption: Idiot Edition

You hop between wanting to play a game with these dudes, and wanting to reach into the screen and strangle them at least fifty times upon a single viewing.

Red Dead Redemption: Undead Nightmare Game Trailer

Just in time for Halloween, this download addition for the massive hit Red Dead Redemption follows John Marston’s effort to stop a zombie outbreak that’s spreading across the American frontier. Based on the short grindhouse style clip, it looks like a great addition to an already awesome game.

Full Release: Games

This week’s new games include atmospheric survival horror from Alan Wake, action-packed racing from Split/Second, a new Prince of Persia and more.