Category Archive: Retro

Gametraders: The Home of Retro

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Trade & Save on anything in-store! Bring in your unwanted games or consoles & we’ll give you store credit to use in-store! PLUS at Gametraders you can choose from our massive range of… Continue reading

System Of The Century: Sega Mega Drive (Aka Sega Genesis)

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First release in 1988 in Japan and the U.S market in 1989, the Sega Mega Drive was a cartridge and later on, CD based game console. It was Sega’s third console and it… Continue reading

System Of The Century: Nintendo Game Boy @ Number 5

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First released in 1989, it became a massive success beating rivals Sega (Game Gear) and Atari’s Lynx and NEC’s TurboExpress. It sold over 1 million in the first few weeks of release in… Continue reading

Geek Out: System of the Century Retro

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Video games have been part of our lives since the 1970s. while there were massive computers able to play simple games in the 50s and 60s, using vector displays, it wasn’t until Magnavox… Continue reading

Nintendo Classic Mini: Super NES Nintendo Classic Mini: Super NES 

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Video game fanatics can now enjoy some of the world’s greatest video games of all time in the Nintendo Classic Mini: Super Nintendo Entertainment System! This super cute console that is a follow… Continue reading

The Game Diaries: 1998-1999

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While I had stuck with my Super Nintendo throughout the 32-bit era so far, a special person was about to change my perspective on things. My second girlfriend, also called Amy, was well… Continue reading

The 28th Festival of FANTASTIC Films

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Britain’s longest running independent film festival dedicated to science fiction and horror films from – Friday October 20th until Sunday 22nd at the Manchester Conference Centre (The Pendulum Hotel) Guests include: Jenny Hanley… Continue reading

Wonder Woman Wonderful Merchandise: Glue Stic

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Wonder Woman’s domination of the stationery market continued across the ‘70s with this Amazonian adhesive ‘Glue Stic’, which is fun to use, odourless, and non-toxic according to the box art. To read more,… Continue reading

Wonder Woman Wonderful Merchandise: Sensation Comics Button

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The oldest item we’ve ever had on one of our merch features, this highly prized button is worth around $2,500 today and has never been available through retail outlets. In fact, the one-inch… Continue reading

Save and Trade at Gametraders!

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Trade at Gametrader & get in-store credit & Big Savings! Got unwanted ames or consoles sitting around at home? Bring them into Gametraders and we’ll give you store credit that you can use… Continue reading