Category Archive: Retro

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

Gametraders: The Home of Retro

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Need a controller for that old system? Need a plug or lead you can’t find? Check the accessories catalogue we’ve just released… Please click here. Huge range now available at Gametraders!

Gametraders: Hottest Place for Retro Gaming

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The retro gaming community here in Australia can trade and save – trade anything in store and save on anything in store only at Gametraders, the hottest place for Retro Gaming! Name it,… Continue reading

The Gamer Diaries

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The Nintendo 64 era was upon us, yet James and I continued to persevere with the Super Nintendo. The internet was providing us with a plethora of ROMs that we could download and… Continue reading

Box of Joy

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we’ve been using the Gametraders Time Machine (pat pending) a lot this month. We’ve loved going back in time to pre 2000 and going over all those amazing systems like the beautiful 486… Continue reading

Bucky O’Hare Retro Review

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Now that Christmas is over we have Easter to look forward to, and what better way to celebrate that to look at some rabbitty video game heroes! Created in 1978, Bucky O’Hare was… Continue reading