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Sony releases retro Walkman on iconic cassette player’s 40th anniversary

The Sony NW-A100TPS Walkman comes with a soft case and a pretty box (Image: Sony) Sony has released a ‘Walkman’ to mark the 40th anniversary of its iconic portable cassette player. But it’s missing one rather obvious missing feature: the ability to play tapes. Just like vinyl, cassettes are experiencing something of a minor cultural …

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How ‘River City Girls’ Makes a Retro Franchise Fresh and New

When you look back at the NES catalog, there are a few dozen titles that float to the top. The vast majority of them are first-party Nintendo classics, with a few other publishers represented. And then, sticking out like a sore thumb, is what might be the first true cult game of the 8-bit era: …

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