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TurboGrafx-16 101: The Beginner’s Guide

TurboGrafx-16 101: The Beginner’s Guide

Presented by Marurun & Racketboy The RetroGaming 101 series is aimed at gamers who are just starting out in the classic gaming scene or are curious about older consoles they don’t yet know much about. Those of you who are especially knowledgeable about the featured console are encouraged to contribute any information that you think would be beneficial in the comments section. If you are new to the featured console and still have questions, you can also use the comments [...]

The Rarest & Most Valuable PC Engine/TurboGrafx 16 Games

About this series: In stark contrast to the Cheapest Games series, this Rare & Valuable series will round up the rarest and most valuable games for a given console or handheld so you’ll know what to look for whether you are buying or selling. In this round-up of collectible games, we will be taking a look at the TurboGrafx-16 and it’s Japanese counterpart, the PC Engine.   Rounding up accurate pricing for the PC Engine/TurboGrafx is significantly tougher than most of [...]

The Best Undiscovered TurboGrafx-16 Games

Usually, when you get a new-to-you console, you can usually find or remember the major games to check out. But what happens when you need something different to play? This is where the “Hidden Gems” come in. Our resident TG-16 expert, marurun, is back to take a look at what the TG16 has to offer. Some of these TG16 games are flawed gems, but as the system itself was something of a hidden gem here in the US most of [...]

The Cheapest TurboGrafx-16 Worth Your Time

When you add a console to your collection, the first thing you want to do is get a handful of games to keep you busy with your new toy. However, most of us can’t spend afford to spend fat pile of cash for a few games. This budget-friendly list should help you quickly find which games will start you off well without emptying your wallet. (Prices listed are an average eBay price for US games, including shipping.) Check out the [...]

TurboGrafx-16 Games That Pushed The Limits of Graphics & Sound

Our resident TG-16 expert, marurun is back at it again (after writing TG-16 101). Much like on the 101 article, he did an awesome job writing just about every word in here. I just rearranged a few things and added some comments. Special thanks to the denizens of the forums at fellow enthusiast site pcenginefx.com. They also acted as a sounding board for our ideas for this article and contributed quite a bit of additional information and ideas. The TurboGrafx-16 [...]

The Games that Defined the TurboGrafx-16

Our resident TG-16 expert, marurun is back at it again (after writing TG-16 101). Much like on the 101 article, he did an awesome job writing just about every word in here. I just rearranged a few things and added some comments. I hope you enjoy learning about this somewhat forgotten gaming machine. (Special thanks also to Fastbilly1 for contributing some of the screenshots.) The TurboGrafx-16 is a system with a split personality and a split reputation. A joint project [...]