Who we are
The Australian Retro Gamer E-Zine – ausretrogamer.com – is an independent video games website committed to spreading the nostalgic vibe of retro gaming culture across the known universe.
Ausretrogamer was established in 2012 and has grown to become a popular independent source for high quality old-school gaming and pop culture news and information. We were even nominated for a Shorty Award in the blogger category in 2014.
- The 2014 Australian Pinball Expo
- The 2015 and 2016 Melbourne Supanova Pop Culture Expo
- The Australian 2015 Timezone Supanova Pinball Championship: Victorian State Final
- Oz Comic-Con Melbourne 2015 and 2016
- EB Games Expo 2015
Please contact alex[at]ausretrogamer.com if you have an event you would like us to contribute to or cover.
As well as articles published on the ausretrogamer site, founder Alex Boz regularly contributes to publications such as:
- Push Square (e.g. A Brief History Of Virtual Reality)
- Nintendo Life (e.g. Super Mario Bros. 3 vs. Star Fox & Donkey Kong: Tabletop vs. Game & Watch)
- Gametraders LIVE
- STACK Magazine; and
You can also listen to Alex on the Press Play On Tape podcast.
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Alex Boz, Editor-In-Chief / Video Game Historian
Alex is a collector, arcade extraordinaire, pinball tragic, an Atarian and a C64 lover. Alex has been gaming since the early 80s when the weapon of choice was a joystick with a single fire button.
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Contact Alex at alex[at]ausretrogamer.com
Ms. ausretrogamer (Kerith S), Editor & Researcher
Lover of science fiction, fashion, books, movies and TV. Player of games, old and new.
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Contact Ms. ausretrogamer at admin[at]ausretrogamer.com
Aaron Clement, Contributor
Tassie based retro gaming guy. Father of 3 and married to the very tolerant Kellie Clement. Coffee powered!
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Dr. Brant Raven, Contributor
Scientist, philosopher & technologist. Science Fiction über-aficionado, retro gamer, curator & bibliographer. Creator of the Star Wars Bibliographic Database.
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