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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 daily 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.

Events

The ausretrogamer team love to take part in events – we are proud to have helped run the classic gaming area at PAX Aus in 2013 and 2014. We have also covered events such as:

Please contact alex[at]ausretrogamer.com if you have an event you would like us to contribute to or cover.

Other work

As well as articles published on the ausretrogamer site, founder Alex Boz regularly contributes to publications such as Reset, Nintendo Life (e.g. Super Mario Bros. 3 vs. Star Fox & Donkey Kong: Tabletop vs. Game & Watch), Gametraders LIVESTACK Magazine and news.com.au.

You can also listen to Alex on the Press Play On Tape podcast.

Social media

Ausretrogamer is active on social media, so join in the conversation on TwitterFacebookGoogle+, Instagram and Tumblr!

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Contact

Get in touch with us to discuss submissions and suggestions for posts, events, projects and/or collaborations – or just to say hi!

Advertising

We welcome advertising (options include ad squares and banners, side bar text links and sponsored posts) – please visit our advertising page if you are interested.

The team

alex bozAlex Boz, Founder & Editor-In-Chief / Video Games 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.
Follow Alex Boz on Twitter
Contact Alex at alex[at]ausretrogamer.com

 

ms ausretrogamerMs. 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

 

 

brant ravenDr. Brant Raven, Contributor
Scientist, philosopher & technologist. Science Fiction über-aficionado, retro gamer, curator & bibliographer. Creator of the Star Wars Bibliographic Database.
Follow Brant Raven on Twitter and Pinterest
Contact Brant at admin[at]ausretrogamer.com

 

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