Welcome to Defunct Games, an unexpectedly complicated website with a love for classic games, old school magazines, sarcastic jabs, cheesy box art and awful advertising. We have been skewering the video games industry since 2001, and would like to introduce you to the thousands of reviews, features, articles and comedy pieces. You never know what you'll find when you visit Defunct Games.
What did critics think of your favorite game back in the 1980s and 1990s? Read the original reviews featured in magazines like Electronic Gaming Monthly, Next Generation, Die Hard Game Fan, Nintendo Power, Computer + Video Games, Mean Machines, N-Force, GamePro and more. New episodes every Monday, Wednesday and Friday!
Have you ever wondered how old your favorite video game character will be when they die? Defunct Games puts that question to the test. By studying the lives of gaming's biggest stars, we are able to accurately predict when they'll croak.