Top 10 Worst Things About Retro Gaming

As good as retro gaming was it was not without problems.

The Top Ten

1 Early Copy Protection

These were a huge pain in the butt to deal with having to find the code just to play the game. - egnomac

2 Lack of Saving

Another thing that sucked about retro gaming was the lack of save fearure in most games you pretty much had to finish the game in one run, passwords were included but they don't help much you had to write it down and often would end up losing them even worse padswords were ridiculously long and letters sometimes look like numbers if you enter it wrong the first time you have to start over again and input the password. - egnomac

I hate these sort of games... - TwilightKitsune

3 No Online Guides

Usless you have Nintendo Power, other gaming magazines or strategy guides your gonna have a hard time figuring out where your suppose to go next and end up getting stuck. - egnomac

4 LJN Games

They were notorious for making really crappy games just to name a few Back to The Future, Jaws, The Uncanny X-Men, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Friday the 13th, A Nightmare on Elm Street I could go on. - egnomac

5 Long Loading Screens
6 Cheap Deaths

Retro games were notorious for cheap deaths, usually there are one hit deaths sometimes when you get hit by an enemy you get pushed back a little and if that werent enough if your near a pit youll almost always end up gravitating towards it towards your death. - egnomac

7 Bad Arcade Ports

More often than not ports of arcade games are downgraded or change completly. - egnomac

8 Broken Games
9 Glitches

Ha! Retro Gaming is BACK. People enjoyed them in the past so what's wrong with enjoying retro games. You can watch black-and-white films, watch a silent movie, read a classic book. Watch re-runs of shows you enjoyed. Many prefer seasons 1-8 or 1-9 Simpsons than after.

10 Little or No Continues

Your usually givin a limited number of continues or no continues at all. - egnomac

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