Insanely Fast Button Presser Says Goodbye

For nearly 30 years, Hudson's human mascot has been Takahashi Meijin, who rose to prominence during the company's heyday. Today, he revealed he's leaving the company. » 5/23/11 3:00am 5/23/11 3:00am

Vintage Gaming Collection Washed Away In Aussie Floods

Over the past week, large areas of Australia's eastern seaboard have been ravaged by floods. Billions of dollars worth of damage has been done, and sitting quietly amidst that tally is this man's retro gaming hardware collection. » 1/17/11 7:30am 1/17/11 7:30am

PlayStation Network Gets Another 'Virtual Console' Platform In Japan

Japanese PlayStation 3 owners are already enjoying some of the TurboGrafx-16 library, courtesy of Hudson's "PC Engine Archives" that let modern gamers experience a handful of 16-bit classics. One more console is being added to Hudson's list: the SuperGrafx. » 4/14/10 10:00pm 4/14/10 10:00pm

The Console With The Best Game Scores Is...

According to Japanese game magazine Famitsu, that is. The publication has crunched the review scores and has listed the platforms in order with the best library of games. » 3/25/10 3:00am 3/25/10 3:00am

TurboGrafx-16 (PC Engine) On The Japanese PSN

The Japanese PlayStation Network is the latest home for the TurboGrafx-16 (PC Engine) games. Starting today, four retro Hudson games will be available for download as part of the "PC Engine Archives": » 7/15/09 7:00am 7/15/09 7:00am

Takahashi Meijin On Likelihood of Hudson Hardware Return...

Hudson Soft no longer makes video games consoles, but at one time, it did. Best known for the PC Engine (TurboGrafx-16), Hudson stepped out of the home hardware market it in 1999 in Japan. In the years that followed, the company was purchased by Japanese developer Konami. Hudson human mascot Takahashi Meijin tells… » 10/03/08 5:00am 10/03/08 5:00am