Sonic Vs. Mario

The history of Sonic (Part 1): Mascot wars

Sonic the Hedgehog is a household name with both older and younger generations. SEGA’s mascot was considered Mario’s rival for years! The era of mascot wars is long gone. With time, they became friends and were even seen together at the Olympics. But just what do we know about the birth of the blue hedgehog?

December 26, 2018

Are you still looking for the ideal present for your family and friends?

Whether you're looking for a vinyl, LEGO®, a comic strip, a figurine, a stamp or a postcard...you’re sure to find a gift that will make them very happy among the millions of collection items available on Delcampe.

December 7, 2018
Tomb Raider Wallpaper

From Lara Croft to Tomb Raider (Part 2)

A true pillar of video gaming, the Tomb Raider franchise has had many sequels. The instalments came out one after the other, but the series was ageing and in need of a second wind. The “new and improved” Tomb Raider of 2013 was the jolt the saga needed, and it gave Lara Croft her lustre back.

May 24, 2018
Evolution de Lara Croft

From Lara Croft to Tomb Raider (Part 1)

Twenty years ago, an unusual 3D adventure game called Tomb Raider was released on the Saturn and PlayStation game consoles. It would revolutionize the gaming world and make its heroine Lara Croft popular around the world.

March 27, 2018

Three Iconic Saturn Console Games… It Was Only Yesterday…Or Nearly!

We’ll start with a shocker: the three games we're going to talk about are 23 years old! In fact, the Saturn 32-bit console that succeeded the Mega Drive came out in 1994 or 1995, depending on the country. The console bridged 2D and 3D. Over 9.5 million Saturns were sold around the world between 1994 and 2000. However, the console lost its sales war against the Sony Playstation which came out at the same time. Yet, the iconic games remain in

January 16, 2018

Do Mario Bros items have any value?

Mario, Nintendo’s famous character, has reigned over the retrogaming world since the 1980’s. Nintendo launched many products based on the success of his video games including figurines, pins, postcards, etc. How valuable are Mario Bros collection items?

December 1, 2017