Amazon Retro Zone Invites You to Compete Nov.14-15

November 14, 2017 Written by

Speed Runs Today and Tomorrow

Amazon Appstore’s Retro Zone, which claims to be "the ultimate online destination for all things retro gaming," is partnering with Twitch influencers this Nov. 14-15 to stream retro games available on the Amazon Appstore and compete in speed runs against viewers.

Fans who post the fastest speed runs of Sonic the Hedgehog 2 or Metal Slug on each of the streamer’s Twitch pages, linked below, will have the chance to win one of four Fire HD 8 tablets, plus those who visit Retro Zone before November 15 at 11:59 p.m. PST can enter for a chance to win one of four SEGA Flashback Consoles.

You’ll find confirmed channels, participating games and more details below:

- Clint Stevens - Sonic the Hedgehog 2

- Witwix - Sonic the Hedgehog 2

- Elajjaz - Metal Slug

- Werster - Sonic the Hedgehog 2

Retro Zone is also refreshing its available products for retro gaming fans

That includes new video games, consoles, clothing, toys and more. The hub now features the full Mega Man mobile collection, including Mega Man 1-6, and will soon be adding new retro consoles like Atari Flashback 8 Gold and Atari Flashback Portable. Fans can see the full slate of new products by visiting the Retro Zone landing page.

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