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32 Years Ago, ‘The Legend of Zelda’ Was Released

32 Years Ago, ‘The Legend of Zelda’ Was Released

A classic adventure about a kid in a green tunic to save the princess….and every game after that pretty much built from it. 32 years ago, the original ‘The Legend of Zelda’ was released on the Super Famicom in Japan. It wasn’t released in America until February 21 the following year, but this was the…Read more »

Blast Processing? Sega Genesis is 30 Years Old Today!

Blast Processing? Sega Genesis is 30 Years Old Today!

Holy crap, 30 years. August 14th, 1989 was a day where a video game system ushered in the 16 Bit era. The Super Nintendo was making it’s way to shelves soon, but it all started with a game console that brought in the ‘cool’ kids to gaming, and that was the Sega Genesis, and today?…Read more »

Original Pokemon Card Collection Sells For Mucho Bucks

Original Pokemon Card Collection Sells For Mucho Bucks

Got any old Pokemon cards laying around? If you are reading this and a living breathing human being, you probably have heard or know what Pokemon is. It’s a cultural phenomenon that has been taking over the world since 1998 and has never really slowed down since. As a kid in that time, I fell…Read more »

30 Years Ago Today, Nintendo’s ‘Game Boy’ Was Released

30 Years Ago Today, Nintendo’s ‘Game Boy’ Was Released

Now you’re playing with power, portable power. 30 years ago today, one of the biggest game consoles of all time was released, and that of course is Nintendo’s Game Boy. All you needed was 4 AA batteries, Super Mario Land, and you could go anywhere and play your favorite video games! As a kid, I…Read more »

Unpopular Opinion: I Prefer Crackdown Over Grand Theft Auto…

Unpopular Opinion: I Prefer Crackdown Over Grand Theft Auto…

I’m prepared for the hate on this one, and that’s fine. Lately, I have been addicted to Crackdown 3 on my Xbox One. Mind you, I have always loved the Crackdown games. Super cops chasing after agility orbs, taking down gangs with crazy ass weapons (the light shotgun FTW), all in a futuristic setting that…Read more »

E3 Gaming Expo is Blowing My Mind So Far…

E3 Gaming Expo is Blowing My Mind So Far…

The annual E3 gaming expo is in full stride right now, and I can’t even handle how much awesomeness is occurring right now. Last night, everything started up with the big ol’ Xbox Press Conference with all sorts of amazing announcements which included: Cyberpunk 2077 release date Keanu Reeves in Cyberpunk 2077 New Xbox Console…Read more »

Super Earth Defense Force is an Underrated SNES Gem

Super Earth Defense Force is an Underrated SNES Gem

Last night I was playing my Mini-SNES…sure I have the big ol PC, Playstation 4, Xbox One gaming powerhouses, but playing some old school 16-bit is where it’s at. Super Nintendo to this day is still my favorite video game console of all time. The games just continue to hold up…Original NES looks dated (still…Read more »

Nintendo 64’s ‘Perfect Dark’ is 19 Years Old!

Nintendo 64’s ‘Perfect Dark’ is 19 Years Old!

Goldeneye 007 on Nintendo 64 was the game that started a Multiplayer Revolution, but it was this game that really solidified the deal. A game called ‘Perfect Dark’ was released on the Nintendo 64 this day 19 years ago! Many people feel this game was the definitive multiplayer shooter, but it’s not as fondly remembered…Read more »

Super Mario RPG is 23 Years Old Today!

Super Mario RPG is 23 Years Old Today!

Man, where did the time go? 23 years ago, a little game named ‘Super Mario RPG; Legend of the Seven Stars’ was released on the Super Nintendo. To this day, it is still one of my favorite games to play through. Heck, even about a year ago I played though the whole thing on Twitch…Read more »