Month: October 2016

It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown. Happy 50th!

it's the great pumpkin charlie brown

It’s the Great Pumpkin Charlie Brown is celebrating its 50th Birthday! As a child, my parents always made sure I didn’t miss when the Peanuts specials came on for the holidays, no matter what holiday it may be. A big reason for this is that my siblings and I share a rather large age gap …

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Fall of the Foot Clan. The First Gameboy Review

fall of the foot clan

Fall of the Foot Clan?!?! Lets talk about the Gameboy for a second. It was something that was quite innovative for its time. Yes it had its flaws with the multiple shades of gray on a green screen that didn’t light up, but this was something from the 80s that let you take versions of …

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SFC30 Bluetooth Gamepad by 8bitdo – Best Retro Game Controller Hands Down.

SFC30 Bluetooth

The SFC30 Bluetooth Gamepad. (Purchased the Review unit in full personally, any links may be affiliate) The 8bitdo SFC30 bluetooth gamepad is hands down the best controller I have found for playing retro games or emulators on PC, Android, and IOS devices. It is made by a chinese company called 8bitdo, but don’t let that …

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Adventure Island NES. Retro Game Review.

Adventure Island NES. Retro Game Review.

The First Adventure Island Adventure Island is a platformer released on the NES in the late 80s. It follows the character Master Higgins trying to rescue his girlfriend Tina from an evil witch doctor. Game play is pretty much your standard run from left to right through the stage with some twists. There are enemies …

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We Earned our Wings! PilotWings SNES

Expert Pilotwings SNES

Learning to fly with Pilotwings on the SNES Pilotwings is a somewhat lighthearted style of flight simulator for the SNES. It was actually a launch title for the system and looked quite good even for being released so early. I personally feel like it holds up well today. Pilotwings is played in a license acquisition …

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The Donkey Kong Country Competition Cartridge….

The Donkey Kong Country Competition Cartridge....

I felt like it was time to cover something very rare. Above was footage the Donkey Kong Competition Cartridge. (ROM) The Donkey Kong Competition Cartridge was used in the Nintendo Powerfest 94 and the Blockbuster Video Game Championships 2. (I actually competed in both sets of the Blockbuster Championships). Essentially it was a 5 minute …

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Its Officially Halloween Season, We Watched BeetleJuice!

Its Officially Halloween Season, We Watched BeetleJuice!

Halloween is My Wife’s Favorite Time of Year. Now that is is October, we are now full swing into the Halloween season. This means all this month will be the standard Halloween activities with movies, pumpkin carving, etc. We decided to start off this year by watching BeetleJuice as it has been years since either …

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Baseball Evolved?? Super Baseball 2020

Baseball Evolved?? Super Baseball 2020

Baseball Has Evolved… Super Baseball 2020 is Here! Baseball has evolved into a sport no longer just played by man in Super Baseball 2020. This is a game played by men, women and robots. What?!? Robots you say?? Yes, this is robot baseball. The humans do have armor that can be powered up to try …

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