Author: Michael

Lover of all things retro since 1989

1 Up Card Review

clean games 1 up card fluid

One of the most important things when dealing with retro games is the ability to keep them clean. Especially with these games getting older, with some Nes games being over 30 years  at this point. I personally have purchased many a game that was supposedly “broken” or “defective” just for it really to be just …

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Earthworm Jim Review – The 90’s were a weird time.

Erthworm Jim Sega Genesis review

The early to mid 90’s hosted a frenzy of odd mascots and characters for video games. Every developer was just trying to hit a home run with some animal possessing heavy attitude, hoping to grasp people’s attention, or in this case start a toy line. Playmates, hot off the success of their TMNT toys, decided …

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A Brief Overview on the 21 Games on the Snes Classic Edition.

Snes classic 21 games

The Snes Classic Edition is coming on September 29th.           Much like last year’s Nes Classic, this will be a miniature console based on the Snes. This time It features 21 games instead of the 30 on the Nes Classic. The Snes Classic Edition also will include two controllers as opposed …

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Is Megaman’s Soccer Worth the Price?

Megaman soccer worth price

Yes, Megaman’s Soccer. You heard that right.           It is no doubt the Megaman was a gigantic hit on the Nes and even did well on the Gameboy. So when the Super Nintendo came around you would expect nothing but another stellar adventure from the Blue Bomber. That is one of …

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New Retron 1 HD Console by Hyperkin lets you play your Nes Games in glorious HD.

Retron 1 HD

The Retron 1 HD is coming later this Month. Hyperkin has become one of the leaders in creating new solutions to your retro gaming needs. Their newest release coming at the end of this month is the Retron 1 HD. The Retron 1 HD will allow you to play both NTSC and PAL Nes cartridges …

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Disney Afternoon Collection Review Time!

disney afternoon collection review

The Wait is over and the Disney Afternoon Collection is Here! I posted a bit back when this game was announced that it was coming and how excited I was about it. Now after spending some time with the game I am here with my Disney Afternoon Collection review. Did it live up to my …

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Is Bonks Adventure for Nes Worth the Price?

Bonks adventure nes

I was looking through the list of valuable and sought after Nes games a few days back and got to wondering. How Many of these games are worth the high prices? With so many heavy hitters on the console, whats the odds some of these games are just junk. I decided to start with a …

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Nes Classic Discontinued????

Nes Classic discontinued

Bad News, the Nes Classic is Discontinued. Imagine my surprise to find out that Nintendo has officially announced that they will be ceasing production on the Nes Classic Edition. I have no clue why this is a good idea, being as the consoles have been pretty much sold out since launch last November. There was …

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