Author: Michael

Lover of all things retro since 1989

We got a Retro Bit Generations!

retro bit generations

Got a Retro Bit Generations since the NES mini was sold out. I had the same problem as many people when it came to the Nes Mini, I just could not seem to get my hands on one. Eventually, I decided it was time to give up for a while. The Retro Bit Generations had …

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So you want to buy a Nintendo Nes Console? NES Buyer’s Guide

Nes Buyer's Guide

Welcome to our NES Buyer’s Guide, with all the info needed to buy a Nintendo Nes console. Let’s start off our NES Buyer’s Guide by talking about some of the history of the console. The Nintendo Entertainment System was released in the US in 1985, and Europe in 1986. (Wikipedia) It was a gamble made …

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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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