Tag: flashback friday

“We’re gonna be in trouble” with this Cheesy Cartoons look at Darkstalkers!!

What’s up J1 Fans! The weekend is upon us so it is time to sit back, relax, take a break from this whole outbreak thing and go on another trip down cartoon memory lane. Fighting games were reaching their zenith in popularity during the era of Arsenio Hall’s fist pump and colorful clothing that broke …

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Walk like an Egyptian in “Awesome Cartoons” with Mummies Alive!

When we see mummies, we think of these slow, lumbering bandaged corpses who come to life due to the greed of a poor unfortunate soul who disturbed their slumber. These undead creatures are ready to curse all who dare enter their tombs. But what if they were shown in a different light – shown as …

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Take a slash back at the original Ninja Gaiden Trilogy!!

Ninjas. Masters of stealth. Experts in the silent kill. The ninja is one of most recognizable figures in pop culture. From movies to music to cartoons, the ninja has always been shown to possess incredible combat prowess and mystic powers. In video games, ninja do awesome stuff like fight of demons, military soldiers and wield …

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“On the Next Level” kicks back with Shaq Fu!!

Licensing basketball players who quickly rose to popularity in the 90s was a common thing. Besides Madden football games, games about the stars of the court were a bigger deal than the “box” haircut. Shaquille O’Neal quickly rose to fame by becoming one of the best centers in the NBA, winning Rookie of the Year …

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Let’s get dangerous with Darkwing Duck in “Awesome Cartoons!!”

At one time, Disney ruled the airwaves with its many television series, airing both on Saturday mornings and weekday afternoons. Yes, there was a time when cartoons came on after school. (God, I miss that.) Anyway, the “House of Mouse” had several shows under its roof that featured well known characters such as Chip n …

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“On the Next Level” kicks it with Kung Fu Master!!

Martial arts. One of the oldest fighting styles known to man. The Chinese martial art, known as Kung Fu, was introduced by the Yellow Emperor Haungdai during the Xia Dynasty more than 4000 years ago. Over time, Kung Fu has become one of the most recognized fighting styles among the Chinese arts. Kung Fu can …

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Let’s get Mad, Bad and Crazy with Battletoads in “On the Next Level!!”

Toads. Turtles. Sharks. What do these animals have in common, besides the fact that they live and around water? Well, they are the subject of several cartoons and accompanying games released in the decade of high top sneakers and the first Bush Administration. The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles had the airwaves and digital world under …

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Bounce around with the Gummi Bears in “Awesome Cartoons!!”

Are you ready for action?! Are you ready for adventure?! Do you like gummi bears? Well, we have it all in this edition of “Awesome Cartoons!” Sorry I’ve been away but Devildriver1313 is back to take you on a trip back into cartoons’ past. If you’re like me then you remember the days of picking …

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Take flight with Gargoyles in “Awesome Cartoons!!”

Gargoyles are creatures of myth. We see them perched atop of churches, cathedrals and other old world buildings. Some tales depicted them as representatives of the demonic. Other folklores saw them as protectors used to ward off evil spirits. There are even tales of them coming to life after sunset to take flight into the …

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Time Warp Review scares up Darkstalkers: The Night Warriors!!

There are a lot of good fighting games due out this year. Ever since the genre was restored thanks to Capcom and their release of Street Fighter IV, and Netherrealm Studios with their reboot of Mortal Kombat, fighting games seem to be on the rise again. In that same time frame, fans have been wanting …

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