Tag: Retro Games

World wide sales of Super NES mini reaches 5 million units!!

The results are in! Nintendo reports that the Super NES classic mini has sold 5.28 million units as of today. The home of Mario has previously reported that their shrunk down version of their classic console sold 4 million units in February. The Super NES mini debuted last September in Europe and North America, and …

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Sega teases return to the console market?! Not so fast, sparky!

Those of us raised in the 90s will remember the above slogan that Sega used to stick it to Nintendo during the great Console Wars. Sega gained an upper hand with the release of the Genesis in 1992 which introduced their speedy blue mascot, Sonic the Hedgehog. Then, it was a lot of back and …

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Ready Player One is pop culture fun!! *Limited Spoilers!!*

SPOILER WARNING!! Based on: Ready Player One written by Ernest Cline Director: Steven Spielberg Producer: Steven Spielberg Distributer(s): Warner Bros. Amblin Entertainment Release date: March 29, 2018 Do you like games? Do you like pop culture? Are you a fan of both? Then Ready Player One is the movie you have been looking for. Based …

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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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“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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Jump into the ring with Pit Fighter!! Time Warp Review!!

If you’re old enough to remember the 1992 US Olympic basketball “Dream Team”, then you will recall the fighting game boom of that decade. The era of the Clinton Administration was where several companies put out their best fighters, generating a new influx of attendees to the arcade scene. Capcom and Midway held the top …

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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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My time at TooManyGames was great!!

The annual event for gamers kicked off this past weekend in Oaks, PA. As always, Too Many Games attracts players of all ages as well as provide nostalgia for older gamers and introduce upcoming developers trying to enter the video game market. There was no shortage of venders displaying a displaying the history of home …

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Let’s kill some time with Time Killers!! Time Warp Review!!

Active the Flux Capacitor and enter the wormhole! It’s time for another Time Warp Review! Fighting games were all the rave in the decade of grunge, the Gulf War and the dissolution of Russia. The movement was started by Capcom’s Street Fighter II, took a morbid turn with Midway’s Mortal Kombat and entered the third …

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Grab your board and hit the half pipe!! Time Warp Review want you to Skate or Die!!

Arise! Arise! I, Devildriver1313, have risen! And I bestow upon you another review from gamers’ past! Before Tony Hawk grinded his way in our souls, before SSX tricked into the core of our beings, there was a game that fueled us with the power of the shred and the agility of the aerial jester. That …

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