Tag: Retro Games

Dec 22 2017

“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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Dec 08 2017

“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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Jun 29 2017

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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Apr 21 2017

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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Jun 28 2016

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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Sep 06 2015

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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Jun 25 2015

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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Aug 11 2014

Classic Game Junkie Retro Video Game Store at J1-Con!

Frank Stanchek Jr, the owner of retro video game store Classic Game Junkie, will be bringing a table to J1-Con full of merchandise from the store! If you love collecting old game cartridges, systems, accessories, instruction manuals and retro figurines, make sure you check it out! For a full list of this year’s J1-Con exhibitors, visit the …

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