Tag: Sega Genesis

Kick it old school with Sonic Origins!!

We can’t just get enough of the little blue Speed Demon! Sega drops a trailer for the upcoming Sonic Origins, a new collection of games that take us back to the humble days of Sonic’s beginnings. This packed collection includes Sonic the Hedgehog, Sonic CD, Sonic the Hedgehog 2, and Sonic 3 & Knuckles. It …

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The “Awesome Foursome” are back in one “shelluva” collection!!

What is happening Gamers and Gamettes! I feel ready to party like it’s 1989. Sony’s State of Play has announced the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Cowabunga Collection. This awesome compilation brings the classic TMNT titles many of us have grown up with and still love. Included in the Cowabunga Collection: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (NES), Teenage Mutant …

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Speed back to the past with Sonic the Hedgehog!!

Happy New Year, J1 Fans! Your old pal DevilDriver1313 (or D132) is back and ready to welcome you “On the NXT LVL!” It has been a while since I talked about the good old days of gaming and with older movie and game franchises being given new life, so shall our journey back to yesteryear. …

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Sega announces mini Genesis system!!

It seems like the flames of the great Console Wars are being reignited! Following Nintendo and Sony’s lead, Sega has jumped on the mini console bandwagon by revealing that they will be releasing a scaled down version of the Sega Genesis. The system will come with two controllers, HDMI cable, a USB power adapter 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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“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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Justice League Task Force asssembles “On the Next Level!!”

Superhero games have come a long way in over the years. Before the start of the 21st century, video games based on comic books have had little success except for a select few titles. Rocksteady’s hugely successful “Batman Arkham” series and the highly anticipated “Spider- Man” game from Insomniac Games are among the titles putting …

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Let’s have a shell of a time with TMNT: Tournament Fighters!!

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are one of the most popular hero teams in television and comics. They hit the pinnacle of their popularity in the mid-90s. Evidently, this led to the “Awesome Foursome” being featured in several video games on various home consoles and arcade cabinets. With the fighting game revolution dominating the market, …

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Money!! Prizes!! And more in this Time Warp Review of Smash TV!!

Welcome to Time Warp Review, J1 Fans! I am your host, Devildriver1313 and I’m bringing you a look into gaming past! Now, we all love game shows. Who doesn’t? The excitement! The surprises! The game of chance! The risk! Whatever the reason, game shows are purely entertaining. I am here to take you on journey …

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Castlevania 30th Anniversary!! Time Warp Review of Konami’s classic action/horror series!!

Count Vlad Tepes Dracula has been in many adaptions ever since he was first introduced in Bram Stoker’s novel in 1897. He has become the most recognizable creature of fiction appearing in many formats from Bela Lugosi’s haunting performance to a muppet on Sesame Street to a popular antihero in anime. In the world of …

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