Tag Archives: NES

NES Oddities and The NES System Compendium

I enjoy receiving new books on video games, and it’s a huge bonus when you have an article in one. This week I received The Nintendo Entertainment System Compendium and NES Oddities & The Homebrew Revolution, which are really long … Continue reading

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Retro Review: Darkwing Duck

I hate that I never knew about this game when I was a kid, because it might have rivaled DuckTales for me as a top platformer. The show only ran from 1991-1992, but it remains the cartoon I revisit the … Continue reading

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Retro Replay: Bible Adventures

My mother passed away recently. She didn’t have a lot of money when I was growing up and video games were expensive, not to mention that as a child I couldn’t go outside as much, so I would burn through … Continue reading

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A Nightmare on Elm Street

As a huge fan of the film series this title takes its inspiration from I was sad to have somehow missed out on the game until college. I had played Friday the 13th though and was not impressed, and something … Continue reading

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8 NES Games That Were Never Officially Released

When I was younger I remember hearing about a Star Trek V game coming out for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Even though it was inspired by the worst film in the series, I still eagerly awaited the new adventure with … Continue reading

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10 Games For the Original Nintendo Every Retro Game Collection Needs

The Nintendo Entertainment System, a console that just celebrated its thirtieth anniversary, has cemented its place in gaming history without question. This goliath of a console had one of the largest libraries in gaming history and is still receiving hacks … Continue reading

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