Tag Archives: Retro

Plumbers Don’t Wear Ties 2: A Redemption That Almost Was

In my writing about games I have covered the beloved, the hated and unique titles that come across my desk, in an attempt to share experiences, to expose others to great stories or create memories, and in a hope to … Continue reading

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Blasto: Pulling the Trigger on an Old Hero

[Editor’s Note: Blasto celebrates its 20th anniversary today! As such, we had retro writer extraordinaire Stephen Wilds take a look back at the game.] They say never meet your heroes, and Captain Blasto is a potent example of that. It has … Continue reading

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Insomniac’s Spider-Man has the Opportunity to Swing Higher by Learning from the Past

Insomniac’s Spider-Man video game was announced at E3 2016 and was shown off to a rousing applause, which is no surprise to anyone who knows the slew of titles he has starred in throughout the years. I knew we would be waiting … Continue reading

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A Post That Is Kind Of About Wario’s Woods…

A video caught my attention recently, where Miketendo acquired a factory sealed copy of Wario’s Woods for the original Nintendo. It was released in February of 1994 and holds the distinction of being the last licensed game for the system … Continue reading

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Zombies Ate My Neighbors: Death by Funny References

I always have trouble picking a game to review for October because the titles I love have been done to death and the more obscure ones can be hard to find information on or are honestly just painful to get … Continue reading

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Retro Review: Crash Bandicoot: Warped

After I spent way too much time researching what a bandicoot actually was, and since I did play the first one as a kid as well as a bit of Crash Team Racing in college, I figured it best to pick something … Continue reading

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Retro Replay: Gubble

I have played this game for several hours and done plenty of research, but I’m still not entirely sure what it means or why the disc exists in my hands. This is usually where I would make a joke about … Continue reading

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