You Won’t Believe How Beautiful a Full Wii Collection Looks!
I’ve always regarded Wii game collecting as an ugly venture because of the stark-white cases and lack of color it adds to a game room. (Though it’s still better than the putrid appearance of a full PS1 collection.) I was proven wrong by Reddit member NintendoTwizer who not only collects for the Wii but actually completed...
Sub-Collections
We call ourselves retro game collectors, but what is it that we’re really collecting? With the exception of just a couple of adventurous people I know, nobody collects everything. Aside from the fact that it’s next to impossible financially, it’s too overwhelming to expand our sights to…everything....
Capcom’s Mega Man Legacy Collection Packaging is a Joke
I grabbed the new 3DS Mega Man Legacy Collection bundle last week and some concerns I had about it were realized. Can you give me a few minutes to rage a little bit? Cool. Thanks. Because I think the packaging is a complete joke! OK, before I rip into this thing, know that I am […]
Why You’ll Never Be Able to Collect Every NES Game
If you’re in your 30’s or early 40’s, chances are that you grew up playing the Nintendo Entertainment System, the beloved first console released by Nintendo.  It’s, in a word, classic.  And now that you’re a full-fledged adult with a bunch of disposable income to drop on old video games, you probably...
What’s the Most Meaningful Piece in Your Collection?
Why are you a collector?  What’s the most meaningful piece in your collection?  I recently asked members of the Denver Retro Gamers these questions and here are some of their stories. An Amazing Garage Sale Find Sparks a Lifelong Passion Jesse K. had been casually collecting for a couple of years when a Craigslist garage...