Are Games Too Complex Or Am I Just An Old Gamer?
I’ve got some lawn chasin’, fist shakin’ things to say about a nasty little trend that seems to have gotten worst lately: Video games have gotten too complex for their own good. I’ve had a lot of complaints about where RPG’s have gone the last 5-10 years. I find that I love early RPG’s where […]
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....
What Does Today’s NX News Mean for Nintendo?
Today, we all woke up to an avalanche of news from Nintendo, among it being that the Nintendo NX will be released in March 2017. This is both exciting and shocking at the same time. It’s real. And…IT’S REAL! Let’s break down all the news and what this means over the next 11 months. The NX is […]
An Entire Collection in 3 Mystery Boxes
When Gaz saw a Craigslist ad for someone’s garage sale, he wrote them to ask about the “many video games” they eluded to in the description.  He didn’t hear anything back and three weeks ultimately passed before…surprise…the seller called him back!  The garage sale had been canceled and they...
Wii Bundle for $140 (Plus Trade Spoils)
Wii bundles appear to be on the rise lately as John B. discovered when he purchased a Wii system with the Wii games pictured for $140 on Craigslist. Aside from some singles, this is the first big lot he’d ever found in the wild. As he describes: On Saturday night I was inspired to search […]
The Top 5 Best Games I Played In 2014
While 2014 wasn’t the best year for video games, it was a spectacular one if you’re a Nintendo fanboy like myself.  I got to play some amazing games across the platforms I play most: Wii U, 3DS, PSP, Mac, and iPhone.  I picked out my five favorites and it was definitely not easy. Before we begin, take […]