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gameboy blue backlight

The Original Gameboy blue backlight Mod | Breathing new life into old hardware

The Gameboy Blue Backlight mod is awesome, and I wanted to share my experience with everyone about it. I also want to talk a little bit about the history of the original GameBoy. 1989, I was 3 but the Game Boy was just born. I vividly remember growing up around the Nintendo Game Boy as

Original Xbox Controller

Remembering the Original Xbox Controller and all of its glory.

Do you guys remember the original Xbox Controller? Let’s take a look at some of the histories from my perspective and discuss some of the worst controllers I’ve ever used. Starting with Microsoft diving into the Console market. Microsoft developing for consoles instead of PCs Sure Microsoft has dabbled into creating operating systems for the

Coolest Final Fantasy Characters

Coolest Final Fantasy Characters – Top Ten LIST!

Coolest Final Fantasy Characters is a list I’ve wanted to do for quite some time. These are some of my favorite characters among the seris and it just so happens I think they are the coolest and best characters as well. Most of these characters are from the older games which I’ll touch on each

Slingshot Explorer

Slingshot Explorer: The Twelve Tower REVIEW

Slingshot Explorer was given to me as a review copy. As someone that loves retro and arcade-type video games, they felt that I was a good pick to do a review of this game. It was stressed straight out from the beginning that this game is hard and very difficult.  I might have received this

Millennial Gamers

Millennial Gamers Will They Appreciate games like Gen X?

Now being technically in the “Millennials Gamers” category being born in 1986 I’m a huge retro gamer and collector. I’ve always thought I’m somewhere right in between a Generation X (the tail end) and the very beginnings of a Millennial. What I believe that this means is that I really do appreciate almost anything in

gameboy everdrive review

Nintendo Gameboy Everdrive Review, A great way to play classic games!

Gameboy Everdrive Review X3 I’ve been wanting to do this Gameboy Everdrive Review forever now. It’s almost a miracle I’m getting to it now. Since things are finally slowing down in my home life (new kid being born.) I can get finally get back to more consistent blog writing! So that means more retro game

Cheeky Chooks Review

Cheeky Chooks Review PC Game Review

Cheeky Chooks Review RELEASE DATE: Nov 1, 2018 DEVELOPER: Trilum Studios PUBLISHER: Trilum Studios, RSPCA Have you always wanted to be a Chicken Farmer? Then Cheeky Chooks is the game for you! A “Chook” is a chicken and it is your job to make a chicken farm! Sound Cheeky Chooks has some fun little sounds. Fun as

is quake champions dead

Is quake champions dead?

Is Quake Champions Dead?   You’ve stumbled here searching is Quake Champions Dead? This tells me a few different things. You either really love the game and want it to succeed or you are having that feeling that there is no real sense of community. Or, you are trying to “prove” to your hardcore Quake

Games Series that will never die

Top 10 Video Games and Video Games Series that will never die

Video Games Series that will never die Welcome to John’s Top 10 Video Games and Video Games series that will never die. I’m going to through a brief explanation¬†on why I think each game will continue forward and always be a part of gaming culture. Also perhaps a brief little history with my experience with

Final Fantasy Series

The Fantasy that never ended. A look into the Final Fantasy Series Part 2

This is part 2 of the Final Fantasy Series, the Fantasy that never ended. Continuing with Final Fantasy V of the Final Fantasy Series. Check out part 1 here. Final Fantasy V Hey, look its the other Final Fantasy that was released for the Super Famicom that didn’t make it over to the United States