Sega Saturn Sonic R

(Review) Sega Saturn Sonic R Is one of the worst games ever made.

Smango Gaming, Retro, Retro, Reviews

Sega Saturn Sonic R is one of the worst games I’ve ever had the pleasure of playing. I hope you guys enjoy this small review of this horrific game. This is the Sonic Game for Saturn… As far as I know and have researched this is the only Sonic game really made for the Sega Saturn. You do of course …

gameboy blue backlight

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

Smango Gaming, Retro, Retro Hardware, Video Game Hardware Review

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 a child. Older cousins had …

Original Xbox Controller

Remembering the Original Xbox Controller and all of its glory.

Smango Gaming, Retro, Retro Hardware, Technology Reviews

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 Tandy which ran Windows 3.1, …

Coolest Final Fantasy Characters

Coolest Final Fantasy Characters – Top Ten LIST!

Smango Gaming, Lists, Retro, The Top Ten

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 character somewhat. I like the …

gameboy everdrive review

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

Smango Gaming, Retro, Reviews, Video Game Hardware Review

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 reviews, tech reviews and more! …

Final Fantasy Series

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

Smango Articles, Gaming, Retro

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 on true release! Final Fantasy …

Pandora's Box 4S Arcade MAME Machine

Pandora’s Box 4S Arcade MAME Machine with over 800+ Games Review

Smango Retro, Reviews, Video Game Hardware Review

Pandora’s Box 4S Arcade MAME Machine Product Review You’ve made it to a nice┬áPandora’s Box 4S Arcade MAME Machine review. I hope this review helps you if you decide if you’d want to add this to your game collection or if you are looking for a gift. I’ve put it through the test even playing multiplayer/co-op games. This thing does …

Billy MItchell

Billy Mitchell loses his high-scores on Donkey Kong

Smango News, Retro

Billy Mitchell lost his Donkey Kong world record high-scores and more! Mitchell was a person I didn’t even know existed until I watched the King of Kong Documentary. His name has been wiped across the board of all these world records at Twin Galaxies and more. Good at Video Games? Billy Mitchell from what I can tell is actually good …

NES Collecting

NES Collecting Helpful Guide and Tips

Smango Collecting, Gaming, Retro

NES Collecting can be fun, but it also can be very expensive. Let’s get that straight right off the bat about NES Collecting. It’s not that cheap anymore, after 2010 there has been a Retro game outburst in collecting. Given the right knowledge about collecting for the NES, you can probably save a few bucks here and there! I’ve collected …