Konami Anniversary Collections Announced

Konami Anniversary Collection

Celebrating their 50th anniversary, Konami has just recently announced three separate game bundles for Contra, Castlevania, and Arcade Classics, aptly-titled Anniversary Collections. Each collection “includes a bonus eBook packed with new information about the titles, including interviews with the development staff, behind-the-scenes insights, and sketches and design documents never before revealed to the public!” From […]

Maybe it’s Time to Move on to Multiplayer

I’m a somewhat stubborn person. I like my Subway sandwiches the same way every time I order a foot-long. I like to watch movies at the same time every night: 10 PM sharp!. And most importantly, I like my single-player video games – linear, gameplay-driven, heavily-tutorialized, and extremely user-friendly. That’s a code I feel that […]

Carmen Sandiego: A Retrospective Look

Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? Spawning numerous video games, a few TV series, and even board games. There have also been spin-offs and many future iterations to come, including the newest Netflix TV series. This was childhood, at least from my perspective. It came and left, just like most current nostalgic noise; however, […]

SoCal Retro Gaming Expo Recap!

SoCal Retro Gaming Expo - Pasadena Convention Center

This past weekend was extremely fun and very inviting during my trip to SoCal Retro Gaming Expo at the Pasadena Convention Center. I’ve had the opportunity to hang out with old friends, find new ones, and create my own experiences. As someone who primarily takes photos as a hobby, going to a panel is rare. […]

Games That Deserve All Their Rereleases

There are a lot of games that seem to get rereleased over and over. Some, you ask yourself why… but there are other rereleases that will always deserve rereleases. The following are three games that get rereleased over and over, but certainly deserve it. Tetris It would be easier to list the consoles that Tetris […]

Why Link’s Awakening For The Switch Could Spell Trouble

The Legend of Zelda Link’s Awakening is getting a long-rumored reboot on the Nintendo Switch. Honestly, the art style looks amazing. Like a stop motion movie. It even kind of reminds me of Yoshi’s Crafted World. Everything looks like it’s right there in front of you. Let’s not forget that Link’s Awakening is one of […]