Game Reviews: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (NES)

This was the second game I ever beat on the Nintendo. Well, when I say “I” that means it was really a group effort. You see, this was a game that took a little time to beat. One couldn’t merely load a checkpoint and continue from a previous day. Nope, back in those days weContinue reading “Game Reviews: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (NES)”

Gamer Reviews: Elder Scrolls IV OBLIVION (XBOX 360)

This was the first game I ever purchased when I bought the XBOX 360. I had skipped the first XBOX so this was my first foray into what Microsoft could do. I still remember my visit to gamestop around two weeks after launch. ME: Do you have any Xbox 360s? GAMESTOP EMPLOYEE: *eyebrow raised* UhContinue reading “Gamer Reviews: Elder Scrolls IV OBLIVION (XBOX 360)”

Game Reviews: FZERO (SNES)

Do any of you remember this classic? When I was like 10, I had a dream. I was going to be the fastest FZERO driver on the planet. Surely, hovercraft death racing would take off by the time I grew up. I had the entire backstory memorized to. (Back in the SNES days, little bookletsContinue reading “Game Reviews: FZERO (SNES)”

Game Reviews: Super Mario Speed Running

I discovered a few months ago the video game subculture of Super Mario speed running. If you search youtube, there are many champions of past and present showing replays of their great achievements. ¬†According to the official site http://www.speedrun.com this the current record list. Behold the glory. If there was a Gamer Olympics, America wouldContinue reading “Game Reviews: Super Mario Speed Running”