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Flash Back Friday: Gun * Nac

by Curt Callawayon February 17, 2017
In 1990 there was a huge collection of really great games for a variety of systems. The NES was in its heyday having a good solid 5 years of major success in the North American market. This super hot and open market leads towards some crazy obscure titles, games, stories and themes. Gun Nac was […]

Review: King Oddball

by Curt Callawayon February 13, 2017
A game produced by 10tons King Oddball is loosely a physics based destruction puzzle solver. It’s very reminiscent of Angry Birds with some little twists. Instead of a slingshot you play as King Oddball, a giant moon….. not a space station, and with your crazy long tongue you hurtle huge rocks at tanks, helicopters, and […]

Flash Back Friday: Mario Kart 64

by Curt Callawayon February 10, 2017
20 YEARS! Holy Crap 20! Really?!? That game has been out for 20 years? Yup! Today Feb 10th marks the 20th Anniversary of Mario Kart 64.  This was the second iteration in what has become a Nintendo staple for every system and handheld since the SNES. Mario Kart on the SNES was all good, and […]

Flash Back Friday: Mad Dog McCree

by Curt Callawayon February 3, 2017
Howdy Stranger! We need your help, Mad Dog McCree’s gang has taken over the town…. he’s been runnin’ a muck and taken the Mayor’s Daughter hostage, can ya help?….. Goood…… The Sheriff has been overrun and is locked up in the jail, you should go git em. This crazy old codger is the Prospector he […]

Flash Back Friday: 4 Player Peripherals

by Curt Callawayon January 27, 2017
If you were to look at todays gaming industry it seems like less than 10% of games published (especially by major studios) are single player only games. Popular game franchises are adding multiplayer modes to their poplar single player titles many of which don’t really fit a multiplayer scheme all that well. It’s odd to think […]

Review – Obliteracers

by Curt Callawayon January 22, 2017
Cartoon racers have been around and prevalent since Super Mario Kart, and we’ve seen all sorts of iterations. Nothing, at least as well as I can remember, is quite like Obliteracers. Obliteracers is a single screen multi-racer demolition derby from Space Dust Studios, and it is fun! Imagine Mario Kart, Twisted Metal, and Spy Hunter […]