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Flash Back Friday: MAR10 a GO Team and Friends Collaboration Article

by Curt Callawayon March 10, 2017
Today is Friday March 10th. Normally not a big deal but this year a few planets have aligned….. Mainly the Flashback Friday feature here at GameOctane, Leet speak for an abbreviated March 10 equals Mario, and with only some exceptions the GameOctane team totally has Nintendo on the brain due to the past week being […]

Flash Back Friday: The Legend of Zelda the Wind Waker – Review

by Curt Callawayon March 3, 2017
Just to do something a little different for this week’s Flash Back Friday I wanted to play and review a an old game I’ve never played before. Because today the latest installment in The Legend of Zelda franchise debuts to the world, I decided to review The Legend of Zelda the Wind Waker. This game […]


Guest Review by Badastle: For Honor

by Curt Callawayon February 19, 2017
A good friend of mine took part in the For Honor Beta and was super excited about what he played. He told me about his adventures with his closest PC playing buddies and even shared some game play he captured. I asked him if he’d be interested on doing a review of the game once […]

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 […]