I’m starting a new multi-part series on the history of Capcom! And we begin with one of the earliest home games developed internally by them, Trojan!
The Michael Jackson quest continues, as we prepare to take on Mr. Big himself, and rescue those kids! Shamon!
Are you in a dancing mood? Ready to party with the King of Pop? Well, Chris and I join MJ, as he tries to save the children from that nefarious Mr. Big, in the Moonwalker arcade game!
It’s the third and final episode, and the final showdown with Magneto on Asteroid M!
Episode 2 of the X-Men Arcade quest is live! Join us as we assault Asteroid M, and take on the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants!
Anyone who knows me, knows I’m really into comic books, specifically classic comics, especially X-Men comics! So Big Jay, a fellow comic aficionado, joins me to play the X-Men arcade game, as we shop about comics, and reminisce about our favorite X-Men memories!
My buddy Eric Grider of Game vs. Game and I went down to Chicago over Midwest Gaming Classic weekend and checked out the Galloping Ghost Arcade. While we were there, we hunted down ten games that never left arcades! Try to play them at YOUR local arcade!
Hey, look! There’s a movie out! So I guess I should cover the games, since it seems like the film is aimed at people born after the game came out! Here, I look at the arcade original, NES and SMS versions!
In response to the new Rampage movie, starring Dwayne ‘The Rock” Johnson, I am taking a good look at two of the home ports of the arcade classic Rampage. Starting with the original Nintendo Entertainment System port, we take a look at all the giant monster city destroying…
Giant monsters smashing buildings is never NOT cool (unless it’s happening to you). Reed and I play both the classic Rampage arcade game, as well as the 90s sequel “World Tour”!
The dinosaur adventure continues, as we try to save the world in Prehistoric Isle, Part 2!
Do ya like Dinosaurs? Do you like planes and explosions? Do you like classic arcade shootin games? Do you like games where you BLOW UP dinosaurs? Well then this is right up your alley!
Space Harrier for the Sega 32X console is a port of a classic arcade third person 3D shooter. Originally developed by Sega Enterprises in 1985 the game hit the arcades and was well received and praised for it’s innovative visuals and play style. The design is largely attributed…
Kung-Fu Heroes for the Nintendo Entertainment System is a top down action game ported from Japanese arcade game called Super Chinese. The game was developed by Nihon Games and published in North American by Culture Brain in 1986. It was also later made available through Nintendo’s Virtual Console. …
So Chris opened his big mouth, and said he could “easily” get through the original version of Double Dragon. Naturally, William and I decide to hold him to it, and so now the world gets to see JUST how much of a Double Dragon master Chris really…
It’s time to see what Chris and I are really made of. Are we bad enough dudes to save the President? Or will we forever miss out on that delicious burger at the end of the rainbow?
With Mario out of the way, it’s time to get serious! And speaking of serious, it turns out ninjas have kidnapped the President! Are Chris and I bad enough dudes to rescue the Prez? Guess we’ll find out!
In what I guess you could dub “Femme Fatale February”, I’m introducing a two-part look into the history of female game characters, predating the release of Tomb Raider in November of 1996. I think most people would be surprised at just how many game heroines there actually…
Shadow Dancer: The Secret of Shinobi is the 2nd game in the Shinobi series that was released on the Sega Genesis (or Mega Drive for other parts of the world). It was developed and published by Sega in 1990 and has been re-released numerous times, including on the…
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: The Hyperstone Heist is a sidescrolling arcade beat’em up for the Sega Genesis (Mega Drive) from Konami. It is based loosely on the ultra popular Ninja Turtles arcade game “Turtles in Time”, which that was itself based on the popular Saturday morning cartoon (and…
I’ve never understood the appeal of arcades. There was one next to a theatre when I was a kid and I’d go to it once in a while, usually before seeing a movie. I never enjoyed it. Seemed like a waste of money to me. It didn’t help…
The final confrontation with the man behind the mask, Dr. Doom, is here!
We gotta head uptown, to face Wilson Fist, the totally non-legit Kingpin of Crime!
Spidey’s first arch-villain, the Green Goblin, is out to haunt, us! And it’s certainly not laughing matter!
Most people know about the many celebrities in Midway’s NBA Jam TE, but you may not be aware of other hidden things such as a secret NBA Jam TE Fatality Mode!
The Halloween Countdown is finally over, but the Retro Revelations train rolls on! It’s another Wednesday, another video! Our pal Big Jay joins us, as we play the lesser known Sega arcade hit, Spider-Man! Excelsior!
There are so many predictable choices for games to play over Halloween, aren’t there? Silent Hill, Resident Evil, Fatal Frame, Clock Tower. . . hang on, I appear to just be listing random “survival horror” titles here, but you get my point. Let’s look at something…
Debuting in the arcades in 1987, the original “Street Fighter” was the fighting game series that kicked off the popularity of the fighting game genre & this is why This STAGE of the Retro VGM Revival Hour is dedicated to the most amazing tracks from the street fighter…
We’re deep into the dog days of summer, so what better time to roll out some Top Gunning action, with the Neo Geo arcade classic, Aerofighters 2!
Time to look at another arcade classic, this time the 1981 Atari hit, Tempest!
It’s the final Round! And I’m not in it! Who will reign supreme at Mario Bros., Reed, or Corey?
It’s the Semi-Finals, Jesse vs. Reed, to see who faces that jerkface Corey in the Grand Finale.
Round 3 of the Mario Bros. tourney commences. Somewhere along the way, Corey and Reed decided it should be double elimination, so it’s me and Corey, Pt. 2! Will I reign triumphant, or will Corey add some salt to my diet?
Spider-Man has swung back into movie theatres, so it’s time for me to swing into my retrogame collection to talk about some SEGA Spider-Man titles!
It’s Round 2 of the impromptu Mario Bros. tournament! Mario Madness!
And now for a little something different: Mario Bros. Arcade Game Challenge!
I’m back once again to continue to struggle with this freaking dark world forest dungeon I really am not a fan of this one lol. so let’s see how I do in todays adventure and if I can overcome the insanity before the insanity takes over me lol.