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Hyperkin retron 3: thousands of fond memories in one console

Hyperkin Retron 3: Thousands of Fond Memories in One Console

Remember the good ole’ days of gaming? It was a time when every game that came out exceeded your expectations; a time when there were only three controls: movement, action and jump. It was the beauty of simplicity. The games came in bulky cartridges that you were sure could survive a nuclear attack. When these…

Sonic lost world: impressions and expectations

Sonic Lost World: Impressions and Expectations

Poor old Sonic the Hedgehog. As it’s pretty well known by now, everyone’s favorite blue hedgehog had been going through quite a rough patch with some arguably awful games. After suffering through the monstrosity known as Sonic the Hedgehog (2006) and being forced to put up with the storybook spinoffs on the Wii, all seemed…

The glory days of the sega console

The Glory Days of the Sega Console

There was a time when Sega was on top, but those days are long since past. Sega entered the game console market in 1983 with the release of the Saga SG-1000 in Japan.  It packed a 2kb ram which was very impressive for a gaming console of its time.  In order for Sega to compete…

Sonic the hedgehog: sega’s fallen mascot

Sonic the Hedgehog: Sega’s Fallen Mascot

Sonic Has Seen Better Days It’s been nearly 20 years since we’ve seen Sonic the Hedgehog truly in his prime. The 16-bit era of the Sega Genesis gave birth to the character, but these were also his best days. One of my favorite mascots has fallen far since the mid 90’s, and has never quite felt at…

Top 10 retro video games

Top 10 Retro Video Games

Video games have come a long way from those 8 bit systems from Nintendo and other gaming systems. But for those of us who grew up on those gaming system that seem so obsolete to the gamers of today, there is no comparison. Below are the top 10 retro video games that will forever hold a…